Mark Lewis Taylor

Mark Lewis Taylor
Princeton Theological Seminary, Theology and Culture

Mark Lewis Taylor is Maxwell M. Upson Professor of Theology and Culture at Princeton Theological Seminary. Taylor’s major interests are in the political philosophy of religious practices and theological discourse, particularly in Christian communities and also broader social movements. He has served as the Chair of the Religion & Society Committee at Princeton Seminary, and teaches numerous courses on political theory and theological discourse. His most recent book is The Theological and the Political: On the Weight of the World (2011). Taylor received the Best General Interest Book Award for his earlier book, The Executed God: The Way of the Cross in Lockdown America (2001).