Fall 2014 Newsletter

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From the Director

roman_rooftops_copyThe view from Viale Gabriele D'Annunzio in Rome

Lead Story

Roman Rooftops and American Catholic Studies: Rome Seminar Addresses Transnational Approaches to U.S. Catholic Studies   |   by Charles T. Strauss

Four Questions (extended web edition)

Margaret Abruzzo and Catherine Osborne


Updates from former Research Travel Grant recipients

Cushwa Center News

Cushwa Center Activities

lvh2komonchak2Joseph A. Komonchak at the "Lived History of Vatican II" Conference

“The Lived History of Vatican II”: Conference Draws Scholars from around the Globe (Conference Recap)

Seminar in American Religion: Blessed: A History of the American Proserity Gospel

University of Notre Dame Archives Report

New Collections in 2014  |   by Wm. Kevin Cawley

History of Women Religious

National Catholic Sisters Week inaugurated at St. Kate’s

Roman Archive Visits Underscore Research Potential, Transnationalist Focus of Women Religious for Scholars and Students   |   by Jillian Plummer

The Rome Seminar Visit to Instituto Sacro Cuore Villa Lante

HWR News

Inspiring Souls: Reflections on Education, Spirituality, and Leadership (Conference Report)

plummer_photo_1bAt the Salesian Sisters' Archives


Review: Women of Faith: The Chicago Sisters of Mercy and the Evolution of a Religious Community

Whither Women Religious: Analyzing the Past, Studying the Present, Imagining the Future (Call For Papers)

Program Committee for the Tenth Triennial Conference


The Cursillo Movement in America: Catholics, Protestants, & Fourth-Day Spirituality
by Kristy Nabhan-Warren   |   Review by Heather Grennan Gary

Recent Publications of Interest (in PDF only)

Recent Journal Articles of Interest (in PDF only)