A few background resources for this podcast on womanist pedagogies:
Alice Walker’s definition of womanist:
Jacqui Alexander. Pedagogies of Crossing: Meditation on Feminism, Sexual Politics, Memory and the Sacred. Duke University Press, 2006.
Katie Cannon. Black Womanist Ethics. Atlanta: Scholars Press, 1988.
Kelly Brown Douglas. Stand Your Ground: Black Bodies and the Justice of God. Orbis, 2015.
Jacqueline Grant. White Women’s Christ and Black Women’s Jesus: Feminist Christology and Womanist Response. Atlanta: Scholars Press, 1989.
bell hooks. Sisters of the Yam: Black Women and Self-Discovery. New York: Routledge, 2014.
bell hooks. Teaching to Transgress: Education as the Practice of Freedom. Routledge, 1994.
Zora Neale Hurston. Their Eyes Were Watching God. Harper: 2006.
Cheryl A. Kirk-Duggan. Exorcizing Evil: A Womanist Perspective on the Spirituals. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1997.
Gloria Ladson-Billings. The Dreamkeepers: Successful Teachers of African American Children. Jossey-Bass, 2009.
Layli Phillips, ed. The Womanist Reader. New York: Routledge, 2006.
Cheryl J. Sanders. Living in the Intersection: Womanism and Afrocentrism in Theology. Minneapolis, MN: Fortress, 1995.
Alice Walker. In Search of Our Mothers’ Gardens: Womanist Prose. San Diego: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1983.
Traci West. Wounds of the Spirit: Black Women, Violence, and Resistance Ethics. NYU Press, 1999.
Nancy Lynne Westfield, ed. Being Black, Teaching Black: Politics and Pedagogy in Religious Studies. Abingdon, 2008.
Delores Williams. Sisters in the Wilderness: The Challenge of Womanist God-Talk. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1993.