WINONA, Minn. — Kate Hennessy, granddaughter of Dorothy Day, will visit the Saint Mary’s University campus on Monday, April 16 for a presentation and book signing. Her book, titled “Dorothy Day: The World Will Be Saved by Beauty,” is about the life of her grandmother, a prominent writer, social activist, advocate for the poor, and co-founder of the Catholic Worker movement.
The presentation and book signing will be at 7 p.m. in the Figliulo Recital Hall on the Winona Campus. It’s sponsored by the Saint Mary’s Lasallian Honors Program, Theology Department, and Campus Ministry. There will also be a presentation and book signing on the university’s Twin Cities Campus earlier that day.
Learn more about Hennessy’s book at simonandschuster.com. Contact Colleen Dunne, director of Campus Ministry, or Dr. Chris Michener, director of the Lasallian Honors Program, for more information.