Professor of History of Education, Queen's University, Ontario
Dr. Rosa Bruno-Jofré is Professor and former Dean (2000–2010) of the Faculty of Education, cross-appointed to the Department of History, Faculty of Arts and Science, at Queen’s University. She is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada in the Humanities Division. Her research has been funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada. Her most recent book is Our Lady of the Missions: From Ultramontane Origins to a New Cosmology published by the University of Toronto Press, History Series. Her recent authored and co-authored articles have appeared in Educational Theory, Hispania Sacra, Journal of the History of Ideas, American Catholic Review, Historical Studies, Journal of Ecclesiastical History (Cambridge), among other. She has authored and edited books published by University of Toronto Press, McGill-Queen’s University Press, Routledge, and Wilfrid Laurier University Press. She is currently working with Jon Igelmo (Universidad Complutense de Madrid) on a book on Ivan Illich, after publishing together a number of articles on Illich. She has received the 2018 George Edward Clerk Award from the Canadian Catholic Historical Association, and the 2017 Toronto Dominion Bank Award as one of the Top Ten Most Influential Hispanic Canadians.
The Two Popes provides a creative dialogue about God, faith and moral responsibility. The film is a fictionalized encounter between German Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger, who became Pope Benedict XVI in 2005, and Argentinian...