Recent Publications


“Lessons and Treasures in Our Mothers’ Witness: Why I Write about Black Women’s Activism” in Deeper Shades of Purple: Womanism in Religion and Society, Stacey Floyd-Thomas, editor, New York University, 2006, 115-127.


“The Civil Rights Movement” in Encyclopedia of Women in Religion in America, Volume 3, Rosemary Keller and Rosemary Radford Reuther, editors, Indiana University, 2006, 1081-1093. This encyclopedia is winner of the 2006 American Historical Association Waldo G. Leland Prize for best reference tool in history.


“What Has Happened to Us?” with Marsha Snulligan Haney and Tumani Mutasa Nyajeka in Africentric Approaches to Ministry: Strengthening Urban Congregations in African American Communities, Ronald Peters and Marsha Snulligan Haney, editors, University Press of America, 2006.