Sarah Azaransky is also author of The Dream is Freedom: Pauli Murray and American Democratic Faith (Oxford, 2011) and editor of Religion and Politics in America’s Borderlands (Lexington, 2013). Currently, she is researching public school desegregation campaigns in New York City.

At Union Theological Seminary, Azaransky teaches courses in social ethics about race and sexualities and their intersections. Recent courses include Sexual Ethics in New York City, Religious and Sexual Legacies of Slavery, and Christian Ethics of Immigration and the Borderlands. 

Azaransky is a graduate of Swarthmore College (BA), Harvard Divinity Schools (MTS), and the University of Virginia (PhD).  She lives in Manhattan with her husband and their two children.