VISIONS OF TOMORROW: HOWARD THURMAN, JAMES BALDWIN, ADRIENNE MARIE BROWN AND OTHERS (HS-2550)
Dr. Howard Thurman wrote: “The movement of the Spirit of God in the hearts of people [men] often calls them to act against the spirit of their times or causes them to anticipate a spirit which is yet in the making. In a moment of dedication, they are given wisdom and courage to dare a deed that challenges and kindle a hope that inspires” The course will the role of imagination, mysticism, and alternative consciousness in creating alternative, Beloved communities. Alternative methods of evaluation will be utilized including research and/or reflection papers, artistic work as well as class participation. Class is open to MDiv, MA/MTS, DMin and PhD students.