Category: Talking About Race

In the Thick of It!

by HyeRan Kim-Cragg I am on sabbatical this year. When the shooting in Ferguson occurred last summer, it got me thinking about the last course I taught before I went on sabbatical. I pulled...

Racialized Bodies

by Cláudio Carvalhaes The classroom is a microcosm of theological education. It changes and perpetuates ideas, behaviors and ideologies. But the classroom is a result and consequence of a larger scheme of structural practices...

It’s a Matrix

by emilie m. townes The opening paragraph of the Vanderbilt University Statement of Commitments: The Divinity School is committed to the faith that brought the church into being, and it believes that one comes...