IONA

Research & Publications

  • "Loving Sex Latina/mente: Envisioning a Relevant Catholic Sexual Ethic," funded by the Louisville Institute First Book Grant for Minority Scholars, July 2011 through July 2012, work in progress.
  • "Dead in the Water...Again," in Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness: Theologians Reflect Upon the American Dream. Ada Maria Isasi-Diaz, Mary McClintock Fulkerson and Rosemary Carbine, eds. Sopher Press, expected 2012.
  • "A Journey toward Wholeness, A Journey to God: Physical Fitness as Embodied Spirituality," co-authored with Dr. Tracey C. Greenwood (Eastern University), The Journal of Religion and Health Online, October 2011.
  • "This is my body...given for you: Theological Anthropology Latina/mente," in Frontiers in Catholic Feminist Theology: Shoulder to Shoulder. Susan Abraham and Elena Procario-Foley, eds. Minneapolis, MN: Fortress Press, 2009.
  • "Freedom is Our Own: Toward a Puerto Rican Emancipation Theology," in Creating Ourselves: African Americans and Hispanic Americans on Popular Culture and Religious Expression. Benjamín Valentín and Anthony B. Pinn, eds. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2009.
  • "Prophesy Freedom: Puerto Rican Women's Literature as a Source for Latina Feminist Theology," in A Reader in Latina Feminist Theology: Religion and Justice. María Pilar Aquino, Daisy Machado and Jeanette Rodríguez, eds. Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 2002.
  • "Calling All Wild Women: Reflections on the Wilderness, Luke 4:1-13" in The Book of Women's Sermons: Hearing God in Each Other's Voices. Lee Hancock, ed. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 1999.