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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).

Forthcoming in 2021

Date Author(s) Book title Respondents Time
Thursday 4 March Rik Van Nieuwenhove Thomas Aquinas and Contemplation (Oxford University Press) Fr Dominic Legge OP and Lewis Ayres 4.30pm GMT
Monday 8 March (International Women's Day) Gabrielle Thomas For the Good of the Church: Unity, Theology, and Women (SCM Press) Paula Gooder and Tina Beattie 5.30pm GMT
Monday 26 April Elizabeth Phillips, Anna Rowlands, & Amy Daughton (eds) T&T Clark Reader in Political Theology (Bloomsbury) Vincent Lloyd and William Cavanaugh 5.30pm BST
TBC Lynn McChlery How Do I Know It’s God? (SCM Press) TBC TBC

Video recordings of 2020's book launches

Author/main speaker Book title Respondents Video
James E. Kelly English Convents in Catholic Europe, c.1600-1800

Caroline Bowden and John McCafferty

Watch here
Karen Kilby God, Evil and the Limits of Theology Linn Tonstad, Katherine Sonderegger, and Simon Oliver Watch here
Elizabeth Powell David Jones and the Craft of Theology: Becoming Beauty Rowan Williams, Ferdia Stone-Davis, and Vittorio Montemaggi Forthcoming
Christopher Insole Kant and the Divine: From Contemplation to the Moral Law Jennifer A. Herdt, Nicholas Adams, and Clare Carlisle Tresch Forthcoming
Greg Ryan Hermeneutics of Doctrine in a Learning Church: The Dynamics of Receptive Integrity Brad Hinze and Antonia Pizzey Forthcoming