Fordham University            The Jesuit University of New York

The Bicentennial Lecture Series
to Commemorate the 200th Anniversary of the Archdiocese of New York

Sponsored Jointly by
The Francis and Ann Curran Center for American Catholic Studies at Fordham University and The Archdiocese of New York

Thursday, March 6, 2008, 7:00 PM:
The Irish in New York:
What about the Saints?

Speaker: Dr. John McCarthy, Professor Emeritus of History and former Director of the Institute for Irish Studies, Fordham University.
Thursday, April 10, 2008, 7:00 PM:
The Women Religious and the Shaping of New York Catholicism
Speaker: Dr. Bernadette McCauley, Associate Professor of History, Hunter College.
Thursday, May 22, 2008, 7:00 PM:
Archbishop Hughes and Orestes Brownson: Communion and Conflict in the Nineteenth-Century American Catholic Church
Speaker: Dr. Patrick Carey, William Kelly Professor of Theology, Marquette University.
Thursday, June 12, 2008, 7:00 PM:
Ministry to Hispanic Catholics in the Archdiocese of NewYork.
Speaker:  Monsignor Robert Stern, Director of the Spanish-Speaking Apostolate of the Archdiocese of New York, 1969-1973.
Thursday, September 25, 2008, 7:00 PM:
How Have Italian Catholics Made a Difference in New York?
Speaker: Dr. Mary Elizabeth Brown, Marymount Manhattan College.
Thursday, October 23, 2008, 7:00 PM:
Americanism, New York Style: The Archdiocese and the Making of American Catholicism
Speaker: Dr. R. Scott Appleby, Professor of History, University of Notre Dame, and the John M. Regan, Jr. Director of the Joan B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies
Thursday, November 13, 2008, 7:00 PM:
Francis Cardinal Spellman and the Holy See during World War II
Speaker: Rev. Gerald P. Fogarty, S.J., William R. Kenan Professor of Religious Studies, University of Virginia.

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