Angela Bonavoglia



ON WOMEN AND THE CATHOLIC CHURCH

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ON ART AND LIFE
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Raw Beauty NYC
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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?
Come hear my talk at Voice of the Faithful in the Diocese of Bridgeport, on November 13, at 7:30, at the First Congregational Church on the Green in Norwalk. For more, click here.

Teaneck International Film Festival 1000 Times Goodnight featuring Juliette Binoche
Come watch this terrific film and listen to the conversation to follow that I'll be moderating, on Sunday, November 9, with--
--Women's eNews founder and editor-in-chief Rita Henley Jensen
--North American correspondent/​women's rights editor, Thomson Reuters Foundation's Lisa Anderson
--Marine geophysicist, explorer and Columbia University professor Maya Tolstoy
--Veteran 1010 WINS radio news anchor, radio show/​podcast host of "Sandi Klein's Conversations with Creative Women"

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.