Christopher Shannon

Christopher Shannon
Christopher Shannon is chair of the History Department at Christendom College and author of several works, most recently (with Christopher Blum) The Past as Pilgrimage. He is currently at work on a history of Catholicism in North America.

Recent Essays

Gender is a Social Construct

In Gender, Illich reveals the depth and scope to which capitalist modernity has unsettled family life and relations between men and women in general.

“Freedom or Virtue?” Revisited

About this time last year, Mitch Daniels, the Republican Governor of Indiana, stirred some controversy by calling on conservatives to declare a truce on...