Book Signing

Author Kathleen Norris
to Give Cornerstones Lecture at Sinsinawa

Author Kathleen Norris The second annual Cornerstones Lecture will feature author Kathleen Norris at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 4, at Sinsinawa Mound. Norris is the award-winning poet, writer, and author of “The New York Times” bestsellers “TheCloister Walk”; “Acedia & Me: A Marriage, Monks, and a Writer’s Life”; “Dakota: A Spiritual Geography”; “Amazing Grace: A Vocabulary of Faith”; “The Virgin of Bennington”;and seven books of poetry. She is the nonfiction editor of the Saint Katherine Review and serves as an editorial advisor to Give Us This Day.

The lecture is free and open to the public and is offered in recognition of the founding Sisters of the Sinsinawa Dominican Congregation. It will be followed by a reception and book signing. For more information, contact Sister Priscilla Wood at 608-748-4411 or visit our website at

Sinsinawa Mound, the motherhouse for the Sinsinawa Dominican Sisters, is located in southwest Wisconsin on County Road Z, off Highway 11, about five miles northeast of Dubuque. The Sinsinawa Dominicans invite you to learn more about our worldwide Dominican family, the Order of Preachers. For over 800 years, Dominicans have continued to preach the Gospel in word and deed. Today, thousands of sisters, nuns, priests, brothers, associates, and laity minister in more than 100 countries around the world. Visit our website at

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