The Author

K. A. Ellis holds an MFA from Yale University and a master of art in religion (theological) from Westminster Theological Seminary in Philadelphia, and is a doctoral candidate at Oxford Center for Mission Studies in Oxford, England. She speaks and writes on the theology of human rights, African-American culture, understanding Islam, and the persecuted church. Follow her on Twitter @K_A_Ellis.

America’s First African Theologians

In this podcast, K. A. Ellis talks about Phillis Wheatley and other early African American Christians who wrote poetry and theology and lived

Loving the Widow in the 21st Century

In this podcast, K. A. Ellis talks about how

Meet Phillis Wheatley

Imagine the risk she bore as an African and

Raise Up a Transcendent Voice in a Partisan World

A voice that speaks from a perspective above political,

Standing as One

We cannot remain numb or indifferent to the pain