The Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts is proud of our accomplished faculty's ongoing commitment to scholarship and creativity. Below are the 14 books published, 1 scholarly presentation and 1 streaming special worked on by our faculty in 2021.

View the 2021 faculty publications and creative works booklet

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Sacred Thread: Patanjali's Yogasutra

Co-Author: Christopher Chapple

Doshi Professor of Indic and Comparative Theology, and Director, Master of Arts in Yoga Studies

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365 Días Acompañados por los Santos

Author: Allan Figueroa Deck, S.J.

Lecturer in the Departments of Theological Studies and Chicano/Latino/a Studies

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US Presidents and the Destruction of the Native American Nations

Co-Author: Michael A. Genovese

Loyola Chair of Leadership Studies, Professor of Political Science, Director of the Institute for Leadership Studies, and President of the Global Policy Institute at Loyola Marymount University

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Time in Variance

Co-Editor: Paul A. Harris

Professor of English

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Jordan Peterson, God, and Christianity: The Search for a Meaningful Life

Co-Author: Christopher Kaczor

Professor of Philosophy

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Refusing Death: Immigrant Women and the Fight for Justice in LA

Author: Nadia Y. Kim

Professor of Asian and Asian American Studies

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Research on COVID-19: Stories from IRB Members, Research Administrators, and Investigators

Co-Editor: Gianna McMillan

Program Administrator of the Bioethics Institute

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The Metaphysics of German Idealism

Co-Translator: Ian Moore

Assistant Professor of Philosophy

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Cacicas: The Indigenous Women Leaders of Spanish America, 1492-1825

Co-Editor: Margarita R. Ochoa

Associate Professor of History

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Global Catholicism: Profiles and Polarities

Author: Fr. Thomas Rausch, S.J.

Emeritus T. Marie Chilton Professor of Catholic Theology, Professor of Theological Studies

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Melancholic Joy: On Life Worth Living

Author: Brian Treanor

Professor of Philosophy, Charles S. Casassa Chair

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Blessed Are Those Who Mourn, For They Shall Be Comforted: Depression, Anxiety and Pain on the Path of an Incarnational Spirituality

Co-Editor and Design Consultant: Theresia de Vroom

Professor of English Literature; Director of the Marymount Institute for Faith, Culture and the Arts; Editor of the Marymount Institute Press

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Under the Capsized Boat We Fly: New & Selected Poems

Author: Gail Wronsky

Professor of English


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What Falls Always is Always: Writers Over 60 on Writing & Death

Co-Editor: Gail Wronsky 

Professor of English

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Muppets Haunted Mansion

Writer and Co-Executive Producer: Kelly Younger 

Professor of English and Affiliate Faculty of Theatre Arts