Books by Tricia Hersey


Tricia Hersey is an artist, theater maker, spiritual director, theologian, and community organizer. She is the founder of The Nap Ministry, an organization that examines rest as a form of resistance by curating safe spaces for the community to rest via Collective Napping Experiences, immersive workshops, performance art installations, and social media. Her research interests include black liberation theology, womanism, somatics, and cultural trauma. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Public Health from Eastern Illinois University and a Master of Divinity from the Candler School of Theology at Emory University. Tricia's work has been seen with Chicago Public Schools, School of the Art Institute Chicago, Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland, United States Peace Corps, Google Global, and universities and organizations nationwide and internationally.


Rest Is Resistance: A Manifesto

Tricia Hersey


We Will Rest!: The Art of Escape

Tricia Hersey


Rest Is Resistance

Tricia Hersey