LSTC Hosts "Womanist Theology Conversing with Third World Theologians" September 20, 2005

On Thursday, September 29, members of the Ecumenical Association of Third World Theologians (EATWOT) will discuss how womanist theology influences their work as scholars and activists. The Rev. Dr. Linda Thomas, professor of theology and anthropology at the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago, will lead the discussion. This free event begins at 7:30 p.m.

Other participants are:

Michel Andraos, assistant professor, cross-cultural studies, Catholic Theological Union

Rita Nakashima Brock, director of Faith Voices for the Common Good

Dwight Hopkins, professor of theology, Divinity School at the University of Chicago

Ada Maria Isaasi-Diaz, professor at the theological and graduate schools of Drew University

José David Rodríguez , director of graduate studies and Augustana Heritage Professor of Global Mission and World Christianity, Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago

Rosetta E. Ross, chairperson, department of religion, Spelman College

Andrea Smith, professor, University of Michigan and founder of INCITE, Women of Color Against Violence

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The Lutheran School of Theology (LSTC) is dedicated to bearing witness to the good news of Jesus Christ. Based in Chicago’s Hyde Park neighborhood, it is the leading urban Lutheran seminary training students for purposeful vocations in the global community. Aligned with its Lutheran heritage and built on a foundation of intellectual rigor, LSTC’s innovative, nationally recognized curriculum gives students skills for visionary Christian leadership in the public sphere.

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