The Catholic University of America

Media Advisory


Lecture: “Latinos and the Transformation of American Catholicism”

WHEN: Monday, March 18, 4:30 to 6 p.m.
WHERE: The Catholic University of America
Monsignor Stephen P. Happel Room, 100 Caldwell Hall
620 Michigan Ave., N.E.
Washington, D.C.

Timothy Matovina, professor of theology and executive director of the Institute for Latino Studies at the University of Notre Dame, will speak on the Catholic Church in the United States as it is being transformed by Latino voices.

Matovina, author of the acclaimed Latino Catholicism: Transformation in America’s Largest Church (2012), studies theology and culture and specializes in U.S. Catholic and U.S. Latino theology and religion. Alejandro Aguilera-Titus, assistant director of the USCCB’s Secretariat for Cultural Diversity in the Church, will act as respondent.

The lecture is open to the public and a reception will follow.

Individuals requesting accommodations for disabilities should call 202-319-5683.

SPONSOR: School of Theology and Religious Studies
MEDIA: For more information, contact Katie Lee or Mary McCarthy Hines in the Office of Public Affairs at 202-319-5600.


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