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Susie McClure Library: The Renita Weems Collection

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Dr.Weems is a popular speaker and writer on biblical texts and issues of spirituality. She is a contributing writer on religion and race at The Huffington Post. She is an ordained elder in the African Methodist Episcopal Church. Weems taught biblical studies at the Divinity School at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN (1987-2003). She served a two-year appointment at Spelman College as the William and Camille Cosby Professor of Humanities. Currently, she serves as Co-Pastor at Ray of Hope Community Church in Nashville, TN. She was also the former Vice President, Academic Dean, and Professor of Biblical Studies at American Baptist College in Tennessee, ending her time in 2017. Titles in this collection offer a wide expanse of material on feminist and womanist theologies. 

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