From Dr. Cheryl Joseph of NDNU’s Dorothy Stang Center for Social Justice and Community Engagement:
Sr. Roseanne Murphy will be signing her book, Martyr of the Amazon: The Life of Sr. Dorothy Stang,
on Saturday, July 27th
at Florey’s Books, 2120 Palmetto Ave. in Pacifica from 2-4 p.m. She will also read selected sections about the life of this Sister of Notre Dame de Namur who was murdered while helping the impoverished farmers of the Brazilian Rainforest reclaim their land from unscrupulous landgrabbers and a corrupt government. Sr. Roseanne will be joined by Jim McGarry and Cheryl Joseph, both of the Sr. Dorothy Stang Center, in a discussion of the seeds that Dorothy planted at NDNU. Along with your families, friends, and neighbors, please join us in learning more about this remarkable woman and her legacy.Hope to see you on July 27th at Florey’s Books in Pacifica!
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