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The Mission of the Francis and Ann Curran Center for American Catholic Studies is to advance knowledge, understanding and appreciation of American Catholicism in its diverse historical, intellectual, cultural and practical expressions. By fostering ecumenical, interreligious and interdisciplinary engagement with the broad spectrum of Catholic thought and practice, and informed analysis of issues pertinent to contemporary church and society, the Francis and Ann Curran Center for American Catholic Studies promotes Fordham University’s Catholic, Jesuit mission and facilitates conversation within the academy and the Church and with the broader religious community and the general public.

Featured Upcoming Event

The Search for Peace and Justice in a Post-9/11 World

Featuring the world premiere of In Our Son's Name, a film by Gayla Jamison with Orlando and Phyllis Rodriguez
Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, 6PM
Rose Hill Campus

For all our upcoming events,
click here.
Celebrating the Class of 2014

On May 15, 2014, the Curran Center celebrated the achievements of graduates from the class of 2014.
Featured Past Event

Stabat Mater Dolorosa:
Mary at the Cross in Early Modern Polemic, Art, and Literature

Presented by
Robert S. Miola, Ph.D., Gerard Manley Hopins Professor of English, Lecturer in Classics at Loyola University Maryland

Click here for a video of Miola's lecture.

For an archive of past events, click here.
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The Francis & Ann Curran Center
for American Catholic Studies

Duane Library 260
Fordham University | Bronx, NY 10458
Voice: (718) 817-0662 | Fax: (718) 817-5746

Of noteFordham now houses the Office of the Executive Secretary of the
American Catholic Historical Association.

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