Paul Elie Lectures

Paul Elie at Loyola Marymount University

The Catholic Studies Program is pleased to host author Paul Elie for two events on October 22, 2013. 



A Student Conversation with Paul Elie

October 22, 2013 | 1:30 pm | Theology Village (UH 3700)

This event is for current LMU students only.



Crooked Lines: Belief and the Writer

October 22, 2013 | 3:30 pm | Ahmanson Auditorium (University Hall 1000)

Event is free of charge and open to the public, though standard University parking fees apply. Registration required.  



Directions to campus and information about parking may be found at LMU's visitor parking page.



About Paul Elie:

Paul Elie is a Senior Fellow with the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs and the Director of the American Pilgrimage Project, a university partnership with StoryCorps based in the Berkley Center. His work deals primarily with the ways religious ideas are given expression in literature, the arts, music, and culture in the broadest sense. He is the author of two books, The Life You Save May Be Your Own: An American Pilgrimage (2003) and Reinventing Bach (2012), and of essays and articles for The Atlantic, The New York Times, Commonweal, and other periodicals. In the American Pilgrimage Project he is examining the ways religious beliefs inform the experiences of the American people at crucial moments in their lives.

For more details and Mr. Elie's recent publications, visit


 Paul Ellie speaking


For more information, contact the Catholic Studies Program at 310.338.1917 or