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SueJeanne Koh

SueJeanne Koh

SueJeanne Koh is the Graduate Futures Program Director at the University of California, Irvine, and a scholar working at the intersections of religion, theology, and critical ethnic studies.

Essays

Waiting During a Pandemic Advent

In the midst of a pandemic, can these Advent texts speak to our grief, both collective and personal, in political ways? These scriptures reveal that to grieve is to bear witness to our tears through righteous anger. They interrogate how our lives are structured along inequitable lines in this present moment and counter a simple return to how things were.