Metaphysics, Metaphor and Multiplicity: A Postmodern Womanist Theology for Today's Thorniest Religious Issues

@inproceedings{Coleman2017MetaphysicsMA,
  title={Metaphysics, Metaphor and Multiplicity: A Postmodern Womanist Theology for Today's Thorniest Religious Issues},
  author={Mallory Ann Coleman},
  year={2017}
}
This article offers the story of Nobel Peace Prize winner Wangari Maathai as a starting point for investigating pressing issues in twenty-first century liberation theologies. Maathai’s story reveals that liberation theologies must still wrestle with the complexity of ongoing oppression and its maldistributed suffering, and a spirituality that is multiply religious. The argument begins by addressing William R. Jones’ challenge to early black theologies with the proposal of a postmodern womanist… CONTINUE READING

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