Professor Cornel West discusses James Baldwin’s unpopularity, and his nagging truth-telling habit that alienated him, in later years, from the white liberal media professional who first popularized his work, as well as from the radical black nationalists.
On a Thursday in early January, the Rev. Jeremy Battle, MDiv ’13, had all the concerns of any other Baptist pastor: planning music for Sunday's service, juggling various appointments, and responding to urgent news within the community. Read more about Grounded in Tradition
Ousmane Kane, Alwaleed Professor of Contemporary Islamic Religion and Society, will deliver the keynote lecture “History, Movement, and the Spread of Islamic Scholarship in Muslim Africa” at 7 pm, Thursday, February 16, as part of the three-day conference "Texts, Knowledge, Practice: The Meaning of Scholarship in Muslim Africa," held Feb. 16-18. Read more about HDS Live Stream
The son of a conservative Christian family, and a devout Christian himself, Sheehan Scarborough, MDiv '14, spent much of his early life struggling to reconcile his sexuality and “very conservative” religious upbringing.
Liz Walker was one of the most famous and successful TV news personalities in Boston. She spent more than two decades as a reporter, as well as being the first African American news anchor on WBZ-TV. Read more about A Second Career in Service