James T. Keane is a Senior Editor at America.  

Arts & Culture Books
James T. KeaneNovember 08, 2019
While Prohibition’s popularity would wane by the end of the decade because of its unintended consequences, at the time of its ratification and implementation, it enjoyed a fair amount of popular support. Except in the pages of America.
Faith Explainer
James T. KeaneOctober 30, 2019
When is it permissible, acceptable or prudent to deny the Eucharist to someone?
Faith Explainer
James T. KeaneAugust 09, 2019
Do Catholics truly believe in the real presence of Jesus Christ in the sacrament of the Eucharist? A recent survey says most don't...but it's complicated.
Faith Faith
James T. KeaneJuly 29, 2019
Theologian and Jesuit priest Michael Buckley, S.J., died last week in Los Gatos, Calif.
Faith Features
James T. KeaneJuly 10, 2019
The November 1967 issue of Liturgical Arts presented architectural drawings, conceptual essays and theological reflections on the topic “A Chapel on the Moon: 2000 A.D.”
Arts & Culture Film
James T. KeaneMay 31, 2019
It's not easy to portray Joseph Heller's 'Catch-22' on film, but a new miniseries didn't miss the target.
Arts & Culture Books
James T. KeaneApril 26, 2019
In late fall we discussed Kate Bowler’s poignant memoir about being diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer. We followed that with one of three recent volumes of the collected short stories of Andre Dubus.
Arts & Culture Of Many Things
James T. KeaneApril 26, 2019
Books for every kind of reader are featured in our Spring Books special literary issue.
Arts & Culture Books
James T. KeaneApril 10, 2019
Looking back on sports stories designed to educate a certain class of white American male into the virtues of postwar civic culture.
Arts & Culture Books
James T. KeaneApril 05, 2019
America has published thousands of book reviews over 110 years...and some of them were more spot-on than others...