Meet the Expert

The Basics

First Name
Rosalynde
Middle Name/M.I.
Frandsen
Last Name
Welch
City
St Louis
State/Territory/Province
Missouri
Country
United States

Professional Information

Categories of Difference
Title
Independent Scholar
Institutional Affiliation
Discipline of Degree
early modern English literature
Biographical Sketch

I am an independent scholar of mormon theology, philosophy, and literature. I hold a PhD from the University of California at San Diego. I actively publish and am involved professionally with the Neal A Maxwell Institute of Religious Scholarship, the Journal of Book of Mormon Studies, and the Mormon Theology Seminary.

Mormon Studies Expertise

Methods/ Approaches
Literary Criticism, Philosophy, Theology
Chronological Focus
I am not bound by time
Geographic Focus
Geographic boundaries do not concern me
Research Topics
Creative Writing (Fiction/Nonfiction/Poetry/etc.), Ecclesiology, Gender/Femininity/Masculinity/Sexuality, Literature, Philosophy, Scripture, Theology
Key Words
metaphysical materialism performativity scriptural philosophy
Bibliography