Category Archives: Boston College Authors

Ethics and the university

In his new book University Ethics: How Colleges Can Build and Benefit from a Culture of Ethics (Rowman & Littlefield, 2015), moral theologian James F. Keenan, SJ, examines the ethical problems that colleges face and proposes creating an integrated culture of … Continue reading

Posted in Boston College Authors | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Bilder, O’Connor honored for their work

Boston College Law School Professor Mary Bilder (pictured) and Professor Emerita Sharon Hamby O’Connor, along with Harvard Law professor Charles Donahue, Jr., have been selected by the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) to receive the 2015 Joseph L. Andrews Legal … Continue reading

Posted in Awards/Honors, Boston College Authors | Tagged | Leave a comment

The BBC and “The Troubles”

In his new book, Associate Professor of the Practice of History Robert Savage explores how chronicling 30 years of violence and turmoil in Northern Ireland tested the integrity and independence of the BBC, one of the most trusted and respected media outlets in … Continue reading

Posted in Boston College Authors | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Literature & science

In her book Losing Touch with Nature: Literature and the New Science in Sixteenth-Century England (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014), Rattigan Professor of English Mary Crane looks at the works of English writers such as Edmund Spenser, Christopher Marlowe, William Shakespeare … Continue reading

Posted in Boston College Authors | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Poetry Festival

Boston College will once again host the Greater Boston Intercollegiate Undergraduate Poetry Festival, an annual showcase of student verse. The event features original work by students from some 20 area colleges and universities.  Boston College will be represented by Carroll School of Management … Continue reading

Posted in Boston College Authors, Guest Authors, Students | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Scanlan named an author of the month

Lynch School of Education Associate Professor Martin Scanlan, who works out of the Roche Center for Catholic Education, and his co-editor have been named “Authors of the Month” for April by Routledge publishing for their book Leadership for Increasingly Diverse Schools. The … Continue reading

Posted in Boston College Authors | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

New stories from Michael Keith

Prolific author Michael Keith, an associate professor of the practice in BC’s Communication Department, has published a collection of 51 new stories titled, The Near Enough (Cold River Press, 2015).  Keith is the author of more than 20 books, including Voices … Continue reading

Posted in Boston College Authors | Tagged , | Leave a comment