Kelly Brown Douglas

Professor of Africana Studies

VM 141


B.s., Summa Cum Laude, Denison University, 1979
M.A., Union Theological Seminary, 1982
Ph.D., Union Theological Seminary, 1988

Areas of Scholarly Expertise and Interest

Womanist Theology

Sexuality and Black Church

Recent Publications/Presentations/Performances

Sexuality and the Sacred, Second Edition, ed. With Marvin M. Ellison (WJK Press, 2010)

The Black Body and The Black Church/A Blues Slant (Forthcoming Palgrave Press, Fall 2012)

Goodspeed Lecture, Denison University, April 2, 2012

Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture, Virginia Theological Seminary, April 16, 2012

Awards/Significant Accomplishments

Honored As Womanist Legend Black Religious Scholars Group at Womanist Legends Gala, New York, March, 2012;

Scholars Board For Ms. magazine

First recipient of Anna Julia Cooper Award, Union of Black Episcopalians, 2012