08 March 2018
David Kertzer is interviewed about Italian elections on Trending Globally podcast
05 March 2018
Oxford University Press edition of The Pope Who Would be King, for the UK, to come out this June.
The Oxford University Press cover for
The Pope Who Would Be King
David Kertzer interviewed on May 20 for Pandemonium U by The Atlantic's Rachel Donadio on the controversy over Pius XII and World War II, available on youtube
The Organization of Italian Jewish Communities (UCEI) just posted on line a video interview with Kertzer on the controversies revolving around the recent opening of the Vatican archives for the papacy of Pius XII
Interview for Giornale di Storia
Interview for the Italian newspaper La Stampa: "The silence of Pius XII? He feared the German Catholics' schism"
What the Vatican’s Secret Archives Are About to Reveal Documents from the papacy of Pius XII may settle some long-debated questions.
Interview for the CBC radio: Vatican set to open secret archives of controversial wartime Pope Pius XII
Interview for the Italian newspaper Il Corriere della Sera, "1849, Tocqueville's paradox"
David Kertzer on Italian National TV, Passato e Presente on RaiPlay
Lead article in the fall 2019 issue of Holocaust & Genocide Studies:
Great review of The Pope Who Would be King in the Journal of Ecclesiastical History, which concludes:
Comrades and Christians
Family Life in Central Italy
Family, Political Economy, and Demographic Change
Politics and Symbols
Prisoner of the Vatican
Ritual, Politics, and Power
Sacrificed For Honor
The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara
The Pope and Mussolini
The Pope Who Would be King
The Popes Against the Jews