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Books & Brews – "Activist Theology" by Dr. Robyn Henderson-Espinoza

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Join us for our October Books & Brews as we read Dr. Robyn Henderson-Espinoza’s “Activist Theology”! We’ll be gathering Tuesday, October 29th, at White Bison in The Nations at 6:30PM!

"In this searing and personal book, intellectual activist and theologian Robyn Henderson-Espinoza bridges the gap between academia and activism, bringing the wisdom of the streets to the work of scholarship, all for the sake of political liberation and social change for marginalized communities. This is an invitation--a powerful and provocative call-to-action--to academic theologians to the work of social activism through movement building. Activist Theology summons all to take up radical acts of labor that uses scholarship and contemplation to build bridges with difference and make connections of solidarity, rooted in collective action. This rich and interdisciplinary work draws on continental philosophy, queer theology, and critical class theory in accessible and artful ways, using story, personal narratives, and sharp cultural analysis to bring clarity to the methods, sources, and objectives of activist theology. This is a key step forward in the contemporary conversation about theology and social action and will be essential reading for all those who want to see theology and ethics break new ground in the work of justice, hope, and liberation for all."

Earlier Event: October 27
Sunday Gatherings | 9:00AM & 10:45AM
Later Event: October 30