Writer / Critical Theorist

Sarah Sentilles is a writer, scholar of religion, critical theorist, and author of three books including her recent memoir Breaking Up with God: A Love Story. She earned a bachelor's degree at Yale and master's and doctoral degrees at Harvard.

At the core of her scholarship, writing, and activism is a commitment to investigating the roles language, images, and practices play in oppression, violence, social transformation, and justice movements. She currently teaches at Pacific Northwest College of Art in Portland.