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Anti-Blackness and Christian Ethics

Edited by Andrew Prevot and Vincent Lloyd

Barad, Karen. Meeting the Universe Halfway: Quantum Physics and the Entanglement of Matter and Meaning. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2007.

Brand, Dionne. A Map to the Door of No Return: Notes to Belonging. Toronto: Vintage Canada, 2001.

Brown Douglas, Kelly. Stand Your Ground: Black Bodies and the Justice of God. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2015.

Carter, J. Kameron. “Paratheological Blackness.” South Atlantic Quarterly 112, no. 4 (2013): 589–611.

Cassidy, Laurie M. and Alexander Mikulich, eds. Interrupting White Privilege: Catholic Theologians Break the Silence. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2007.

Copeland, M. Shawn. Enfleshing Freedom: Body, Race, and Being. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2009.

Cone, James. The Cross and the Lynching Tree. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2011.

Cox, Aimee Meredith. Shapeshifters: Black Girls and the Choreography of Citizenship. Durham,  NC: Duke University Press, 2015.

Crawley, Ashon. “Let’s Get It On! Performance Theory and Black Pentecostalism.” Black Theology: An International Journal 6, no. 3 (2008): 308–29.

Danquah, Meri Nana-Ama, ed. The Black Body. New York: Seven Stories Press, 2009.

DeFrantz, Thomas F. and Anita Gonzales. Black Performance Theory. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2014.

Edwards, Erica R. Charisma and the Fictions of Black Leadership. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2012.

Eisentein, Zillah R. Hatreds: Racialized and Sexualized Conflicts in the 21st Century. New York: Routledge, 1996.

Ferreira da Silva, Denise. Toward a Global Idea of Race. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2007.

Gilroy, Paul. Against Race: Imagining Political Culture Beyond the Color Line. Cambridge, MA: Harvard/Belknap, 2002.

Glissant, Édouard. Poetics of Relation. Translated by Betsy Wing. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press, 1997.

Gordon, Lewis R. Existentia Africana: Understanding Africana Existential Thought. New York: Routledge, 2000.

Grimes, Katie M. “Racialized Humility: The White Supremacist Sainthood of Peter Claver, SJ.” Horizons 42, no. 2 (Dec. 2015): 295–316.

Hartman, Saidiya. Lose Your Mother: A Journey Along the Atlantic Slave Route. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.

Lemert, Charles C. Durkheim’s Ghosts: Cultural Logics and Social Things. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2006.

Lloyd, Vincent. Black Natural Law: Beyond Secularism and Multiculturalism. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016.

Kelley, Robin D. G. Freedom Dreams: The Black Radical Imagination. Boston: Beacon Press, 2002.

Maldonado-Torres, Nelson. Against War: Views from the Underside of Modernity. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2008.

Massingale, Bryan N. Racial Justice and the Catholic Church. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2010.

McKittrick, Katherine. Demonic Grounds: Black Women and the Cartographies of Struggle. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2006.

———. Sylvia Wynter: On Being Human as Praxis. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2015.

Melamed, Jodi. Represent and Destroy: Rationalizing Violence in the New Racial Capitalism. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2011.

Mignolo, Walter. Local Histories/Global Designs: Coloniality, Subaltern Knowledges, and Border Thinking. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2000.

Nagel, Joane. Race, Ethnicity and Sexuality: Intimate Intersections, Forbidden Frontiers. New York: Oxford University Press, 2003.

Ortega-Aponte, Elias “Democratic Futures in the Shadow of Mass Incarceration: Toward a Political Theology of Prison Abolition.” In Common Goods: Economy, Ecology, and Political Theology. Edited by Melanie Johnson-DeBaufre, Catherine Kellar, and Elias Ortega-Aponte. New York: Fordham University Press, 2015.

Patterson, Orlando. Slavery and Social Death: A Comparative Study. First edition. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1985.

Prevot, Andrew. Thinking Prayer: Theology and Spirituality amid the Crises of Modernity. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 2015.

Sexton, Jared. Amalgamation Schemes: Antiblackness and the Critique of Multiracialism.

———. “People-of-Color-Blindness: Notes on the Afterlife of Slavery.” Social Text 28, no. 2 (2010): 31–56.

Slabodsky, Santiago. Decolonial Judaism: Triumphal Failures of Barbaric Thinking. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.

Taylor, Charles. The Ethics of Authenticity. Cambridge, MA: Harvard, 1991.

Thompson, Carlyle Van. “White Police Penetrating, Probing, and Playing in the Black Man’s Ass: The Sadistic Sodomizing of Abner Louima.” In Eating the Black Body: Miscegenation as Sexual Consumption in African American Literature and Culture.  New York: Peter Lang, 2006.

Townes, Emilie M. Womanist Ethics and the Cultural Production of Evil. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.

Turman, Eboni Marshall. Toward a Womanist Ethic of Incarnation: Black Bodies, the Black Church, and the Council of Chalcedon. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.

Weheliye, Alexander. Habeas Viscus: Racializing Assemblages, Biopolitics, and Black Feminist Theories of the Human. Durham, NC: Duke, 2014.

Wilderson, Frank B. Red, White, and Black: Cinema and the Structure of U.S. Antagonisms. Durham, NC: Duke, 2010.

Yancey, George A. Who Is White? Latinos, Asians, and the New Black/Nonblack Divide. Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2003.