Catherine (CJ) McCrary
- University of Virginia - PhD Religious Studies (in progress)
- Boston University - MTS
- Liberty University - BA Philosophy of Religion
Horror media; Christian aesthetics; Medieval asceticism; The problem of suffering; Theologies of the cross; Torture; Affect theory; Phenomenology of religion
- "Behind the Veil: Mysticism and the Reply to Hiddenness in the Work of Travis Dumsday" in Quaerens Deum: The Liberty Undergraduate Journal for Philosophy of Religion 3, no. 1 (2017).
- Jonathan Edwards Award (highest GPA in the graduating Philosophy Department cohort) - May 2017
Dean's Fellow, School of Theology (Boston University), Aug. 2017 - May 2019
- "'A Small Piece of Flesh Between Us and the Blade': Survival Horror Video Games and the Male Gothic Form." Presented at the International Gothic Association Conference, Romeoville, IL, Aug. 1, 2019.
- "Michael Myers and the Erotics of Loss: Gothic Familial Dysfunction in the 20th Century Imagination." Presented at the International Gothic Association Conference, Manchester, U.K., Aug. 2, 2018.
- Vice President, Tau Sigma Honor Society at Liberty University, May 2016 - May 2017