Institute for Christian Studies: An Afternoon with Kate Hennessy

Event Date: 
Friday, November 3, 2017 - 10:30am - 12:30pm

Kate Hennessy is the youngest of Dorothy Day’s nine grandchildren, a writer and the author of Dorothy Day: The World Will Be Saved by Beauty.

Hennessy’s widely acclaimed book is a family memoir, social history and intimate biography of Dorothy Day, founder of the Catholic Worker movement.

Day has been called “the most significant, interesting and influential person in the history of American Catholicism”. Her cause is currently being considered for canonization.

Following the talk an interview and an open Question and Answer period from the audience. This is a unique and intimate opportunity to learn more about Hennessy, her grandmother,the Catholic Worker, and more. The event will be recorded.

The event is free of charge,Please share widely.


ICS classroom
229 College St across from the UofT bookstore above Einstein's pub
Toronto, ON
43° 39' 29.0304" N, 79° 23' 50.7336" W
This community event is not affiliated with Faith Connections, but we believe it to be of specific interest to young adults aged 18-39 and with a faith-based or social justice theme. However, we can be mistaken — if you're not sure this event will meet your expectations, please check with the event organizers.