Voices

Anthea Butler is an associate professor and graduate chair of Religious Studies at the University of Pennsylvania.

Arts & Culture Books
Anthea ButlerJune 08, 2019
James Cone's autobiography shows that theology does not arrive out of a sterile doctrinal laboratory but from the pains, sufferings and triumphs of the people of God.
Arts & Culture Last Take
Anthea ButlerAugust 21, 2018
In the patriarchal spaces of the music world as well as the church world, Aretha Franklin demanded respect for her talents and her work.
Politics & Society Short Take
Anthea ButlerDecember 14, 2017
Black women cannot be expected to continue to save white people from the poor choices they make.