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Monthly Archives: June 2012

Book Release :: Decolonizing the Body of Christ

June 27th, 2012|

Decolonizing the Body of Christ: Theology and Theory After Empire offers a preview of the editors' priority for multireligious, indigenous, and transnational scholarly voices. The goal is to expand the postcolonial debate by inclusion of contextual voices and disciplines once excluded by canonical leaders of postcolonial studies...

June Class Syllabi

June 26th, 2012|

Postcolonial Biblical Hermeneutics

Topics in Scriptural Studies: Postcolonial Interpretations of the Bible, Rev. Dr. Loraine MacKenzie, University of Winnipeg (Canada)
Postcolonial Readings of the New Testament, Raj Nadella, McCormick Theological Seminary (US)
Biblical Hermeneutics, Arthur Jones, University of Winnipeg (Canada)
Feminist Interpretation of the Hebrew Scriptures, Carolyn Sharp, Yale Divinity School (US)
New Testament Interpretation through Cross-cultural Eyes, Osvaldo Vena, […]

“Not ‘Can the subaltern speak?’ but ‘Is postcolonialism credible enough to listen?'”

June 25th, 2012|

In the new history section of the Postcolonial Networks website you are encouraged to read our "Timeline" to learn about the organic evolution of Postcolonial Networks...

Pressing On: Legacy of Marcella Alhaus-Reid

June 25th, 2012|

July 9-13, 2013 in Buenos Aires at ISEDET Meeting initiated by Postcolonial Networks ISEDET Scholar Convener - Nestor Miguez Meeting Scholar Conveners: Mario Aguilar, St. Andrew’s University...(CLICK TITLE FOR MORE)

Review of Mark Lewis Taylor’s The Theological and the Political & A World for All? by Storrar, Casarella, Metzger & Naidoo

June 18th, 2012|

“You remind us that our Wall Street Bull has become a false-idol, a golden calf, and a symbol of our spiritual poverty..."

Letter of Apology to Yoli Oqueli

June 16th, 2012|

How dare any one, whoever they may be, feel themselves so full of righteousness and power, that they would act in such a cowardly fashion! But in the end, those who carried the pistols, are not the ones responsible for this hideous attack on your life. I am.

The World

June 13th, 2012|

"'The body'—as a concept—goes hand-in-hand and, in my opinion, should come before discussions of sexuality generally, homosexuality in particular. On the other hand, I realize that this distinction, given the incarnational nature of Pentecostalism where 'the body' is the privileged site for holy behavior—is illusory at best...