Previous Catholic Studies Events - Spring 2010

Lectures

2009 Bellarmine Lecture
The Quaran and Culture: Conflicting Models of a Relationship

Rev. Patrick J. Ryan, S.J., Laurence J. McGinley Professor of Religion and Society, Fordham University
Wednesday, February 10
Dolan School of Business Dining Room, 8 p.m.

AIDS orphans in Africa
Sister Mary Beth Lloyd, M.P.F, International Mission Director
Tuesday, February 16, 5 p.m.
Dolan School of Business Dining Room

4th Annual Jewish-Christian Engagement Lecture
The Seduction of Eve: Why did she do it?
 
Dr. Reuven Kimelman, Professor of Classical Judaica, Brandeis University
Tuesday, March 16
Dolan School of Business Dining Room, 8 p.m.

3rd Annual Commonweal Magazine Lecture
Law, Morality, and the Culture Wars

Dr. Cathleen Kaveny, John P. Murphy Foundation Professor of Law and Professor of Theology, Notre Dame University
Wednesday, March 24
Dolan School of Business Dining Room, 8 p.m.

Ricci's Legacy: The Perils of Success
Dr. Jonathan Spence, Sterling Professor of History Emeritus, Yale University
Tuesday, April 6 
Dolan School of Business Dining Room, 8 p.m.

Saints, Spirits, and Madonnas: The Everyday Religion of Latina Culture
Dr. Michelle Gonzalez, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies, University of Miami
Wednesday, April 7
Dolan School of Business Dining Room, 6 p.m.


Living Theology Workshops

The Subversive news of the Kingdom: A look at the Parables of Jesus
Rev. Gerry Blaszcak S.J., University Chaplain, Fairfield University
Saturday, April 17
DiMenna-Nyselius Library Multimedia Room
9:30 a.m.-noon

Movies and the Catholic Imagination, The Sequel
Rev. Mark Scalese, S.J., Assistant Professor of New Media, Fairfield University
Saturday, February 13 
DiMenna-Nyselius Library Multimedia Room
9:30 a.m.-noon

Sex and the Soul: Juggling Sexuality, Spirituality, Romance, and Religion
Dr. Donna Freitas
Saturday, March 13
DiMenna-Nyselius Library Multimedia Room
9:30 a.m.-noon