CFP | Engaging the World: The Jesuits and Their Presence in Global History

CALL FOR PAPERS International Symposium on Jesuit Studies Lisbon | 17–19 June 2020   Engaging the World: The Jesuits and Their Presence in Global History Co-organized by the Institute for Advanced Jesuit Studies at Boston College and Brotéria in Lisbon, in partnership with the Catholic University Portugal   Scattered around the globe for nearly five … Continue reading CFP | Engaging the World: The Jesuits and Their Presence in Global History

The Shift in the Vatican Secret Archives

While the announcement of the opening of the Vatican Archives of Pope Pius XII (1939-1958) was welcome by researchers, what has remained in focus is a debate regarding the role of the Pope and the Holocaust. However, the Archives should reveal a much broader narrative as the period of this papacy was also at the centre of a shifting global Christianity and its rapid indigenisation.

CFP | Engaging Sources: The Tradition and Future of Collecting History in the Society of Jesus

CALL FOR PAPERS International Symposium on Jesuit Studies Boston | 11–13 June 2019   Engaging Sources: The Tradition and Future of Collecting History in the Society of Jesus Institute for Advanced Jesuit Studies, Boston College   Since its founding, the Society of Jesus has emphasized the importance of record keeping—of corresponding, circulating, and preserving its diverse … Continue reading CFP | Engaging Sources: The Tradition and Future of Collecting History in the Society of Jesus

CFP | Francisco Suárez (1548–1617): Jesuits and Complexities of Modernity

CALL FOR PAPERS International Symposium on Jesuit Studies Seville | 1-2 June 2018   Francisco Suárez (1548–1617): Jesuits and Complexities of Modernity Institute for Advanced Jesuit Studies Universidad Loyola Andalucía, Seville   Francisco Suárez, S.J. (1548–1617) is recognized as a philosopher, theologian, and jurist who had a significant cultural impact in the development of modernity. … Continue reading CFP | Francisco Suárez (1548–1617): Jesuits and Complexities of Modernity