WATERtalks: Feminist Conversations in Religion Series
“Power of Sisterhood: Women Religious Tell the Story of the Apostolic Visitation”
with Margaret McCarthy and Mary Ann Zollmann
Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at 1 p.m. ET
The co-editors of Power of Sisterhood: Women Religious Tell the Story of the Apostolic Vistation will discuss the dynamics of religious life that led to the Apostolic Visitation of U.S. women religious, the experience of women engaged with its various phases, and the significance of the event for women religious and the church in the future.
Margaret Cain McCarthy, PhD, earned her doctorate from the University at Buffalo. She is a professor and associate vice president for academic affairs in the Department of Graduate Education and Leadership at Canisius College in Buffalo, New York. In July 2015, she will assume the role of vice presdient for academic affairs at Canisius. Margaret is the author of History of American Higher Education, a book in the Peter Lang Primer Series. Margaret is the proud mother of five, a graduate of the Ignatian Colleagues Program, and an associate member of the Sisters of St. Joseph of the Diocese of Buffalo.
• The Power of Sisterhood Ch. 9: “The Experience of the Apostolic Visitation: Remembered, Revisioned, Reclaimed, Released“