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READINGS IN LIBERATION THEOLOGIES
LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL, TRANSGENDERED LIBERATIONS THEOLOGIES
[QUEER THEOLOGIES]

Yale Divinity School
Fall 2000
Letty M. Russell

BASIC TEXTS
 
Alesander / Preston We Were Baptized Too, WJK '96
Brawley, Robert L. Biblical Ethics and Homosexuality, WJK '96
Douglas, Kelly B. Sexuality in the Black Church, Orbis '99
Glaser, Chris Coming Out as Sacrament, WJK' 98
Heyward, Carter Saving Jesus, Fortress '99
Mollenkott, Virginia Sensuous Spirituality, Crossroad '93
Nelson / Longfellow, eds. Sexuality and the Sacred, Mowbry '94
            An extensive collection of readings from a variety of perspectives.  
Siker, Jeffrey, ed. Homosexuality in the Church, WJK '94
            A balanced collection of readings.  
Additions since 2000
Comstock, Gary David  A Whosoever Church: Welcoming Lesbian and Gay Men into African American Congregations, WJK, '0l
Goss, Robert E.  Queering Christ: Beyond Jesus Acted Up, The Pilgrim Press, '02
Ellison, Marvin M. Same Sex Marriage?  A Christian Ethical Analysis, The Pilgrim Press, '04
Ellison, Marvin M. and Thorson-Smithe, Sylvia , eds. Body and Soul: Rethinking Sexuality as Justice-Love, The Pilgrim Press, '03
ADDITIONAL BIBLIOGRAPHY
Alpert, Rebecca Like Bread on the Seder Plate, '97
Boswell, John Christianity, Social Tolerance and Homosexuality, '80
Same Sex Unions,''94
Brooten, Bernadette Love Between Women,''96
Bowser/AuIetta/Jones Confronting Diversity Issues on Campus, '93
Campbell, Cynthia Renewing the Vision: Reformed Faith and Life for the 21st Century, '00
Cherry, K./ Z. Sherwood Equal Rites: Lesbian and Gay Worship, '95
Cherry, Kittredge Hide and Speak, '91
Comstock, Gary Gay Theology Without Apology, '93
Comstock, G./ S. Henking Que(e)rying Religion: a Critical Anthology, '96
Countryman, L. William Dirt, Greed, and Sex, '88
Biblical Authority or Biblical Tyranny, '94
Garber, Marjorie Bisexuality & Eroticism of Everyday Life, '95
Glasser, Chris Come Home!, '90
Goss, Robert Jesus Acted up, '93
Goss, R./ Strongheart Our Families, Our Values, '97
Gramick, Jeannine Homosexuality in the Priesthood, '89
Grenz, Stanley Welcoming But Not Affirming, '98
Gudorf, Christine Body, Sex and Pleasure, '94
Hallman, David Aids Issues, '89
Hefling, Charles Our Selves, Our Souls and Bodies
Heyward, Carter Touching Our Strength
Hunt, Mary Fierce Tenderness: Feminist Theology of Friendship, '90
Jacose, Annamarie Queer Theory, '96
Lorde, Audre Sister Outsider, ''84
McNeiII, John T Taking a Chance on God; '96
Church and the Homosexual, '76
Both Feet Firmly Planted in Midair, '98
Nelson, James The Intimate Connection, Male Sexuality, Masculine Spirituality, ''88
Body Theology, '92
Nissinen, Marti Homoeroticism in the Biblical World, '98
Nelson, Emanuel Critical Essays: Gay/Lesbian Writers of Color, '98
Pharr, Suzanne Homophobia: A Weapon of Sexism, '97
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Presbyterians and Human Sexuality, '91
 http://www.pcusa.org/ogaresources/human-sexuality1991.pdf
Russell, L.M. The Church with AIDS, '90
Church in the Round, '93
Scroggs, Robin The New Testament and Homosexuality, '83
Jane A. Spahr, Kathryn Poethig, Selisse Berry, Melinda McLain (eds.) Called out: The Voices and Gifts of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgendered Presbyterians, '95
Stuart, Elizabeth Daring to Speak Love's Name, '92
Sullivan, Andrew Same-Sex Marriage: Pro and Con, '97
Swidler, Arlene Homosexuality and World Religions, '93
Thorston-Smith, S Called Out With: Stories of Solidarity, '97
Wink, Walter Homosexuality and the Christian Faith, '99