The course outline: teaching theology through creative writing

Walton, H. (2012) The course outline: teaching theology through creative writing. Journal of Adult Theological Education, 9(2), pp. 210-218.

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Abstract

This article explores the philosophical, pedagogical and practical challenges encountered in constructing an interdisciplinary curriculum that combines insights from the worlds of theology and creative writing. Issues raised include the similarities and differences of the disciplines, the vulnerability required of students and teachers and whether creativity can be taught. The topic is explored through life writing, autoethnography and constructive narrative theology.

Item Type:Articles
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Walton, Professor Heather
Authors: Walton, H.
College/School:College of Arts > School of Critical Studies > Theology and Religious Studies
Journal Name:Journal of Adult Theological Education
Publisher:Maney Publishing
ISSN:1740-7141
ISSN (Online):1743-1654

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