Marvin K. White
A Journey Into Self
In this turbulent historical moment, you’ll be inspired by Marvin K. White’s personal journey of self discovery. White is an active poet, artist, and preacher, as well as the Minister of Celebration at Glide Memorial Church in San Francisco. His approach to the arts is deeply personal, and his dialogue with Jen Chien will move you. How can we approach life and each other in a way that welcomes and promotes discovery? Marvin K. White’s journey gives us inner strength when we need it most.
About Marvin K. White
Marvin K. White is currently serving as the Minister of Celebration at the world-renowned GLIDE Church in San Francisco. He is a graduate of The Pacific School of Religion (‘16), where he earned a MDiv. He is the author of four collections of poetry: Our Name Be Witness; Status; and the two Lammy-nominated collections last rights and nothin’ ugly fly. He is a YBCA 100 Awards recipient (‘19) and a Kennedy Center Citizen Artist Fellow (‘20-‘21). He is articulating a vision of social, prophetic and creative justice through his work as a poet, artist, teacher, collaborator, preacher, cake baker and Facebook Statustician.
Jennifer Chien (00:00):
You’re listening to above the fog, a podcast from Grace Cathedral and me, Jen Chien. This season is all about bridge builders, people in our communities who build connections and span divides. Today, I’m bringing you Marvin K. White….