Dorothy Day: Portraits by Those who Knew Her

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Orbis Books, 2003 - Biography & Autobiography - 212 pages
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A unique and intimate biographical celebration of a radical saint for our times.

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The real Dorothy Day, as portrayed by those who lived and worked with her. She was one of the most influential Catholics of the twentieth century and is a candidate for sainthood. Illustrated with rare photographs. Read full review

Contents

Preface xj
1
Politics and Protest
43
Love Is the Measure
77
Family and Friends
108
What Was She Like?
136
Later Years
164
After Dorothy
189
Selected Biographies
199
Index
209
Copyright

About the author (2003)

Rosalie G. Riegle is an oral historian who taught English at Saginaw Valley State University from 1969 to 2003. The author of two books on the Catholic Worker movement, "Voices from the Catholic Worker" and "Dorothy Day: Portraits by Those Who Knew Her", she raised four daughters and cofounded two Catholic Worker houses in Saginaw, Michigan.

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