By Evelyn L. Parker,Jack L. Seymour
"Dr. Parker skillfully attracts our recognition to the complicated intersection of race, category, gender, and sexuality throughout the tales of biracial women. She knits jointly a brand new narrative to create a colourful tapestry of power and resilience that's born out of fight, but forges releasing pathways towards a destiny jam-packed with hope. A balm for the weary soul."
--Leah Gunning Francis, PhD, vice chairman of educational Affairs, Dean of the school, Christian Theological Seminary; writer of Ferguson and religion: Sparking management and Awakening Community
"Evelyn Parker has performed it again! Between Sisters will speedy turn into a major source in useful theology, Christian schooling, and pastoral theology for these trying to comprehend the struggles and persistent depression of black women, for this reason mixed-raced ladies. It additionally is helping us peer into how a few emerge from those studies to develop into powerful ladies of colour. Resourcing own tales, Parker experiences the standard realities that mixed-race lady adolescence face within the intersectionality of race, gender, classification, and sexuality. Parker seeks to be in team spirit for motion and social justice. Her problem is for us to weigh how emancipatory wish rises out of those women' relationships--a desire that liberates via a means of forgiveness, femaleship, fortitude, and freedom. A desire with which Parker conjures up us into harmony for action!"
--Dale P. Andrews, Vanderbilt University
Evelyn L. Parker is Susanna Wesley Centennial Professor of sensible Theology at Perkins college of Theology, Southern Methodist collage. She is the writer of Trouble do not final constantly: Emancipatory desire between African American Adolescents (2003) and editor of The Sacred Selves of Adolescent women: demanding tales of Race, category, and Gender (2006).
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Between Sisters: Emancipatory Hope out of Tragic Relationships by Evelyn L. Parker,Jack L. Seymour