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Elizabeth A. Johnson Papers

 Fonds
Identifier: EAJ

Scope and Content

Personal papers, correspondence, memoranda, reports, minutes, subject files, photographs, audio-visual material, books, journal articles, book chapters, other scholarly writings, lectures, emails, and printed ephemera; with documents from her youth, her days as a student at the Catholic University of America, her career as a theologian at Catholic University and Fordham, her presidency of the Catholic Theological Society of America, and her life as a Sister of Saint Joseph; including media clippings, honorary degrees and other honors, reviews of her books, scholarly and popular writings, appreciations and attacks; documenting her tenure battle at Catholic University, Rev. Charles Curran's struggles there, and the reaction of the U.S. bishops against Quest for the Living God.

Dates

  • 1941-2019.

Creator

Language of Materials

English.

Background

Roman Catholic Theologian; member of the Congregation of Saint Joseph; professor of Theology at the Catholic University of America, 1981-1991, and since then at Fordham University; author of Consider Jesus: Waves of Renewal in Christology, She Who Is: the Mystery of God in a Feminist Theological Discourse , Women, Earth, and Creator Spirit, Friends of God and Prophets: a Feminist Theological Reading of the Communion of Saints, Jesus-Sophia: Ramifications for Contemporary Theology, and Quest for the living God: Mapping Frontiers in the Theology of God.

Extent

17 linear feet

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Elizabeth A. Johnson, CSJ, in March of 2014 and April of 2019.
Title
Elizabeth A. Johnson Papers
Subtitle
Guide
Author
University of Notre Dame Archives
Date
2019
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the University of Notre Dame Archives Repository

Contact:
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