Angela Alaimo O’Donnell teaches English Literature, American Catholic Studies and Creative Writing at Fordham University in New York City, and serves as Associate Director of the Curran Center for American Catholic Studies, an interdisciplinary certificate program for

Jenna Coleman as Queen Victoria
Arts & Culture Television
February 28, 2017
If the rich are different from you and me, how much more different, then, are royalty?
Arts & Culture Of Other Things
October 20, 2016
Helpless Catholic that I am, I have a confession to make. I am a Bruce Springsteen devotee.
Of Other Things
May 06, 2015
An intimate glimpse into the lives of two parents whose son was killed on Sept. 11.
April 29, 2015
A classic by Flannery O’Connor comes to life.
 Marilynne Robinson
April 15, 2015
Reading a Marilynne Robinson novel is like going to church. Her books put us into conversation with the Bible, “a great ancient literature” (her words) whose powerful stories reveal their meanings gradually in multiple and ongoing ways. They posit a community of people who take their fai
Of Other Things
March 11, 2015
The author would be 90 years old today.
Of Other Things
January 28, 2015
‘There is no way of telling people that they are all walking around shining like the sun.” These famous words of Thomas Merton convey the vision he experienced standing on a street corner in Louisville, Ky., on March 18, 1958. It was 10 years and nine months before his untimely death, bu
Faith in Focus
November 25, 2014
Each day after her mother's fall had its attendant rituals, including an offering of key lime pie.
Of Other Things
October 29, 2014
The play 'Grand Concourse' refuses to simplify the cause or cure for spiritual desolation.
Of Other Things
August 06, 2014
The monks of St. John’s Abbey Church welcome the stranger, as do those morning bells.