Ain'T Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me Around (eBook)
Stories Of Contemplation And Justice
Sobre o livro
Second volume from Spiritual Directors of Color NetworkAddresses the contemporary issues of racism and contemplationFollowing up on the popularity of the groundbreaking anthology Embodied Spirits:Stories of Spiritual Directors of Color, published by Morehouse in March 2014,this new book continues the work of filling a void in the world of contemplativespirituality in stories of the contemplative spiritual journeys of people of color. Likethe first book, Aint Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me Around incorporates stories frommembers of their encounters with othering and disparaging treatment acrossissues and their understandings of contemplative practice and the call to actionthat follows. This volume seeks to give voice to these issues from those whomhave lived with them and to seek peace and healing for the unresolved traumathat continues to separate us. In a world or resurgent racism and bias againstthose whose skin color, nationality, religion, gender, or sexuality are seen asother, these are voices that need to be heard.