Chas S. Clifton is an American academic, author and historian who specializes in the field of pagan studies. Clifton holds a teaching position in English at Colorado State University-Pueblo. He is editor of The Pomegranate: The International Journal of Pagan Studies. He is also an active pagan.
Sarah M. Pike is an associate professor of religious studies at California State University in Chico. She has written about New Age and neopagan religions and is working on a project about teens on the margins of American culture. She addresses Scientology in her writings.