UNA M. CADEGAN is Associate Professor of History at the University of Dayton. She holds a doctorate in American Civilization from the University of Pennsylvania and has published a number of articles on U.S. Catholic literary and print culture.
DEBRA CAMPBELL is Professor of Religious Studies at Colby College in Waterville, Maine. She is the author of Graceful Exits: Catholic Women and the Art of Departure. She is currently working on a joint biography of Kathryn Hulme, who wrote The Nun’s Story,and MarieLouise Habets, “the real Sister Luke.”
KATHLEEN SPROWS CUMMINGS is Assistant Professor of American Studies at the University of Notre Dame. She is also the Associate Director of the Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism. She is the author of New Women of the Old Faith: Gender and American Catholi- cism in the Progressive Era.
THOMAS J. FERRARO is Professor of English at Duke University. He is the author of Ethnic Passages, Feeling Italian, and diverse essays, including a chapter in Colleen McDannell’s Catholics in the Movies. He made his first foray into Catholic Studies through the writerly gifts of others, as editor of Catholic Lives, Contemporary America.
JAMES T. FISHER is Professor of Theology and American Studies at Fordham University. He is the author of The Catholic Counterculture in America, 1933–1961; Dr. America: The Lives of Thomas A. Dooley; Commu- nion of Immigrants: A History of Catholics in America; and most recently On the Irish Waterfront: The Crusader, the Movie, and the Soul of the Port of New York.