Matthew Elmore

is a ThD student in ethics and political theology, also earning a certificate in History and Philosophy of Science. His focus covers three areas: the relation of words and material culture; the power amassed by medical language; and nature as articulated by Christ’s body. Before coming to Duke, Matt occupied several spaces in healthcare, most recently as a

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