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Palgrave Series Publication: Indigenous Australia and the Unfinished Business of Theology: Cross-Cultural Engagement

September 7th, 2014|

The book begins by drawing attention to the ongoing colonization of Australia, and to the rich wisdoms of Indigenous Australians which non-Indigenous people have not begun to respect, learn and appreciate.

Recommended Books: Evangelical Postcolonial Conversations: Global Awakenings in Theology and Praxis

September 1st, 2014|

Colonialism involves more than just territorial domination. It also creates cultural space that silences and disenfranchises those who do not hold power. This process of subjugation continues today in various forms of neocolonialism, such as globalization.

Pamphletarian Theology with Cláudio Carvalhaes | Interview with Justo L. Gonzalez

August 25th, 2014|

Watch these exciting clips from Cláudio Carvalhaes' interview with Justo L. Gonzalez, a preeminent Latin@ theologian…

Listen and See What Happens: The Power of American Indian Stories

August 25th, 2014|

"When we try to tell our story to someone who is different from us, we are faced not only with all of our own baggage, but also the misconceptions and prejudices and even ill will, perceived and real, conscious and unconscious, of the listener."

Pamphletarian Theology with Cláudio Carvalhaes | Slam Poetry and Theology

May 11th, 2014|

"Like Prophet Gentileza, as a Christian social-eeconomic-cultural-religious actor, I have responsibilities with our ways of living. So my eye, ear, mouth, hands and body will try to be with, or near to the poor."

A Postcolonial Networks book project earns special recognition!

April 16th, 2014|

James Elisha Taneti's Caste, Gender, and Christianity in Colonial India has been named one of "fifteen books published in 2013 for special recognition of their contribution to mission studies."

Postcolonial Empathy is Not a One-Way Red Arrow Strategy

April 16th, 2014|

"Empathy is a messy equation that requires deep listening, requires yielding to perspectives different from and that challenge my perspective, and requires making sense of histories in relation to contemporary contexts."