Closing Prayer Ritual: Taste and See (EWA 8)

Introduction Facilitator: Good morning everyone! We are gathered together at this moment to pray with one another at the beginning of our conference. Our theme for our closing prayer ritual is “Taste and See” Our theme is taken from the responsorial psalm which we shall be reading. It invites us to taste and see that … Continue reading Closing Prayer Ritual: Taste and See (EWA 8)

“You Are What You Eat: The Ethics Of Eating Meat And Queer Ecofeminism,” Keynote by Sharon Bong (Malaysia)

Sharon Bong problematizes the conflation of vegetarianism even veganism as a prototypical ecofeminist ethic. In doing so, it aims to uncover the deeper relationality between human and animal that goes beyond the anthropocentrism embedded in Laudato Si (2015) and most feminisms including ecological feminism or ecofeminism. Within a Christian framework, the human created in the … Continue reading “You Are What You Eat: The Ethics Of Eating Meat And Queer Ecofeminism,” Keynote by Sharon Bong (Malaysia)

EWA 8 Foodscapes: Gastronomy, Theologies and Spiritualities,   Catholic Asian Feminist Theological Orientation

CALL FOR PAPERS/PARTICIPANTS 8th Biennial Conference Venue: Vietnam Date: January 18-21, 2018 WHO WE ARE Ecclesia of Women in Asia (EWA) is an academic forum of Catholic women theologians in Asia.  EWA encourages and assists Catholic women in Asia to engage in research, reflection, and writing from a feminist perspective. It invites women towards doing theology that: … Continue reading EWA 8 Foodscapes: Gastronomy, Theologies and Spiritualities,   Catholic Asian Feminist Theological Orientation