Professional Practices and Institutional Location
Boyung Lee, Pacific School of Religion, Presiding
Saturday – 1:00 PM-3:30 PM
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Women of color scholars face many obstacles and hurdles as they teach, write and try to survive in higher institutions. Much of their barrier and difficulties arise from their race, gender and ethnicity and not from any inherent incompetency’s. As women struggle to overcome these racial and gender obstacles, it is important to reimagine new ways of teaching and approaching pedagogy. This panel will examine such ways of engaging pedagogy that begins from the ‘bottom up’ which challenges the dominant pedagogies and leads to activism and new forms of scholarship.
- Carolyn Roncolato, Chicago Theological Seminary
Learning to Learn Differently: Tools for Accountable Relationship between Academic Feminist Theology and Marginalized Women in Poverty
- Altagracia Perez, Claremont School of Theology
Community Organizing with Urban Congregations/Religious Organizations: An Analysis of the Social Justice Campaigns’ Embodiment and Practice of Liberation Theologies and Liberative Pedagogies
- Deborah Buchanan, Lane College
Seeking Cosmological Foundations for Womanist Leadership in Higher Education
- Eboni Marshall Turman, Duke University
Teaching Anti-Sexism in the Black Church: Marshaling Womanist Response
Evelyn L. Parker, Southern Methodist University
Grace Ji-Sun Kim, Georgetown University
Grace Ji-Sun Kim is Visiting Researcher at Georgetown University. She is the author of 5 books, Reimagining with Christian Doctrines co-edited with Jenny Daggers (Palgrave, forthcoming), Contemplations from the Heart (Wipf & Stock, forthcoming), Colonialism, Han and the Transformative Spirit (Palgrave Pivot), The Holy Spirit, Chi, and the Other: A Model of Global and Intercultural Pneumatology (Palgrave Macmillan) and The Grace of Sophia: A Korean North American Women’s Christology (Pilgrim Press). She is a co-editor with Dr. Joseph Cheah for the Palgrave Macmillan Book Series, “Asian Christianity in Diaspora”.