REDWING POST is an independent blog created, written, and published by Marlene Lang.

Marlene B. Lang, Ph.D. is Asst. Professor of Religious Studies at Mount St. Joseph University.

Her doctoral dissertation is a social analysis that asks what the newest generation of indigenous Americans is speaking to a wider, dominant culture that has not billyJackHatlistened well, if at all, in the past.

Prior to her pursuit of practical theology, Marlene Lang was a columnist and editor for the Daily Southtown in Chicago, now the SouthtownStar. As a reporter she covered prisons and the nuclear power industry, as well as municipal and county governments.

A sample portfolio of her work can be viewed at: In between her years in journalism and her doctoral studies, she earned a master’s degree in spirituality.

From 2012-17 she taught social justice and theology at Catholic high schools.