Black Gay British Christian Queer

Author: Jarel Robinson-Brown
Editor: SCM Press
ISBN: 0334060486
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If the church is ever tempted to think that it has its theology of grace sorted, it need only look at its reception of queer black bodies and it will see a very different story. In this honest, timely and provocative book, Jarel Robinson-Brown argues that there is deeper work to be done if the body of Christ is going to fully accept the bodies of those who are black and gay. A vital call to the Church and the world that Black, Queer, Christian lives matter, this book seeks to remind the Church of those who find themselves beyond its fellowship yet who directly suffer from the perpetual ecclesial terrorism of the Christian community through its speech and its silence.
Black, Gay, British, Christian, Queer
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Jarel Robinson-Brown
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-30 - Publisher: SCM Press

If the church is ever tempted to think that it has its theology of grace sorted, it need only look at its reception of queer black bodies and it will see a very different story. In this honest, timely and provocative book, Jarel Robinson-Brown argues that there is deeper work
Kenyan, Christian, Queer
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Adriaan van Klinken
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-14 - Publisher: Penn State Press

Popular narratives cite religion as the driving force behind homophobia in Africa, portraying Christianity and LGBT expression as incompatible. Without denying Christianity’s contribution to the stigma, discrimination, and exclusion of same-sex-attracted and gender-variant people on the continent, Adriaan van Klinken presents an alternative narrative, foregrounding the ways in which religion
Controversies in Queer Theology
Language: en
Pages: 294
Authors: Susannah Cornwall
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: Hymns Ancient and Modern Ltd

An introduction to one of the most challenging areas of contextual theology. Queer theology is a significant new development and central to much current teaching and thinking about gender, sexuality and the body.
Sweet Tea
Language: en
Pages: 570
Authors: E. Patrick Johnson
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press

Giving voice to a population rarely acknowledged in southern history, Sweet Tea collects life stories from black gay men who were born, raised, and continue to live in the southern United States. E. Patrick Johnson challenges stereotypes of the South as "backward" or "repressive," suggesting that these men draw upon
Gender, Sexuality and Race in the Digital Age
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: D. Nicole Farris, D'Lane R. Compton, Andrea P. Herrera
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-01-01 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book provides a unique analysis of the intersection between gender, sexuality, race, and social media. While early scholarship identified the internet as being inherently egalitarian, this volume presents the internet as a “real” social place where inequalities matter and manifest in particular ways according to the architectures of particular