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Cannon Collection

 

Katie Geneva Cannon (1950-2018)The purpose of this collection is to provide a research guide to the many resources that provide the underpinning of Womanist theology and ethics. Dr. Katie Cannon, beloved professor at Union Presbyterian Seminary from 2001 until her death in 2018, was "a foundational voice of womanist theology." This resource guide was originally proposed as part of the 2019 graduating class gift in her memory.

On Books...

Borrowing books that we own:

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Downloading Audiobooks:

All registered patrons may download audiobooks from our collection. They will be automatically returned in 3 weeks.