S. Jonathon O’Donnell

Dr. S. Jonathon O’Donnell is a teaching fellow at SOAS, University of London, and has taught on critical theory and religion in global politics. His doctoral thesis deconstructed the ontological and epistemological foundations and material and political effects of demonologies in the contemporary American Christian right, focusing on the discursive construction of sovereignty, futurity, and territoriality in demonologies of gender and sexuality, political Islam, and emerging technologies. His work appears in online—Heidelberg Journal of Religions on the Internet and Zygon: Journal of Religion and Science. He has authored chapters on postsecularism, gender and apocalypse, demonology and poststructuralism, and the representation of demons in contemporary visual media.