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First Year Reflections; Trible Lectures and the Student Research Symposium

Surely one of the best opportunities this semester in the School of Divinity has been the Phyllis Trible Lecture Series and the accompanying 2012 Student Research Symposium on Gender and Sexuality, which have occurred over the past two days. Given that the Trible lectures were delivered by renowned feminist scholars from around the world, and […]

Read more March 9, 2012

Presidential Debates, Vagina Monologues, and Resurrection Stories; Mandy Mizelle

As a woman, listening to this year’s presidential campaign rhetoric has been nearly intolerable.  Affluent men in sweater vests and business suits have tossed around offensive misrepresentations of women and our bodies like Nerf footballs with language that has regularly forsaken us.  While under verbal attack, we have ironically been told we should stay off […]

Read more March 6, 2012