Spring Convocation

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Date(s) - 04/03/2018 - 04/04/2018
All Day

The theme of the 2018 Spring Convocation is Church at the Intersections of Race and Sexuality.

April 3 Speaker

The Reverend Dr. Traci West

Traci C. West is an activist-scholar who serves as the James W. Pearsall Professor of Christian Ethics and African American Studies at Drew University Theological School, Madison, NJ.

Morning Topic:

“Decolonizing U.S. Christian Morality…Starting with Racism and Rape: Part I Denial”

Afternoon Topic:

“Decolonizing U.S. Christian Morality…Starting with Racism and Rape: Part II Systematic Disinvestment”

April 4 Speaker

The Reverend Dr. Pamela Lightsey

Pamela Lightsey is the Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs and Associate Professor of Constructive Theology at Meadville Lombard Theological School in Chicago, IL.

Morning Topic:

“Being Present: Black Bodies in Strange Boundaries”

Afternoon Topic:

“Not Your Queen: The Imposition of Patriarchy in Black Queer Spaces”

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