The Gumbe

September 7, 2020


Professors are planning a work stoppage and virtual, public teach-in on police violence and racism next month. Read more about this at For more information:Website: Scholarstrike.comTwitter:@Scholarstrike@antheabutler@TheTattooedProfYouTube Channel: ScholarStrikeFacebook: ScholarStrike
July 28, 2020

Remembering John Lewis (1940-2020)

In Honor and Memory of John Lewis (1940-2020), eloquent interpreter of American Scriptures and Founding Figure of the Modern World (in which Black Lives Matter):
July 16, 2020


Registration for the #BlackScholarsMatter Symposium is now open. The symposium will be open to all, SBL members and colleagues in the wider guild. Please note that registration link is unique to a specific session and each is limited to 1000 registrations. To attend both sessions,...READ MORE
June 4, 2020

American Constantine

June 2, 2020 “Ah, Constantine, how much evil you gave birth to, not in your conversion, but in that Donation.” So wrote Dante (Inferno, Canto 19) in the fourteenth century about the fabrication, the “fake news,” that helped consolidate and justify the worldly power of...READ MORE