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Janna Hunter-Bowman

United States
Institution Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary
Position Associate Professor of Peace Studies and Christian Social Ethics
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Recent Publications
  • Book: Witnessing Peace: Becoming Agents Under Duress in Colombia, Routledge, 2022.
  • Articles and book chapters: “Representation and Intersectionality,” in The Companion to Theology and Qualitative Research, eds. Pete Ward and Knut Tveitereid, Wiley Blackwell Publishers (anticipated 2022).
  • "’¿Qué hay que sacar a la luz’?" lo que expose y las oportunidades de la pandemia,” El Futuro del Trabajo y Cuidado de la Casa Común: Grupo de Trabajo, CLACSO (tentative title), ed. Emilce Cuda, The Latin American Council of Social Sciences (anticipated 2022).
  • “Anabaptism, a Minor Tradition Amidst States of Change,” Mennonite Quarterly Review, January 2022.
  • “State of Change: Concept Metaphor of Pauline Principalities and Powers for a Political Theology of Peacebuilding,” Political Theology (2019).
  • "Peace through Participation: Enhancing Post-Accord Peacebuilding Through Linking Stakeholders to Peace Accord Stipulations." Journal of Peacebuilding and Development 14.1 (2019).
  • "Theologies of Nonviolent Peacebuilding: Retrospect and Prospect." Journal of the Society of Christian Ethics Vol 38, No 2 (Fall/Winter 2018), 149-169.
  • Hunter-Bowman and Dubois, "The Intersection of Christian Theology and Peacebuilding," Oxford Handbook on Religion, Conflict and Peacebuilding, eds Scott Appleby, Atalia Omer and David Little, Oxford Press, 2015.
  • "From Conflict Resolution to Conflict Transformation,” in From Suffering to Solidarity: The Historical Seeds of Mennonite Interreligious, Interethnic, and International Peacebuilding, ed Andrew P. Klager (Wipf and Stock Publishers: 2015), 115-139.
  • Hunter-Bowman and Lederach, "Building Peace: Religious Leadership in Divided Communities," in Religious Leadership, A Reference Handbook, ed Sharon Henderson Callahan (SAGE Publications, Inc: 2013), 464-474.
Professional Activities and Affiliations
  • Advisory Board Member, Kroc Institute for International Peace, University of Notre Dame, 2018—present
  • Steering committee member, Religion, Social Conflict, and Peace unit American Academy of Religion, 2021—present
  • American Academy of Religion
  • Society of Christian Ethics
  • Catholic Theological Society of America
  • Latin American Council of Social Sciences