Gender, Personhood, and Difference in Recent Trinitarian Theology
Associate Professor of Systematic Theology, Yale Divinity School
Date: Friday, 8 December 2017
Location: Pilgrim Theological College
29 College Crescent, Parkville Vic 3052
The lecture will be followed by extensive time for discussion and then light refreshments.
RSVP: by Thursday 7 December 2017 firstname.lastname@example.org
Linn Tonstad is a constructive theologian working at the intersection of systematic theology with feminist and queer theory. Her ﬁrst book, God and Difference: The Trinity, Sexuality, and the Transformation of Finitude, was published by Routledge in 2016 and was named both as a best new book in ethics and a best new book in theology in Christian Century in the spring of 2017. She joined the Yale Divinity School faculty in 2012 after teaching for a year at Perkins School of Theology at Southern Methodist University. From 2009 to 2011, she was a Lilly Fellow in the humanities and theology at Valparaiso University. Her teaching interests include systematic theology, feminist and queer theory, philosophy of religion, and theological method.
Pilgrim Theological College is an ecumenical college of the University of Divinity, operated by the Uniting Church Synod of Victoria and Tasmania. Pilgrim’s courses offer a community of learning, formation and discipleship, inspired by the richness and strength of theological education across the traditions of the Uniting Church and the commitment to ecumenical theology and formation from the United Faculty of Theology.