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  • 17 April 2008

    The Brown Daily Herald features David Kertzer's life memories in a brief front-page interview and commentary. Read it here.

  • 09 March 2008

    David Kertzer discusses his latest book "Amalia's Tale" and hints at his plans for his upcoming book "Mussolini and the Pope" in an interview with Deseret Morning News (Salt Lake City, UT). Read it here.

  • 12 December 2007

    David Kertzer answers a few questions about his new book, Amalia's Tale (Houghton Mifflin 2008), discussing content and targeted audience, as well as revealing details on his archival research for the manuscript. Read the interview here.

  • 18 December 2006

    PBS has scheduled the four-hour series, The Secret Files of the Inquisition, for two successive Wednesday evenings, May 9 and 16, 2007, 9:00-11:00 p.m. ET.  The final hour is based primarily on "The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara" and, to an extent, on "The Popes Against the Jews" by David Kertzer. David Kertzer will appear on screen several times as the primary expert for episode four.

  • 13 November 2006

    Friday, October 10th the regional premiere of Edgardo Mine was performed at the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis. The reception before had touching speeches from the director,  the producer, and the playwright Alfred Uhry, who recast this event as really the world premiere, since so much had changed since the inagural Hartford  Stage production in 2003.

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