American Catholic Studies Newsletter | Spring 2017

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vol. 44  |  no. 1


From the Director

Feature Story

"Questing for God": A Symposium Honoring Elizabeth Johnson, C.S.J.

Reflections by Mary Catherine Hilkert, O.P., and Elizabeth Johnson, C.S.J.

Cushwa Center Lecture

Colm Tóibín Delivers Cushwa Center Lecture at Screening of Brooklyn

Seminar in American Religion

Robert Orsi's History and Presence

Hibernian Lecture

Shoulder and Shovelwork: Dead Poets and Eschatologies  |  Thomas P. Lynch

News & Announcements

Friends of Cushwa News and Notes

25 Researchers Receive Funding from Cushwa in 2017

Cushwa in Rome: Book Panel on John McGreevy's American Jesuits and the World


History of Women Religious

Lead Story

Remembering Mother Cabrini  |  by Katie Berchak-Irby


Perfect Charity: Women Religious Living the Spirit of Vatican II

Clark, O'Connor, and Krips (eds.)  |  Review by Mary Ewens, O.P. 

Why I Study Women Religious  |  by Regina Siegfried, A.S.C.

HWR Announcements and Publications


Archives Report

New Collections at the University Archives   |  by Kevin Cawley


The Other Catholics: Remaking America's Largest Religion

by Julie Byrne  |  Review by Catherine R. Osborne


Recent Books of Interest

Recent Journal Articles of Interest