The Cushwa Center has a long history of sponsoring publication efforts both in-house and with university presses. 

 American Catholic Studies Newsletter

American Catholic Studies Newsletter

Published twice a year by the Cushwa Center since 1975, the American Catholic Studies Newsletter reviews recent publications and center programming, relevant archival holdings, and other news and developments. Sign up for print and email subscriptions.

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Catholicism in Twentieth-Century America

Cornell University Press publishes the series Cushwa Center Studies of Catholicism in Twentieth-Century America, comprising eight volumes to date, beginning with Horizons of the Sacred: Mexican Traditions in U.S. Catholicism (2002), edited by Timothy Matovina and Gary Riebe-Estrella.

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Notre Dame Press Books and Series

The Cushwa Center has worked with the University of Notre Dame Press to publish the series Notre Dame Studies in American Catholicism (1980–1994) and several other volumes, including most recently Matteo Binasco’s Roman Sources for the History of American Catholicism, 1763–1939 (2018).

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Working Paper Series

From 1975 to 2012, the Cushwa Center’s Working Paper Series featured works-in-progress presented at small seminars hosted at the University of Notre Dame. Electronic copies of papers in the series may be requested by contacting the center at