Graduate Theological Union

Michael Morris (OP)

Dominican School of Philosophy and TheologyMichael Morris pic
Professor of Religion and the Arts
Core Doctoral Faculty Member

At GTU since 1978

M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1980, 1986
B.A., M.Div., St. Alberts College, 1977
B.F.A., University of Southern California, 1971

Phone: 510/883-2075

Current Research and Teaching Interests

  • Religion & Film & Art History
  • Religion & Popular Culture
  • The Art of the Apocalypse
  • Christian Iconography- Symbols-Legends
  • Bible and the Arts Seminar

Selected Publications

  • Art Essays in MAGNIFICAT (monthly, since 2001)
  • Noble Consort: The Image of Saint Joseph in Pre-Raphaelite Art. (Philadelphia: University of St. Joseph Press, 2005). 
  • "The Crucified Body of Christ: Art and Mysticism in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries," Pierre D'Angle (1999).