Growing Up Evangelical: A Woman’s First-Hand Account

In Pure, an insider’s account of the culture of purity imposed on young women raised in the evangelical Christian faith, Linda Kay Kleinunmasks the traumatic fear-mongering that she endured as an adolescent. Writing Pure led her to congregations across the nation. She discusses her journey, bridging the church’s sexual shaming with wider societal subjugations of women, in this conversation with former New York Times “On Religion” columnist Samuel Freedman.

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When: Thu., Sep. 20, 2018 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Where: Brooklyn Historical Society
128 Pierrepont St.
718-222-4111
Price: Free
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In Pure, an insider’s account of the culture of purity imposed on young women raised in the evangelical Christian faith, Linda Kay Kleinunmasks the traumatic fear-mongering that she endured as an adolescent. Writing Pure led her to congregations across the nation. She discusses her journey, bridging the church’s sexual shaming with wider societal subjugations of women, in this conversation with former New York Times “On Religion” columnist Samuel Freedman.

For questions about this event or other inquiries, contact our Visitor Services desk at 718-222-4111, ext. 250.

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