Dr. Raphael  Warnock-The Divided Mind of the Black Church: Theology

Dr. Elizabeth Bounds

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Sessions

Celebrating James H. Cone, Presented by Candler School of Theology, Emory University

In his posthumous memoir, Said I Wasn’t Gonna Tell Nobody (2018), James H. Cone said of his career, “I write because writing is the way I fight. Teaching is the way I resist, doing what I can to subvert white supremacy.” Cone, known as “the father of black liberation theology,” died on April 28, 2018. Decades after his groundbreaking Black Theology and Black Power (1969) and A Black Theology of Liberation (1970), his masterpiece The Cross and the Lynching Tree (2011), had won him new audiences in the age of #BlackLivesMatter, as well as the prestigious 2018 Grawemeyer Award. This session will feature several of James Cone’s students and colleagues, reflecting on his life and legacy, his impact as a teacher, mentor, and colleague, and the meaning of his work for today. This session is presented by the Laney Moral Leadership Program at Candler School of Theology, Emory University.

Moderator: Letitia Campbell

Dr. Letitia M. Campbell is Assistant Professor in the Practice of Ethics and Society; Director of Contextual Education I and Clinical Pastoral Education; and Senior Program Coordinator for the Laney Program in Moral Leadership at the Candler School of Theology at Emory University.

  • First Baptist Decatur Sanctuary presented by AJC
  • Sat 5:30-6:15p Baptist
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