Books

America Films October 12, 2018
Tomie dePaola speaks with America executive editor Kerry Weber about his latest book "Quiet" and what he hopes children will learn from his work.
Eve Tushnet October 10, 2018
“People who have never heard of Weegee can describe him,” Bonanos writes, because he created Hollywood’s idea of the newspaper photographer.”
José Dueño October 10, 2018
The major foci of Foucault's work were the histories of madness, the social sciences, penitentiaries and sexuality.
Tomie dePaola
Kerry Weber October 09, 2018
Many of dePaola’s most delightful characters are those who persevere in the worthy effort to simply be themselves.
Benjamin Ivry October 05, 2018
Karen J. Johnson focuses on the minority of white Catholics who felt that racial equality was a moral and religious, not merely political, issue.
Maureen K. Day October 05, 2018
The Catholic Church needs to recognize that moved from a secular public sphere—marked by separate and specialized spheres of economy, science, faith and so forth that manage their own concerns in an insular way—to a postsecular public sphere, in which a multiplicity of voices and expertise are