About the Author
The Rev. Dr. Karyn Carlo, is a retired New York City Police Captain turned preacher, teacher, and theologian. She earned her Master of Divinity and Doctor of Philosophy degrees from Union Theological Seminary in New York City where, working with her mentor the Rev. Dr. James H. Cone, she focused on the various ways Christians think about the cross and resurrection in the context of social justice work. An ordained American Baptist pastor, she currently serves as a global theological educator teaching in the US, Burma, Liberia and elsewhere.