Becoming a Nun in the Sixties

March 26, 2007

What is it like to live in a convent today? What was it like in the turbulent 1960s? Sister Karol Jackowski shocked her friends and family when she decided to enter a convent after high school in 1964. Her experiences within paralleled the changing climate outside the convent’s walls. Sister Karol will join us this hour to discuss her new book “Forever and Ever, Amen: Becoming a Nun in the Sixties” (Riverhead Books, 2007).


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