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Catholic Feminism and Theology Topic of Lecture at Creighton

Mary Ann Hinsdale, will present “Does Catholic Feminism Theology have a Future” at the 14th annual Michael G. Lawler Lecture in theology at 7:00 p.m., March 20 in the Ahmanson Ballroom at Creighton University’s Harper Center.

The lecture, sponsored by the Creighton Center for Catholic Thought, is free and open to the public.

Hinsdale, an associate professor of Systematic Theology at Boston College, is a member of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary based in Monroe, Mich.

She earned her Ph.D. from the University of St. Michael’s in Toronto where she held the Mary Rowell Jackman Fellowship in Feminist Theology. Hinsdale has taught theology at the undergraduate, seminary and doctoral levels for more than 25 years.

From 2010-2011 she served as president of the Catholic Theological Society of America. She is the author of Women Shaping Theology (2006) and It Comes from the People’: Community Development and Local Theology (1995), as well many articles and book chapters.

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