Peter Cajka reflects on five interviews he conducted with Father Bob Pelton, C.S.C., from October 2017 to January 2018.
The Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism brings together scholars from history, theology, women’s studies, sociology, religious studies, American studies, and English to interpret the American Catholic experience.
The Irish Dames: A history of Kylemore Abbey’s Benedictine nuns from Ypres, Belgium, to Western Ireland
Jack Rooney explores the history of the Benedictine community at Kylemore Abbey in Ireland.
For the forthcoming spring issue of the American Catholic Studies Newsletter, Marie Mullaney (professor of history at Caldwell University) reflects on her research and teaching on American Catholic women religious.
Enduring Trends and New Directions: A Conference on the History of American Christianity in Honor of Mark Noll
This conference honors the career of Mark Noll by reflecting on his work in the history of American Christianity, while also looking forward to new directions in the field.
Judith Weisenfeld's New World A-Coming: Black Religion and Racial Identity During the Great Migration (New York University Press, 2017)
Matthew Cressler (College of Charleston) will discuss Black Catholic history at the 50th anniversary of the founding of the National Black Catholic Clergy Caucus.