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ACADEMIC PRESENTATIONS:

Guest Lecturer,What is Gospel Music?,Allen Public Library, 2017

Guest Lecturer, What is Gospel Music? Experiencing the “Music” of African American Gospel,

                           University of Arizona, 2018

Guest Lecturer, African American Music in American History and Culture, MUHI 1302

                           Southern Methodist University, 2018

 

PUBLICATIONS:

History of Hymns:

“See How a Great Flame Aspires”

http://www.umcdiscipleship.org/resources/history-of-hymns-see-how-great-a-flame-aspires

 

History of Hymns:

“When Memory Fades” with Dr. C. Michael Hawn

http://www.umcdiscipleship.org/resources/history-of-hymns-when-memory-fades

 

ESSAYS:

Lift Him Up: The Jesus Hermeneutic of C.P. Jones.

Unpublished.

 

Simon of Cyrene:

The African American Claimant to Christ.

An essay exploring the use of Simon of Cyrene as a paradigm in African American Arts and Letters.

Unpublished.

 

The Comforter Has Come:

The Retention of Pentecost and Spiritual Gifts in the Early Church. Unpublished.

 

Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child:

Perceiving African Roots in the Worship Experience of the Holiness-Pentecostal Movement.

Unpublished.