Ken Brooker Langston

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About me

Gender MALE
Industry Religion
Occupation Director of a Nonprofit Organization
Location Washington, DC, United States
Introduction Executive Director of the Disciples Center for Public Witness, Director of the Disciples Justice Action Network (DJAN), co-convenor of Disciples Advocacy & Witness Network (DAWN), vice-chair of the Justice and Advocacy Commission of the National Council of Churches, and vice-chair of the Proreconciliation/Antiracism Team of the Christian Church Capital Area.
Interests religion, politics, philosophy, history, public policy, basketball, bluegrass music, the theater, classic movies, anything Welsh
Favorite Movies Tender Mercies, Places in the Heart, The Apostle, Baghdad Cafe, UFOria, Raising Arizona, The Dark Knight, Paris Texas, Casa Blanca, Key Largo, To Catch a Thief, Metropolis, Notorious, Rear View Window, Elizabeth: The Golden Years, A Man for All Seasons
Favorite Music Schubert, Bach, Wagner, Tchaikovsky, Marvin Gay, Aretha Franklin, Patti LaBelle, James Taylor, George Jones, Ralph Stanley, Randy Travis, Patsy Cline, Luther Vandross, Aaron Neville, Paul Simon, Peter Gabriel, Dave Matthews Band, Sting, Seal
Favorite Books SUGGESTED READING: To Change the World (Rosemary Reuther), Faith and Freedom (Schubert Ogden), The Sacred and Society (Langdon Gilkey), The Praxis of Suffering (Rebecca Chopp), Pilgrims in Their Own Land (Martin Marty), Hope for the Mainline (Charles Bayer), Habits of the Heart (Robert Bellah), The Politics of Meaning (Michael Lerner), God's Politics (Jim Wallis), The Politics at God's Funeral (Michael Harrington), The Naked Public Square (Richard John Neuhaus), The Socialist Decision (Paul Tillich), The Spirit of Democratic Capitalism (Michael Novak)