Author and poet Thomas Lynch will present the annual Hibernian Lecture. His lecture will center around the poetry and recent deaths of Dennis O'Driscoll and Seamus Heaney.
Fri Sep 9, 2016
Thu Sep 15, 2016
Kenneth L. Woodward will speak on and sign copies of his latest book, Getting Religion: Faith, Culture, and Politics from the Age of Eisenhower to the Era of Obama.
This event is free and open to the public.
Woodward will also sign books on Friday, September 16, from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m.…
Thu Sep 22, 2016
This symposium honors the work of theologian Elizabeth Johnson, CSJ and celebrates two recent events: the acquisition of Johnson's papers by the University of Notre Dame Archives and the publication of Heidi Schlumpf's biography Elizabeth Johnson: Questing for God (Liturgical Press, 2016).
Wed Oct 19, 2016
Scholars from the Gregorian University and experts in the history of the Jesuits will join John T. McGreevy in considering his new book, American Jesuits and the World: How an Embattled Religious Order Made Modern Catholicism Global…
Sat Nov 5, 2016
Mark your calendar now! We will discuss History and Presence (Belknap/Harvard, 2016) by Robert A. Orsi of Northwestern University.
Commentators for this seminar are R. Scott Appleby of the University of Notre Dame and Mary Dunn of St. Louis University.
Fri Dec 2, 2016
Author Colm Tóibín will speak about the story behind Brooklyn, his 2009 novel that was adapted into a film in 2015. The focus of his talk will be 20th-century Irish immigration to the United States, and the experience of exile and return to Ireland. After a screening of the film, Tóibín will answer questions from the audience.
Sat Apr 1, 2017
The spring 2017 Seminar in American Religion will discuss John T. McGreevy's new book, American Jesuits and the World: How an Embattled Religious Order Made Modern Catholicism Global…