EWA 6: Liberating Power, Paper Titles and Authors

  Nov. 14-18, 2013, Bangalore, India  Freeing Power for Powering Freedom, Kochurani Abraham (Mahatma Gandhi University, India)  The power of transformation and transforming power: A Malaysian female-to-male transgender person’s narrative, Sharon A Bong (Monash University, Malaysia) Deafness and Deafhood in Mark 7.31-37: “Seeing/Signing World” of Filipino d/Deaf and their Narratives of Dismemberment and Empowerment in this … Continue reading EWA 6: Liberating Power, Paper Titles and Authors

EWA 4: Day 2 Papers, Peace and Praxis

Moderator: Evelyn Monteiro Paper Presentation: Cooking/Stitching Cultures: Interculturality as a Christian Feminist Peace Praxis by Agnes M. Brazal How globalization breeds fundamentalist ideaologies is the context of this paper which is in 3 parts: 1) What is interculturality? •Creation of spaces •Call for mutual listening and dialogue •Positve transformation in view of the other Definition … Continue reading EWA 4: Day 2 Papers, Peace and Praxis

Celebrating Differences: The Inter-Faith Family in Dialogue

Notes on Astrid Lobo Gajiwala's presentation "The challenge of an interfaith marriage begins with the decision to love," says Astrid Lobo Gajiwala, founder member of Satyashodhak (Mumbai based Christian feminist group). Married to a Hindu for more than 18 years, according to Astrid, living out the interfaith marriage covenant demands a dialogue of life that … Continue reading Celebrating Differences: The Inter-Faith Family in Dialogue