Lectures

Fall 2015

Throughout the year, the Center for Catholic Studies brings nationally-recognized scholars to campus to share their expertise on a wide range of topics of interest to Catholic Studies. All lectures on campus are free and open to the public. Join us!

To download free podcasts of previous lectures, visit our archives page.

The 15th Annual Anne Drummey O’Callaghan Lecture
on Women in the Church
“Spiritual Friendship: The Example of Elisabeth Leseur and Soeur Marie Goby”
Dr. Janet Ruffing, R.S.M., Yale Divinity School
Wednesday, October 7, 2015, 7:30 p.m.
Dolan School of Business Dining Room
 
The 2015 Catholicism and the Arts Lecture
"Mozart: Catholic Enlightenment in a Musical Key"
Rev. Dr. Steffen Lösel, Emory Candler School of Theology
Wednesday, October 28, 2015, 7:30 p.m.
Dolan School of Business Dining Room
 
“Elective Affinities and Conversion: The Virgin Mary and Mazu cults in Late Imperial China."
Dr. Ronnie Po-Chia Hsia, The Pennsylvania State University
Wednesday, November 04, 2015, 7:30 p.m.
Dolan School of Business Dining Room 
Co-sponsored by Department of History and Asian Studies 
 
The 22st Annual Christopher F. Mooney, S.J. Lecture in Theology, Religion & Society
"Race, Culture, and Human Life"
Dr. M. Shawn Copeland, Boston College
Wednesday, November 18, 2015, 7:30 p.m.
Dolan School of Business Dining Room
 
Future Church Vision Award and Lecture
Dr. Paul Lakeland
Wednesday, December 2, 2015, 7:30 p.m.
Dolan School of Business Dining Room

For more information, contact Michelle Ross, administrative coordinator, at (203) 254-4000 ext. 3415.

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