Matthew Elmore

is a ThD student in ethics and political theology. His focus covers three areas: the relation of words and material culture; medical language and state power; and the ways nature is articulated in Christ’s body. Before coming to Duke, Matt occupied several spaces in healthcare, most recently as a clinical researcher in cardiology. He holds an MA from

Sarah Jean Barton

is a Doctor of Theology (Th.D.) Candidate at Duke Divinity School. In addition, she currently serves as a Henri Nouwen Fellow in Disability Studies and Theology at Western Theological Seminary (WTS) in Holland, MI. At WTS, Sarah teaches courses in Christian ethics, disability and theology, trauma, and pastoral care. Before her appointment at WTS, Sarah worked