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Àngel F. Méndez Montoya Lecture: "Eucharistic Imagination: A Queer Body-Politic"

May 9, 2012 at 5:30pm to 6:50pm

Àngel F. Méndez Montoya will be giving a lecture entitled "Eucharistic Imagination: A Queer Body-Politic" which will include a Q&A session afterwards.

To be held at Pacific School of Religion, in the Badè Museum, 1798 Scenic Ave., Berkeley.

Dr. Angel F. Méndez Montoya, OP, holds a B.A. in dance, an M.A. in philosophy, M.A in theology, and M.Div., and a Ph.D. in philosophical theology from the University of Virginia. He wrote his dissertation at Cambridge University (UK) as a scholar in residence, and his work was published in 2009 by Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK, under the title, The Theology of Food: Eating and the Eucharist. This work was recently nominated for the Michael Ramsey Prize 2011. In 2010 this same book was published in Spanish by Editorial JUS, in Mexico City, under the title, Festín del deseo: hacia una teología alimentaria. He currently teaches theology, philosophy and cultural studies at several universities in Mexico City, and gives lectures primarily in Mexico, Latin America, the US, and Europe.

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