Women of Color in the Academy


“On an academic level, however, in spite of their prolific diverse experiences and scholarly perspectives, women of color have been generally treated as a single category within mainstream Christian ethics, and religious studies more generally. Women of color’s pluralistic ethical discourses have been reduced to something unfavorably compared to white feminist scholarship, or they are seen as responses to their male counterparts’ academic discourses.”

Keun-Joo Christine Pae “A Solidarity-Talk among Women of Color” in Faith, Feminism, and Scholarship: The Next Generation, p. 74