Associate Teaching Professor


  • Role:

  • Position:

    • Associate Teaching Professor
  • Concentration:

    • Geography
  • Department:

    • Anthropology and Geography
  • Education:

    • Ph.D. in Geography, University of California-Berkeley
    • A.B., Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School for Public and International Affairs


Dr. John Lindenbaum studies U.S. cultural geography. He recently completed a research project on U.S. food banks, investigating the production of meanings and political subjectivities associated with de-commodified food.


Lindenbaum, John (2018) Big Hunger: The Unholy Alliance between Corporate America and Anti-Hunger Groups. (Andrew Fisher). Antipode.

Lindenbaum, John (2016) Countermovement, Neoliberal Platoon, or Re-Gifting Depot? Understanding Decommodification in U.S. Food Banks. Antipode. 48(2):375-392.

Lindenbaum, John (2013) The neoliberalization of Contemporary Christian Music’s new Social Gospel. Geoforum. 44:112-119.

Lindenbaum, John (2012) The Pastoral Role of Contemporary Christian Music: Evangelical Christian Subjectivities in a Suburban Megachurch. Social and Cultural Geography. 13(1):69-88.

Lindenbaum, John (2009) The Production of Contemporary Christian Music: A Geographical Perspective. Pp. 281-294. In: O. Johansson and T. Bell, (eds), Sound, Society and the Geography of Popular Music. Burlington, VT: Ashgate.


  • GR320, Cultural Geography

  • GR415, The Geography of Commodities

  • GR330, Urban Geography

  • GR213, Climate Migrants