Hero_bg.jpg

About

Photographer   |   Christopher Descano

Photographer   |   Christopher Descano

Nyasha Junior, Ph.D is an assistant professor in the department of religion at Temple University in Philadelphia. She is the author of An Introduction to Womanist Biblical Interpretation (Westminster John Knox Press, 2015), and her second book is on biblical Hagar and Blackness (under contract with Oxford University Press).

She writes, teaches, speaks, and frequently tweets on race, gender, religion, and their intersections. Also, she consults and offers workshops on social media and branding.

Her public scholarship has appeared in The Washington Post, Inside Higher Ed, Buzzfeed, and other media outlets, and she is a regular guest contributor on Philadelphia radio station WURD. 

For insightful commentary, engaging events, and lightbulb-moment experiences, contact Nyasha