Please join us for our first luncheon of 2017 as we welcome Matt Malone, S.J., President of America Media and Editor-in-Chief of America: The National Catholic Review.
Date: February 9, 2017
Time: 11:30am to 1:00pm
Location: Detroit Athletic Club
America: The National Catholic Review, published by the Jesuits, is one of the most influential Catholic magazines in the United States.
Fr. Malone began his tenure as president and editor in chief in October 2012. At the time of his appointment, he was the youngest editor in chief in the history of the magazine. Prior to this, he served as an associate editor in which he covered foreign policy and domestic politics. In 2006, he received a first place award from the Catholic Press Association for essay writing. From 1997-2002, he served as the founding deputy director of MassINC, an independent political think tank, and co-publisher of CommonWealth, its award-winning review of politics, ideas and civic life. His writing has appeared in numerous national and international publications and his work and ideas have been featured in The New York Times, The Boston Globe and The Washington Post among others.
Fr. Malone entered the Society of Jesus in 2002 and was ordained in 2012. In addition to his work at America Media, he is also a member of the pastoral team at the Cathedral of St. Patrick in New York. He was a founding member of REMUS (Religion, Mimesis and Society), an interdisciplinary research group at Heythrop College dedicated to the thought of Rene Girard. He is a member of the Colloquium on Violence and Religion and is chaplain to the New York Press Club.