"Women's Bodies as Battlefield: Christian Theology and the Global War on Women."
Dr. Susan Thistlethwaite is Professor of Theology at Chicago Theological Seminary. She was President of the seminary from 1998-2008. Upon completing two five-year terms as President, she returned to full-time teaching on the seminary faculty. She has a Ph.D. from Duke University, a Masters of Divinity (Summa Cum Laude) from Duke Divinity School and a B.A. from Smith College. An ordained minister of the United Church of Christ since 1974, she is the author or editor of numerous books and has been a translator for two different translations of the Bible. Dr. Thistlethwaite will lead an after-church forum at Westmoreland on her new book called "Women's Bodies as Battlefield: Christian Theology and the Global War on Women."