For our October Readers’ Review: a novella that became an instant classic when it was written nearly two centuries ago. It is the ghostly tale of a lanky loner and a headless horseman. Some even call it the first American horror story. Join Diane and her guests for a discussion of “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” by Washington Irving.
Guest Host: Steve Roberts
A panel talks about revelations of child sexual abuse by Roman Catholic priests and the failure of the hierarchy to address the problem properly, sparking a new round of conversations among American Catholics about the health of their faith communities.
- Eugene Kennedy professor of psychology at Loyola University in Chicago, Illinois and author of "The Unhealed Wound: The Church and Human Sexuality" (St. Martin's Press)
- Dolores Leckey senior fellow at Woodstock Theological Center at Georgetown University
- Father Bill Byron Holy Trinity Church in Washington, DC and former president of Catholic University
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