COLUMBIA — Kathleen Norris, author of "The Cloister Walk" and "Dakota: A Spiritual Geography," will appear March 5-6 at Broadway Christian Church to participate in a workshop and preach at Sunday services.
Norris’ books, including "Amazing Grace: A Vocabulary of Faith" and "The Virgin of Bennington," have appeared on The New York Times best-seller list. Her works are known for blending historical insight with personal reflection.
On March 5, Norris will read from her latest work, "Acedia and Me: A Marriage, Monks, and a Writers' Life," and explore Lenten themes in an open discussion with audience members and a guest panel. The reading will be from 10:30 to 11 a.m. and the discussion from 11 a.m. to noon.
On March 6, she will be a featured guest speaker at 10:10 a.m. in the church's adult Christian education classes and will preach at the church's 9 and 11:15 a.m. services. Broadway Christian is at 2601 W. Broadway. The public is invited.