Angela Bonavoglia



ON WOMEN AND THE CATHOLIC CHURCH

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ON ART AND LIFE
Blogging at HuffPo and More

Raw Beauty NYC
ACA Galleries Welcome Women on Wheels!


Welcome to my website!

Author, journalist, blogger...
Biker (mostly stationary) and dancer of a certain age…
Women's issues, health, politics, film, tv, all things Catholic…
Former Ms. contributing editor...
The Nation, Salon, Redbook, Cosmopolitan, Chicago Tribune, Daily News, Newsday, The NY Times, Religion Dispatches, National Catholic Reporter, Triquarterly Review...
Nonprofit communications and development specialist...
Bleeding heart liberal--and proud of it.


PRAISE FOR GOOD CATHOLIC GIRLS

"A compelling account of what dedicated Catholic women are accomplishing for the church they love."
--Publishers Weekly

"These stories remain vivid for the reader long after the book is finished...Bonavoglia's book belongs in our classrooms and our libraries."
--Journal of American Catholic Studies

"A thoughtful, coherent and impassioned call for answers to some of the most pressing questions facing the Catholic Church today."
Dallas Morning News

One of the 10 top women's history books of 2005
Booklist
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Classic oral history, foreword by Gloria Steinem, interviews with Whoopi Goldberg, Anne Archer, Jill Clayburgh, Rita Moreno, Polly Bergen, Kathy Najimy, Grace Paley, Rev. Christine Grimbol, Ret. Marine Sergeant Jim Friedl, many more....

"Old and young, rich and poor, black and white, celebrities and unknown--the voices vary...but their stories have a powerful cumulative impact....not for the fainthearted."
--Kirkus Review

"...brings a human dimension to the debate...Highly recommended."
--Library Journal

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MY NEWS YOU CAN USE

Catholic Women in a Man's Church: Should We Stay or Should We Go?
Great reception at my talk at Voice of the Faithful in the Diocese of Bridgeport--will soon post my presentation here.

I'm honored to be interviewed by veteran 1010 WINS news anchor, radio show/​podcast host Sandi Klein for her terrific show"Sandi Klein's Conversations with Creative Women". Scheduled air date: Tuesday, 12/​16.

Don't Miss My Interview on "Women's Media Center Live with Robin Morgan"
What Robin and I talked about: my "To Do List on Women" for the Pope. Listen at Women's Media Center Live or on iTunes.