"The Future of Catholic Feminist Theology"
This year's annual John Cardinal Cody Lecture and Colloquium will be co-sponsored with the Carolyn Farrell, BVM, Professorship in Women and Leadership and will be given by Dr. Mary Ann Hinsdale, IHM, Professor of Theology at Boston College. Dr. Hinsdale will give a lecture titled "The Future of Catholic Feminist Theology" and a graduate and undergraduate student colloquium titled "Jesuit Theological Discourse since Vatican II." The lecture will take place on Thursday, Nov. 7, at 4 p.m. in Coffey Hall/McCormick Lounge; the colloquium will take place the following day on Friday, Nov. 8, at 9 a.m. in Crown Center 530.
Mary Ann Hinsdale is a native of Chicago. Since obtaining her PhD in Systematic Theology from the University of St. Michael’s College (Toronto), she taught at St. John’s Provincial Seminary, Plymouth, MI and at the College of the Holy Cross (where she also chaired the Religious Studies Department and was Director of Women’s Studies). Since the year 2000 she has been teaching at Boston College. A member of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (Monroe, MI), Dr. Hinsdale served as President of the Catholic Theological Society of America from 2010-2011.
These events are part of Ignatian Heritage Month 2013.