2022: Go Tell It on the Mountain

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Baylor University is proud to present the 2022 Pruit Memorial Symposium

Go Tell It on the Mountain: Perspectives on Black Preaching, Theology, and Gospel Music
featuring virtual presentations by
The Rev. Dr. Lisa Weaver, The Rev. Dr. Carol Tomlin, and Dr. Dulcie Dixon McKenzie
followed by Q&A moderated by Dr. Monique Ingalls

Wednesday, February 16, 2022
12:15 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. CST
Live on Zoom and in-person at the Dennis Campbell Innovative Learning Space (Jones Library, Room 200)
A complimentary lunch will be served during the in-person event. Registration is required for the in-person event and will be available closer to the event date.

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Dr. Lisa Weaver

“Singing New Songs in A Strange Land: The Music of Enslaved Africana Peoples in the Colonial Period As Witnessed in Select [En]Slave[d] Narratives”

The Rev. Dr. Lisa M. Weaver
Assistant Professor of Worship
Columbia Theological Seminary

Dr. Carol Tomlin

“It’ll soon be done with troubles and trials”: Singing in Sermon Themes in Contexts and Divergence in the Preaching of Second-Generation African Caribbean Pentecostals from their Windrush Forebears

The Rev. Dr. Carol Tomlin
Principal of Kingdom School of Theology &
Visiting Fellow, University of Leeds, UK

Dr Dulcie Dixon McKenzie

“Press Along Saints, Press Along, in God’s own Way!” Towards an Initiation of Black Pentecostal Hymnody in Black British Theology

Dr. Dulcie Dixon McKenzie
Director, Centre for Black Theology
The Queen’s Foundation for Ecumenical Theological Education, Birmingham, UK

Dr Monique Ingalls


Dr. Monique Ingalls
Associate Professor of Music &
Graduate Program Director, Church Music

Zoom credentials for "Go Tell It on the Mountain" will be posted here one day prior to the event. Click here if you would like to receive an email reminder a day in advance that includes the Zoom credentials. If you plan to attend in person, registration is required due to limited seating and will be available closer to the event date. Click the button below to access publicity materials to help promote the 2022 Pruit Symposium!

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This year's Pruit Memorial Symposium is co-sponsored by the Baylor School of Music, the Center for Christian Music Studies, Baylor University Libraries, George W. Truett Theological Seminary, and the Departments of Religion and Journalism, Public Relations and New Media.