Katie Geneva Cannon

Annie Scales Rogers Professor of Christian Ethics

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Phone: 804.278.4331

Location: Richmond

Department: Theology and Ethics


Union Theological Seminary, New York, NY, M.Phil., Ph.D.

Johnson C. Smith Seminary, Atlanta, GA., M.Div. 

Barber-Scotia College, Concord, NC., B.S.

The first African-American woman ordained in the United Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Cannon focuses her work in the areas of Christian ethics, Womanist theology, and women in religion and society. She has lectured nationally on theological and ethical topics and is the author or editor of numerous articles and seven books including Katie’s Canon: Womanism and the Soul of the Black Community and Black Womanist Ethics.