The Wabash Center's Dialogue On Teaching

Dr. Marcia Riggs: Silhouette Interview

May 25, 2023 The Wabash Center for Teaching and Learning in Theology and Religion Season 2 Episode 29
Dr. Marcia Riggs: Silhouette Interview
The Wabash Center's Dialogue On Teaching
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The Wabash Center's Dialogue On Teaching
Dr. Marcia Riggs: Silhouette Interview
May 25, 2023 Season 2 Episode 29
The Wabash Center for Teaching and Learning in Theology and Religion

Marcia Y. Riggs, PhD is the J. Erskine Love Professor of Christian Ethics and Ombudsperson at Columbia Theological Seminary. In this Silhouette Podcast Interview, Riggs discusses wanting to be an artist who made statements with her art, the inspiration of Bell Hooks' "Teaching  Community: A Pedagogy of Hope," reinventing oneself in the classroom, the value of a position to help manage conflict, the superpower of seeing pattern and connection, and the importance of confronting violence rather than ignoring it as well as believing in the inherent goodness of people. 

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Marcia Y. Riggs, PhD is the J. Erskine Love Professor of Christian Ethics and Ombudsperson at Columbia Theological Seminary. In this Silhouette Podcast Interview, Riggs discusses wanting to be an artist who made statements with her art, the inspiration of Bell Hooks' "Teaching  Community: A Pedagogy of Hope," reinventing oneself in the classroom, the value of a position to help manage conflict, the superpower of seeing pattern and connection, and the importance of confronting violence rather than ignoring it as well as believing in the inherent goodness of people.