Faculty Directory

L. Callid Keefe-Perry

Assistant Professor of Contextual Education and Public Theology

Selected Courses

Fall 2022

Public Theology, Politics, and Faith in the United States

Introduction to Theological Reflection

Contextual Education

Spring 2022

Contextual Education

Introduction to Theological Reflection

Theopoetics and Theologies of Imagination

Post-Pandemic Wisdom and Practices in Ministry


Selected Publications

“Alvesian Theopoetics, the Academy, and What May Come.” Literature and Theology. 33.3 (2019): 321–335.

“Chess Boards and Boxing Gloves: Public Theology, Aesthetics and Post-Truth Politics.” In Religious Studies Scholars as Public Intellectuals. Routledge, 2018: 45-57.

“More Fully to the Risk: Hip Hop as Anatheistic Resistance.” In The Art of Anatheism. Rowman & Littlefield International, 2018: 163-174.

“Called into Crucible: Vocation and Moral Injury in U.S. Public School Teachers.” Religious Education. 113.5 (2018): 489-500.

“Courage in Chaos: The Importance of Trauma-Informed Adult Religious Education.” Religious Education. 114.1 (2018): 30-41. Co-authored with Zachary Moon.

Way to Water: A Theopoetics Primer.
Eugene, OR: Cascade Books, 2014.