01 July 2005
Secret Files of the Inquisition - upcoming PBS mini-series. Kertzer participated as script consultant and appears on screen. Episode IV covers the Mortara case.
26 April 2005
The American Academy of Arts and Sciences today announced the election of David Kertzer as one its 196 new Fellows.
05 December 2004
In its annual selection of the best books of the year, Publishers Weekly today selected "Prisoner of the Vatican," with the comment: "A riveting example of history writing at its best."
15 November 2004
David Kertzer begins the "Prisoner of the Vatican" book tour 2004-05 in Washington, DC. The tour will appear in venues on both the East and West coasts of the U.S. and will end in Los Angeles, CA on January 13, 2005.
30 August 2004
ABSTRACT: Back in 1960, John Kenneth Galbraith lamented that the nation's political conventions had become "an occasion when almost nothing happens." If Galbraith was in a minority then in this conviction, he certainly is not today, when we hear from every direction how meaningless conventions are.