Hue Woodson is an Assistant Professor of English at Tarrant County College in Fort Worth, TX.
He is a Ph.D. (ABD) candidate in English at the University of Texas at Arlington, and is currently writing his dissertation on issues confronting postmodern rhetoric.
He holds a Th.M. in History and Theology and an M.T.S. from Brite Divinity School at Texas Christian University, an M.A. in English from the University of North Texas, an M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction and a B.A. in English from the University of Texas at Arlington.
He is the author of Heideggerian Theologies: The Pathmarks of John Macquarrie, Rudolf Bultmann, Paul Tillich, and Karl Rahner (Wipf and Stock, 2018), A Theologian's Guide to Heidegger (Wipf and Stock, 2019), Existential Theology: An Introduction (Wipf and Stock 2020), and the forthcoming, The Philosophy of Christology: From the Bultmannians to Derrida, 1951-2002 (Wipf and Stock).
His research specializes in contemporary critical and literary theory, Shakespeare, rhetoric, Heidegger, continental philosophy, theological and philosophical hermeneutics, New Testament studies, systematic theology and existential theology.
His work includes articles on bell hooks (Journal of African-American Studies), race and theological anthropology (Journal of African-American Studies), Slavoj Zizek (International Journal of Zizek Studies), Richard Wright (in Critical Insights: Richard Wright), and Jacques Lacan (in Reading Lacan's Seminar VIII).
He has written 14 encyclopedia entries for the four-volume, Race and Ethnicity in America: Pre-Contact to the Present, which includes his assessments of Lincoln and reconstruction, Lincoln's views on race and ethnicity, Christianity in the Antebellum South, the Whig Party, the American Baptist Church, the Radical Republicans, the Democratic Party in the Antebellum Era, the Republican Party and Race, Booker T. Washington, Black Education in the Antebellum North, the decline of the Harlem Renaissance, and the Black Experience during World War I.
He is also the author of more than 30 books, including novels, poetry collections, and short story collections.
He lives in the Dallas-Fort Worth area with his wife, Samantha.