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Durham University

Centre for Catholic Studies

CCS Book Launch Series

A series of online events celebrating and reflecting upon CCS members’ newly released publications

This series will be held via Zoom. All are welcome: come along, hear about a new book, meet new people, and help us celebrate the launch!

The schedule is below. Please register here to receive Zoom details (registration opens three weeks before each event).

Autumn/Winter 2020

Date Author/main speaker Book title Respondents Time
Wednesday 7 October 2020 James E. Kelly English Convents in Catholic Europe, c.1600-1800

Caroline Bowden and John McCafferty

5.30pm BST
Wednesday 21 October 2020 Karen Kilby God, Evil and the Limits of Theology Linn Tonstad, Katherine Sonderegger, and Simon Oliver 5.30pm BST
Tuesday 3 November 2020 Elizabeth Powell David Jones and the Craft of Theology: Becoming Beauty Rowan Williams, Ferdia Stone-Davis, and Vittorio Montemaggi 5.30pm GMT
Wednesday 18 November 2020 Christopher Insole Kant and the Divine: From Contemplation to the Moral Law Jennifer A. Herdt, Nicholas Adams, and Clare Carlisle Tresch 4.30pm GMT
Wednesday 2 December 2020 Greg Ryan Hermeneutics of Doctrine in a Learning Church: The Dynamics of Receptive Integrity Brad Hinze and Antonia Pizzey 7.30pm GMT

Forthcoming in 2021

Author(s) Book title
Rik Van Nieuwenhove Thomas Aquinas and Contemplation (Oxford University Press)
Gabrielle Thomas For the Good of the Church: Women, Theology, and Ecumenical Practice (SCM Press)
Anna Rowlands, Elizabeth Phillips, & Amy Daughton (eds) T&T Clark Reader in Political Theology (Bloomsbury)
Lynn McChlery How Do I Know It’s God? (SCM Press)

Where possible, portions of the events will be recorded and made available here in due course.