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Almeda Wright

Yale Divinity School
Associate Professor
Almeda M. Wright is the Associate Professor of Religious Education at Yale Divinity School. Dr. Wright’s research focuses on African American religion, adolescent spiritual development, and the intersections of religion and public life. Her most recent book is The Spiritual Lives of Young African Americans, and she also co-edited Children, Youth, and Spirituality in a Troubling World with Mary Elizabeth Moore. Dr. Wright’s other publications include several edited volumes such as Albert Cleage, Jr. and the Black Madonna and Child and introductory essays for the Common English Bible Student Edition.