HDS 2412

Theologies of the Body

Mayra Rivera Rivera


This lecture course engages critically 20th-21st Century Christian writings about the human body in dialogue with current debates including: the boundaries between the human and the non-human; definitions of sexuality, gender, and race; understandings of materiality and performativity; and discourses about health and normative forms of embodiment.

Enrollment Limited: No
Open to BTI Students: Yes

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0.50 credits
Fall 2014
Tue Thu 10am-11:30am
Divinity Hall Room 211

Relationship to Program Requirements

Program Requirement Area / Category / Art / Designation
MTS Area(s) of Focus
  • Theology
  • Women, Gender, Sexuality, and Religion
MDiv Distribution Category/ies
  • Christianity
MDiv Art(s) of Ministry None
Language Course Designation(s) None