Writers

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Al Raboteau to be laid to rest tomorrow morning in livestreamed ceremony

Funeral arrangements have been announced for a famed Princeton professor who helped shape multiple movements—including the Black Catholic one.

"Change Sings", new children's book from Amanda Gorman, out today

Amanda Gorman's newest book is out, her latest on the year and hot on the heels of her expansion into fashion and global advocacy.

Dr. Albert Raboteau, storied Black historian, dead at 78

A famed Black scholar of African-American religion—including his own childhood faith of Catholicism—has died.

W. Ralph Eubanks to give Phelps Lecture at Harvard in February 2022

The Mississippi Delta is once again the subject of Ralph Eubanks' gaze, with a new book on the way, a related fellowship at Harvard, and a national lecture to prove it.

'Economy Hall' author wins 2021 Louisiana Writer Award

A Catholic has won the Creole State's highest literary honor, the first Black woman to do so in the 21-year history of the award.

Albert Raboteau in hospice care

A noted scholar of Black religion in the US—and of Black Catholicism in particular—is reported to be in poor health.

Black Catholics win big in Catholic Press Awards

African Americans were counted among the creators, co-creators, and subjects of a number of award-winning Catholic media pieces last year. We have a list.
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