D.Min.Sem.in Foundations of Prophetic Leadership

Instructors: Dr. Jennifer Leath and Dr. Eric Smith

Full Syllabus coming soon--in the meantime, the book list is below. Be sure to check whether these are available electronically from the library before purchasing!

Bolz-Weber, Nadia. Pastrix: The Cranky, Beautiful Faith of a Sinner & Saint . 1 edition. Jericho Books, 2013.

Brueggemann, Walter, and Davis Hankins. The Prophetic Imagination: 40th Anniversary Edition . 40th Anniversary edition. Fortress Press, 2018.

Edwards, Erica R. Charisma and the Fictions of Black Leadership . Univ Of Minnesota Press, 2012.

Gafney, Wilda C. Womanist Midrash: A Reintroduction to the Women of the Torah and the Throne . Louisville, Kentucky: Westminster John Knox Press, 2017.

Barber II, William J. and Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove. The Third Reconstruction: How a Moral Movement Is Overcoming the Politics of Division and Fear . Beacon Press, 2016.

Lofton, Kathryn. Oprah: The Gospel of an Icon . 1st ed. University of California Press, 2011.

Obama, Barack. The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream . 1st ed. New York: Crown Publishers, 2006.

West, Cornel. Prophesy Deliverance!: An Afro-American Revolutionary Christianity . 1st ed. Philadelphia: Westminster Press, 1982.

Williamson, Marianne. A Politics of Love: A Handbook for a New American Revolution . HarperOne, 2019.

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