Contributors

James B. Allen (Ph.D., University of Southern California) is Professor Emeritus of History at Brigham Young University.

Davis Bitton (Ph.D., Princeton University) is Professor Emeritus of History at the University of Utah.

Susan Easton Black (Ed.D., Brigham Young University) is Professor of Church History and Doctrine at Brigham Young University.

Donald Q. Cannon (Ph.D., Clark University) is Professor of Church History and Doctrine at Brigham Young University.

Richard O. Cowan (Ph.D., Stanford University) is Professor of Church History and Doctrine at Brigham Young University.

Scott H. Faulring (M.P.A., Troy State University) is Research Historian at the Joseph Fielding Smith Institute for Latter-day Saint History at Brigham Young University.

John Gee (Ph.D., Yale University) is Assistant Research Professor of Egyptology at the Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies (FARMS) and Research Associate for the Center for the Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts (CPART) at Brigham Young University.

Gary P. Gillum (M.L.S., Brigham Young University) is Religion, Philosophy, and Ancient Studies Librarian at Brigham Young University.

Kenneth W. Godfrey (Ph.D., Brigham Young University) is retired from the LDS Church Education System and is a historian, writer, and newspaper columnist.

Andrew H. Hedges (Ph.D., University of Illinois) is Assistant Professor of Church History and Doctrine at Brigham Young University.

Kent P. Jackson (Ph.D., University of Michigan) is Professor of Ancient Scripture at Brigham Young University.

Glen M. Leonard (Ph.D., University of Utah) is Director of the Museum of Church History and Art in Salt Lake City.

Robert J. Matthews (Ph.D., Brigham Young University) is Professor Emeritus of Ancient Scripture, Brigham Young University.

Donald W. Parry (Ph.D., University of Utah) is Associate Professor of Hebrew Language and Literature at Brigham Young University.

Noel B. Reynolds (Ph.D., Harvard University) is Associate Academic Vice President and Professor of Political Science at Brigham Young University.

Stephen D. Ricks (Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, and Graduate Theological Union) is Professor of Hebrew and Cognate Learning at Brigham Young University.

Royal Skousen (Ph.D., University of Illinois) is Professor of English and Linguistics at Brigham Young University.

John A. Tvedtnes (M.A., University of Utah) is Associate Director of Research at the Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies (FARMS) at Brigham Young University.

John W. Welch (J.D., Duke University) is the Robert K. Thomas Professor of Law at the J. Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Young University, and Editor in Chief of BYU Studies.

David J. Whittaker (Ph.D., Brigham Young University) is Curator of Western and Mormon Manuscripts, Harold B. Lee Library, and Associate Professor of History at Brigham Young University.