books i love:

theological overviews

Quest for the Living God: Mapping Frontiers in the Theology of God by Elizabeth Johnson

Introducing Liberation Theology by Leonardo Boff

The Reemergence of Liberation Theologies: Models for the Twenty-First Century edited by T. Cooper 

liberation theologies

black liberation theologies

God of the Oppressed by Dr. James Hal Cone 
Race: A Theological Account by J Kameron Carter

womanist theologies 

Sisters in the Wilderness by Delores S. Williams,
Our Lives Matter: A Womanist Queer Theology by Pamela R. Lightsey 
Stand Your Ground: Black Bodies and the Justice of God by Kelly Brown Douglas 
Katies Canon: Womanism and the Soul of the Black Community by Katie G. Cannon
Making a Way Out of No Way: a Womanist Theology by Monica A. Coleman

queer theologies

Controversies in Queer Theology by Susannah Cornwall 
Radical Love: Introduction to Queer Theology by Patrick S. Cheng

postmodern theologies

The Weakness of God by John Caputo

empire critical commentaries

In the Shadow of Empire: Reclaiming the Bible as a History of Faithful Resistance by Richard Horsley

Women’s Bible Commentary by Carol A. Newsom

The Last Week, and The First Christmas by Marcus Bor
Take Back the Word: A Queer Reading of the Bible by Robert E. Goss
Bandits, Prophets, and Messiahs: Popular Movements at the Time of Jesus and The Liberation of Christmas by Richard A. Horsley
Binding the Strongman by Ched Myers