MARTHA S BRADLEY portrait
  • Associate Vice President Academic Affairs
  • Deputy CAO, Sr Vp Academic Affairs - Oper
  • Senior Associate Vice President Undergraduate Studies
  • Dean Undergraduate Studies
  • Adjunct Professor, City & Metropolitan Planning
  • Professor, School Of Architecture

Research Keywords

  • communal religious groups

Presentations

  • Moderator, Women in Architecture SLC Panel. Other, Presented, 04/17/2013.
  • Panelist, Women in Higher Education Plenary Session, Ogden, Utah. Other, Presented, 04/05/2013.
  • "The Sacred Space of the FLDS" Sacred Space and the Mind of the Believer Salt Lake Community College. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/04/2013.
  • "Creative Solutions: Shaping a Woman's Place in the World," Hinckley Institute of Politics. Other, Presented, 03/07/2013.
  • "The Opportunity of Civic Engagement" Mayor's Symposium. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 02/14/2013.
  • "Imagine More" Professional Education Annual Meetings. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/06/2012.
  • LEAP Convocation. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 09/07/2012.
  • "Imagine a Life of Possibilities," Advising Conference, University of Utah. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 07/16/2012.
  • The Architecture of Accessibility: The Shakers, the Oneida, the Branch Davidians and the Latter-day Saints. Communal Studies Association. Union, Kentucky. Conference Paper, Presented, 10/01/2011.
  • Phi Kappa Phi, plenary address. University of Utah. April 7, 2011. Invited Talk/Keynote, Other, 04/07/2011.
  • MUSE Project, Inspiring Teaching Symposium. University of Utah. April 1, 2011. Invited Talk/Keynote, Other, 04/01/2011.
  • “City as Text: Experiential Learning in the Context of a City.” Western Regional Honors Conference. Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 04/09/2010.
  • Claremont, Religious Studies Program. April 16, 2010. Spatial Religious Communities: A Comparison of the Branch Davidians, Oneida, Shakers, LDS and LDS; Mormon Fundamentalism Today. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/2010.
  • Mormon Fundamentalism. Utah Humanities Council Public Square. Park City, Utah. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 01/23/2010.
  • “The Right Fight: The LDS Church’s Campaign against the Equal Rights Amendment”, American Historical Association. San Diego, CA. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 01/2010.
  • A Comparison of the Spatial Worlds Built by the LDS, the FLDS, the Oneida and the Shakers. St. George, Utah. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 01/2010.
  • “Plan on Making a Difference.” University Neighborhood Partners. Westside Leadership Conference. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 12/2009.
  • “The FLDS: Sacred Community and the Construction of Religious Space.” CESNUR. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 10/2009.
  • “The Polygamy Raids on Short Creek and the Yearning for Zion Ranch and the Law of Unintended Consequences” Polygamy and Politics Conference. Victoria, BC. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 10/2009.

Languages

  • French, functional.

Geographical Regions of Interest

  • United States of America
    Western United States; Utah.

Publications

  • Glorious in Persecution: Joseph Smith, American Prophet, 1839-1844. In press, 01/01/2016.
  • Bradley-Evans, Martha. Plural Wife: The Autobiography of Mabel Finlayson Allred. Logan, Utah: Utah State University Press, 2012. Published, 06/01/2012.
  • Bradley, Martha Sonntag (2012). Plural Wife. Utah State Univ Pr. Published, 05/17/2012.
  • “Are We There Yet: Trust, Faith and the Power of a Common Goal,” co-authored by Kristi Ryujin and Martha Bradley, Karen Dace, ed., New York City: Routledge, 2012. Published, 01/01/2012.
  • “Gender in the Branch Davidians,” Anthology on Sexuality and New Religious Movements, Henrik Bogdan, ed. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 2012, forthcoming. Pending, 12/01/2011.
  • Bradley, Martha. "Past as Prologue: The Government Raids on Short Creek and the Yearning for Zion Ranch. In, Stuart Wright and James Richardson. Saints Under Seige. SUNY University Press, 2011. Published, 07/01/2011.
  • Bradley, Martha, "Building Community: The Fundamentalist Mormon Concept of Space," in Stephen Taysom, Dimensions of Faith: A Mormon Studies Reader. Salt Lake City: Signature Books, 2011. Published, 06/01/2011.
  • “A Repeat of History: The Government Raids on the Polygamist Communities of Short Creek and Eldorado,” Cardell Jacobsen, ed. Modern Polygamy in the United States: Historical, Cultural and Legal Issues, Oxford University Press, 2011. Published, 04/01/2011.
  • Salt Lake City: Yesterday and Today. Westside Publishing, 2010. Published, 04/2010.
  • Book Review. Carolyn Jessop. Escape. Communal Studies Journal, 2009. Published, 01/2009.
  • Book Review. Elisah Wall. Stolen Innocence. Communal Studies Journal. Published, 01/2009.
  • Bradley, Martha Sonntag (2005). Pedestals and Podiums. Signature Books. Published, 11/01/2005.