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A New Glimpse of an Ancient Image

Author: Arts and Letters

Among the most arresting aspects of Maria Tomasula’s work is the refulgence?“magic realism,” as some critics call it?of her technique. That distinctive style is evident in the new version of Our Lady of Guadalupe she has painted for Notre Dame’s Basilica of the Sacred Heart.

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Kroc Institute Launches Facebook Page

Author: Arts and Letters

The University of Notre Dame’s Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies has launched a Facebook page dedicated to inquiring students. Anyone can become a “fan” of the Kroc Institute (no “friend” requests required) and can learn about Kroc people, academic programs and news.

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Senior Awarded Churchill Scholarship

Author: Arts and Letters

Andrew Manion, a senior University of Notre Dame mathematics and music major from Coon Rapids, Minn., has been awarded a 2009-10 Winston Churchill Scholarship for graduate work at the University of Cambridge in England.

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When patristic scholarship packs a punch

Author: Arts and Letters

Rev. Brian E. Daley, S.J., Catherine F. Huisking Professor of Theology, specializes in “patristics,” the study of the writings, sayings and lives of the earliest Christians. Whatever dusty, antiquarian associations may burden that scholarly label, they seem misapplied in Father Daley’s case.

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Festival offers fresh look at Asia through film

Author: Arts and Letters

Showcasing the creativity of contemporary Asian filmmaking, the University of Notre Dame’s annual Asian Film Festival will bring four contemporary films to the Browning Cinema of the University’s DeBartolo Center for the Performing Arts Friday and Saturday (Feb. 27 and 28).

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Notre Dame Review releases anthology

Author: Arts and Letters

Notre Dame Review, a leading literary magazine produced by the University of Notre Dame's Creative Writing Program, has released an anthology of poetry and fiction from the publication's first 10 years in print.

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