By Megan Goodwin and Yohana Agra Junker. Though it began as a sole-authored curation, this piece developed in conversation with a reviewer, Dr. Yohana Agra Junker, Faculty Associate in Theology, Spirituality, and the Arts at the Pacific School of Religion, and in consultation with her colleagues Dr. Oluwatomisin Oredein and doctoral candidate Tamisha Tyler. Asterisks […]
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By Alexiana Fry. In the midst of trauma, many people begin to seek out a “reason” behind the situation that besets them—conspiracy theories are among the many ways through which people attempt to cope with their lack of control. Yet, this process of reasoning can easily turn into blame displacement, or scapegoating, a process that […]
By Jacob Perez and Zebulon B. Hurst. The escalating spread of COVID-19, the ways it has disrupted and transformed our communication and interactions with one another, reveals eschatological dimensions within our responses—our spiritual and embodied desires. Prayers for an end to the pandemic are filled with yearning, longing for a time when it will be […]
By Yohana Junker.  Over the past few weeks we have been forced to grapple with the ways COVID-19 has shaken our structures in profound ways. As the numbers rise exponentially, we are witnessing the disintegration of whole communities, cities, and systems. In the US, we are at the beginning of a long-term process that […]
Join us tonight, Friday, November 22 for our annual FSR Reception! Event: P22-505: Feminist Studies in Religion Reception Time: 8:00 PM-10:30 PM Location: Grand Hyatt-Cornado E (Fourth Level) Note: Light refreshments will be served and there will be a cash bar. More info on FSR-related events: https://www.fsrinc.org/join-fsr-at-aar-sbl-2019/ Tag us on social media with any of your #feministprotips from AAR/SBL!
Join us tonight, Friday, November 22nd for our annual FSR Forum panel! Theme: “Manthologies” (click for more information) Panelists: Kecia Ali, Toni Bond, Stephanie Buckhanon Crowder, Natasha Heller, Sarah Imhoff, Sharon Jacob, Alison Joseph Time: 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM Place: Grand Hyatt-Cornado A (Fourth Level) More info on FSR-related events: https://www.fsrinc.org/join-fsr-at-aar-sbl-2019/ Tag us on social […]
Check your program books for this exciting JFSR-sponsored session at AAR/SBL 2019. P25-133Journal of Feminist Studies in ReligionTheme: Podcast as Pedagogical Tool Monique Moultrie, Georgia State University, Presiding Monday – 9:00 AM-11:30 AM, Hilton Bayfront-Indigo B (Second Level) How are podcasts pedagogical tools for the classroom and beyond? The panel will address this question and discuss how […]
Mark your calendar for this awesome JFSR panel at AAR/SBL 2019! P24-132 Journal of Feminist Studies in Religion Theme: Mary, Mother of Martyrs: How Motherhood Became Self-Sacrifice in Early Christianity Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza, Harvard University, Presiding Sunday – 9:00 AM-11:30 AM, Marriott Marquis-Pacific 17 (First Level) A book review panel of Mary, Mother of Martyrs: How […]
Please join us for this year’s FSR Forum panel, “Manthologies!” Building on the “Manthologies” FSR blog series in May 2019, this panel explores the problem of scholarship that is limited in its representation of the field. Light refreshments and continued conversations will be in abundance at the FSR reception following the panel. P22-405 Feminist Studies […]
Mark your calendars for these FSR, Inc. related events at AAR/SBL 2019. We look forward to seeing you there! FSR Forum: “Manthologies,” Friday, November 22 from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM in the Cornado Ballroom A (Fourth Level) at the Grand Hyatt FSR Reception: Friday, November 22 from 8:00 PM to 10:30 PM in the Cornado Ballroom […]