170808_Burke_005Kelsy Burke is an assistant professor of Sociology at the University of Nebraska Lincoln, where she studies sexuality, religion, and culture in contemporary America.

She is the award winning author of Christians under Covers (published in 2016 by University of California Press), a book that analyzes online Christian sex advice to understand the sometimes contradictory and often surprising ways that some Christians talk about sexual pleasure.

All of Kelsy’s academic journal articles can be downloaded for free through the University of Nebraska Digital Commons.

Her current research includes projects on evangelical women’s ministries; debates over religious freedom laws; and contemporary debates over pornography.