Honoring JFK's Election Anniversary



The roundtable discussion featured four prominent experts of religion and the public life. These included E.J. Dionne (Washington Post columnist, author, and University Professor in the Foundations of Democracy and Culture at Georgetown University), John DiIulio (Frederic Fox Leadership Professor of Politics, Religion, and Civil Society, and Professor of Political Science, University of Pennsylvania), John McGreevy, Dean of Notre Dame’s College of Arts and Letters), and Robert Putnam (Malkin Professor of Public Policy at Harvards’ Kennedy School of Government, author of Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community and, with David Campbell, American Grace: How Religion Divides and Unites Us). The roundtable was moderated by David Campbell, Director of the Rooney Center and the John Cardinal O’Hara, CSC Associate Professor of Political Science. As noted, he is also co-author, with Robert Putnam, of American Grace: How Religion Divides and Unites Us.