U.S. History

Book TV at Duke University: Kate Bowler, "Blessed: A History of the American Prosperity Gospel"

Kate Bowler

About the Program

Book TV interviewed Kate Bowler about her book, "Blessed," in which she looks at the long history of the prosperity gospel in the United States and profiles prosperity gospel preachers like Joel Osteen, T.D. Jakes, and Joyce Meyer.  This interview, recorded at the Washington Duke Inn in Durham, North Carolina, is part of Book TV's College Series.         

About the Authors

Kate Bowler

Kate Bowler is an assistant professor of the history of Christianity in the United States at Duke Divinity School. 


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Book TV at Duke University: Kate Bowler, "Blessed: A History of the American Prosperity Gospel"

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Past Airings

  • Monday, April 14th at 7:30am (ET)
  • Monday, April 14th at 1:30am (ET)
  • Sunday, April 13th at 1pm (ET)
  • Saturday, April 12th at 8:15pm (ET)
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