Illustrations Acknowledgments Introduction: "It's Power without the Anger": Spirituality, Gender, and Race in the New Age 1. "Touched by an Angel": The Feminization of the New Age in American Culture 2. "The Indian Way Is What's Inside": Gender and the Appropriation of American Indian Religion in New Age Culture 3. Gender on a Plate: The Calibration of Identity in American Macrobiotics 4. The Structure of Prehistorical Memory in the American Goddess Movement 5. New Age Soul: The Gendered Coding of New Age Spirituality on The Oprah Winfrey Show Conclusion: Is New Age Culture the New Feminism? Notes Works Cited Index
Karlyn Crowley is Director of Women's and Gender Studies and Associate Professor of English at St. Norbert College.