Deanna Ferree Womack

Deanna Ferree Womack is Assistant Professor of History of Religions and Multifaith Relations at Emory University’s Candler School of Theology and a minister in the Presbyterian Church (USA). At Candler she teaches on the history and practice of Christian-Muslim relations and directs the Leadership and Multifaith Program (LAMP). Her research explores encounters between American missionaries and Arab residents of Ottoman Syria in the pre-World War I period. Her first book is Protestants, Gender and the Arab Renaissance in Late Ottoman Syria (Edinburgh University Press, 2019)