Elizabeth A. Johnson Papers
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.
- Creation: 1941-2019.
- Johnson, Elizabeth A. (Person)
Language of Materials
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.
17 linear feet
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Given by Elizabeth A. Johnson, CSJ, in March of 2014 and April of 2019.
Genre / Form
- Elizabeth A. Johnson Papers
- University of Notre Dame Archives
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