Third Wave Womanism Is A New Movement Within Religious Studies With Deep Roots In The Tradition Of Womanist Religious Thought While Also Departing From It In Key Ways After A Helpful And Orienting Introduction, This Volume Gathers Essays From Established And Emerging Scholars Whose Work Is Among The Most Lively And Innovative Scholarship Today The Result Is A Lively Conversation In Which To Question Is Not To Disavow To Depart Is Not Necessarily To Reject And Where Questioning And Departing Are Indications Of The Productive Growth And Expansion Of An Important Academic And Religious Movement.
Writer, scholar and activist, Monica A Coleman is committed to connecting faith and social justice An ordained elder in the African Methodist Episcopal Church, Coleman has earned degrees at Harvard University, Vanderbilt University and Claremont Graduate University Coleman is currently Associate Professor of Constructive Theology and African American Religions and Co Director of the Center for Writer, scholar and activist, Monica A Coleman is committed to connecting faith and social justice An ordained elder in the African Methodist Episcopal Church, Coleman has earned degrees at Harvard University, Vanderbilt University and Claremont Graduate University Coleman is currently Associate Professor of Constructive Theology and African American Religions and Co Director of the Center for Process Studies at Claremont School of Theology in southern California As a survivor of rape, Coleman became committed to speaking out against sexual violence in 1996 She founded and coordinated The Dinah Project, an organized church response to sexual violence, at Metropolitan Interdenominational Church in Nashville, TN Her expertise in religion and sexual violence has taken her around the country to speak at churches, colleges, seminaries, universities, and regional and national conferences.Coleman s writings focus on the role of faith in addressing critical social issues In her book, NOT ALONE Reflections on Faith and Depression, Coleman offers a 40 day devotional wrestling with depression in a spiritual context Coleman wrote about church responses to sexual violence in THW DINAH PROJECT a Handbook for Congregational Response to Sexual Violence In MAKING A WAY OUT OF NO WAY a Womanist Theology, Coleman discusses inter religious responses to the joys and pains of black women s lives She is the co editor of CREATING WOMEN S THEOLOGIES A Movement Engaging Process Thought and editor of the newly released AIN T I A WOMANIST TOO Third Wave Womanist Religious Thought.Because of her work with religion and justice, the interdenominational preaching magazine The African American Pulpit named Coleman one of the Top 20 to Watch The New Generation of Leading Clergy Preachers under 40 Coleman s articles have been featured in a variety of publications including ESSENCE, Journal of Feminist Studies in Religion, Philosophia and Aspire Women of Color Study Bible.She blogs on the intersection of faith and depression at www.BeautifulMindBlog.com and writes a column, Women, In Flesh and Spirit at www.Patheos.com, the website named by Newsweek as the place to get smarter about religion She has been featured as an interviewed guest on NPR, blogtalk radio shows and www.PsychCentral.com She is a research fellow with the New Media Project that helps religious leaders become theologically savvy about technology For her willingness to share and serve online, she was listed as 2012 s Top 100 by the Digital Sisterhood Network She often teaches Bible study in her local church, and speaks widely on religion and sexuality, religious pluralism, churches social media, mental health, and sexual and domestic violence
- 229 pages
- Aint I a Womanist, Too?
- Monica A. Coleman
- 18 March 2018 Monica A. Coleman