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Theology for a New Epoch

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We are in the midst of a crucial, epoch-making moment for Christianity. Forces like secularization, globalization, pandemic, war, and political upheaval have radically transformed the world in which we live. How will the Church respond to these challenges? Will it fall into irrelevance, or will it undergo a reformation? The Afternoon of Christianity: The Courage to Change

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Two Recent Notre Dame Press Books Receive National Recognition

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Two recent Notre Dame Press books

The University of Notre Dame Press is proud to announce that two of its recently published books have received national recognition: Afro-Atlantic Catholics: America’s First Black Christians by Jeroen Dewulf was awarded the 2023 John Gilmary Shea Prize by the American Catholic Historical Association (ACHA), and Aristotle’s Discovery of the Human: Piety and Politics in the “Nicomachean Ethics”

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Forthcoming Notre Dame Press Title Wins Prestigious Aldo and Jeanne Scaglione Publication Award from MLA

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The University of Notre Dame Press is proud to announce that the Modern Language Association of America has awarded its twenty-sixth annual Aldo and Jeanne Scaglione Publication Award for a Manuscript in Italian Literary Studies to Demetrio S. Yocum, senior research associate in the Center for Italian Studies at the University of Notre Dame, for Petrarch’s Penitential Psalms and Prayers, a forthcoming publication of the William and Katherine Devers Series in Dante and Medieval Italian Literature at the University of Notre Dame Press.

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Notre Dame Press Celebrates Two Team Members

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Notre Dame Press Celebrates Two Team Members

The University of Notre Dame Press is excited to welcome Laura Moran Walton and to celebrate the promotion of Stephanie Marchman.

 

Laura Moran Walton joined the Press team as Marketing and Publicity Manager on June 20th. Moran Walton started her career in academic publishing at Iowa State University Press and the University of Notre Dame Press before transitioning to broader academic and nonprofit marketing and communications work within the South Bend region.…

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When Defenders of Liberty Perpetuate Injustice

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Generals and Admirals, Criminals and Crooks

American military leaders are intended to be the exemplars of duty, honor and country, but what happens when our supposed defenders of liberty are the one perpetuating injustice? Generals and Admirals, Criminals and Crooks: Dishonorable Leadership in the U.S. Military

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Four Notre Dame Press Books Receive Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Awards

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2022 Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Awards

Foreword Reviews recently announced the winners of the 2022 Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Awards. These awards recognize outstanding books from independent and university presses, as well as self-published books. Matt Sutherland, Foreword Reviews

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Eight Notre Dame Press Books Receive Catholic Media Association Book Awards

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2023 Catholic Media Association Book Awards

The Catholic Media Association recently announced the winners of the Catholic Media Association 2023 Book Awards during the Catholic Media Conference in Baltimore, Maryland. This program recognizes the outstanding work of publishers, authors, and book editors that support the faith-filled life of Catholic readers. We are excited to announce that eight outstanding books from Notre Dame Press have received top honors this year.…

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Notre Dame Press Celebrates Its Kellogg Institute Series & Kellogg Institute’s 40th Anniversary

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Kellogg Institute Series on Democracy and Development

This year, Notre Dame’s Kellogg Institute for International Studies celebrates its 40th anniversary. Founded in 1982 thanks to a generous donation from Helen Kellogg, the Institute brings together an interdisciplinary community of scholars to promote research and education in the areas of democracy and human development.…

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Notre Dame Press Presents Its Fall 2023 Catalog of Publications

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Fall 2023 Catalog

The University of Notre Dame Press is excited to present our Fall 2023 catalog. This season’s titles engage a variety of topics, including theology, philosophy, medieval studies, American foreign policy, and creative writing.

Some highlights and campus partnerships include:

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New Book Examines the Origins of Today’s Divided Political Order

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Making a Modern Political Order
by James J. Sheehan

Today, democracy is under fire. From questioning results of elections to outright violence, people and communities are divided and disillusioned. A new book, Making a Modern Political Order: The Problem of the Nation State (May 2023) proposes the idea that a nation, a truly unified political community, arises from a people’s shared expectations and hopes.…

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Vickie Vértiz Announces Book Tour for Award-Winning Poetry Collection “Auto/Body”

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Auto/Body
by Vickie Vértiz

On March 22, 2023, Award-winning Mexican American poet, writer, and professor Vickie Vértiz began a book tour for her newest poetry collection Auto/Body, winner of the Ernest Sandeen Prize in Poetry

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Oluwatomisin Olayinka Oredein Named Inaugural Recipient of First-Time Author Award

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The Theology of Mercy Amba Oduyoye by Oluwatomisin Olayinka Oredein

Oluwatomisin Olayinka Oredein was named the inaugural recipient of the Notre Dame Press First-Time Author Award for her forthcoming book, The Theology of Mercy Amba Oduyoye: Ecumenism, Feminism, and Communal Practice (May 2023).

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Notre Dame Press Titles Named 2022 Foreword INDIES Finalists

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2022 Indies Book Of The Year Finalists

The University of Notre Dame Press is proud to announce that on March 9, 2023, six of our titles were selected as Finalists for the 2022 Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Awards

More than 2,500 entries in over 55 genres were submitted for consideration. The Finalists were determined by Foreword’s editorial team. Winners are now being decided for bronze, silver, and gold titles by teams of librarian and bookseller judges from across the country.

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Notre Dame Press Celebrates Two Team Members

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The University of Notre Dame Press is proud to celebrate two of our team members: Kathryn Pitts and Rachel Kindler.

It is with both joy and sorrow that we announce the retirement of Kathryn Pitts, Marketing and Publicity Director, on March 16th. For nearly three decades, Kathryn has led marketing and publicity campaigns for more than a thousand Notre Dame Press books and authors, which have included national and international media attention in The Guardian

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New Book by Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew Coming in April from Notre Dame Press

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"Global Initiatives of Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew" edited by John Chryssavgis

As the spiritual leader of 300 million Orthodox Christians worldwide, His All-Holiness Bartholomew, Orthodox Archbishop of Constantinople-New Rome and Ecumenical Patriarch, has long been a beacon for strengthening interreligious and interfaith dialogues on the world stage. On April 1, 2023, the University of Notre Dame Press will publish Global Initiatives of Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew: Peace, Reconciliation, and Care for Creation

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Notre Dame Book Symposium for “Incomprehensible Certainty” by Thomas Pfau

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"Incomprehensible Certainty" by Thomas Pfau

On Thursday, March 9, 2023, at 4:00pm EST, the Departments of English, German and Russian Languages and Literatures, Philosophy, and Theology at the University of Notre Dame, with the University of Notre Dame Press, will co-host a book symposium

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Catholic Schools and the Common Good series launches first book, “The Case for Parental Choice”

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"The Case for Parental Choice: God, Family, and Educational Liberty"

On March 15, 2023, the University of Notre Dame Press will publish The Case for Parental Choice: God, Family, and Educational Liberty by John E. Coons

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Notre Dame Press Books Explore Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI’s Theological Legacy

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Explorations in the Theology of Benedict XVI

We are saddened to hear of the passing of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI, who died on December 31, 2022, at the age 95, and join the Church around the world in mourning this great loss.

 

Before he was elected pope in 2005, Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger had a distinguished career as one of the most important theologians of the last century. It was widely held that “Benedict was the most influential intellectual force in the Church in a generation,” write Ian Fisher and Rachel Donadio in The New York Times

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“Disturbing Spirits” by Beverly A. Tsacoyianis Receives Choice Outstanding Academic Title Award

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"Disturbing Spirits" by Beverly A. Tsacoyianis

The University of Notre Dame Press is proud to announce that Beverly A. Tsacoyianis’s book Disturbing Spirits: Mental Illness, Trauma, and Treatment in Modern Syria and Lebanon has received a Choice Outstanding Academic Title Award for 2022. This award is presented yearly to academic works on account of “their excellence in presentation and scholarship, the significance of their contribution to the field, their originality and value as an essential treatment of their subject, and significance in building undergraduate collections.” 

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Brenda Deen Schildgen receives the Helen and Howard Marraro Prize for “Dante and Violence”

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"Dante and Violence" by Brenda Deen Schildgen

The University of Notre Dame Press is proud to announce that Brenda Deen Schildgen, distinguished professor emerita of comparative literature at the University of California, Davis, received this year’s Helen and Howard Marraro Prize for her book Dante and Violence: Domestic, Civic, Cosmic

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