About the author

Why “God” as “She” Provokes us:Semiotically Speaking --The Significance of the Divine Feminine

Kristy Coleman
Long Island University
United States

Kristy Coleman earned her doctorate in Religion and Culture from
Claremont Graduate University. Her dissertation, “Resurrecting the
Repressed Feminine,” combined Luce Irigaray’s work with Coleman’s
ethnography of a Los Angeles-based Dianic Wiccan group. She is currently
faculty member and associate director for Long Island University’s
Comparative Religion and Culture Program.