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A New Anthology Looks Back at Catholic Girlhood

Maureen Corrigan, who is a lapsed Catholic herself, reviews the book Catholic Girls, a collection of essays by other lapsed Catholics. The writers' feelings about being raised Catholic range from nostalgic to angry.

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Other segments from the episode on October 5, 1992

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, October 5, 1992: Interview with Michael Dorris; Interview with Marjorie Heins; Review of the book "Catholic Girls."

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