Diane Winston


Diane Winston holds the Knight Chair in Media and Religion at USC's Annenberg School for Journalism. A longtime religion reporter, Winston worked most recently at the Baltimore Sun. Her articles also have appeared in the New York Times, the Washington Post, the Wall Street Journal and the Los Angeles Times. After receiving a Ph.D. in Religion from Princeton University, Winston has authored or edited "Red Hot and Righteous: The Urban Religion of the Salvation Army," "Faith in the Market: Religion and Urban Commercial Culture," and "Small Screen, Big Picture: Television and Lived Religion." You can learn more about her work at