Global History Workshop | “The Second Vatican Council (1962-1965) and Its Meaning for Global History”

Wednesday, November 3, 2021, 12:00 pm1:20 pm



Event Description

“The Second Vatican Council (1962-1965) and Its Meaning for Global History”

John McGreevy, Notre Dame University

This workshop will be held virtually via Zoom. Registration is required to attend. To register, visit:

After registering you will receive an email with your unique Zoom link. There is no pre-circulated paper for this workshop.

John T. McGreevy is the Francis A. McAnaney  Professor of History at the University of Notre Dame. He served as chair of the History department at Notre Dame from 2002 to 2008 and as Dean of the College of Arts and Letters from 2008 to 2018. He is the author of three books and many essays. His current project, Catholicism: A Global History from the French Revolution to Pope Francis, will be published by W.W. Norton in 2022. His essays have been translated into Italian, French and Spanish. He has received major fellowships from the Mellon Foundation, the American Council of Learned Societies, the Louisville Institute, and the Erasmus Institute, and has published articles and reviews in the Journal of American History, New York Review of BooksThe Chronicle of Higher EducationCommonwealThe New RepublicChicago Tribune and other venues. He served on the Pulitizer prize jury for History in 2010 and since 2018 has been the co-chair of the Commonweal Foundation board.

Poorvi Bellur
Area of Interest
20th Century
Scholarly Series
Global History Workshop