Delphine Minoui planned a weeklong visit to explore her heritage. She stayed for 10 years.
Even as a child, Dani Shapiro wondered whether she belonged in her family.
Theology is story, and Jones is a rousing storyteller.
Cottom interrogates her own story loudly enough for others to hear themselves in it.
Stephen Faller’s series of wise reflections on being alive
A cancer memoir about a life sustained by improbable events
Leslie Jamison weaves cultural critique into her memoir about alcohol and creativity.
A memoir about survival and the theological questions it raises
Ilana Kurshan shows how the practice of Daf Yoni gave structure to a life made formless and void.
Stephanie Land's memoir reveals the intimacy and power of a housecleaner’s labor.
J. Philip Wogaman tried to surrender his ordination. Would this have helped?
A history of the 20th century told by ordinary Germans.
Two memoirs by men who endured decades of criminal injustice before being exonerated
Is the desire for greatness a temptation or a vocation?
Ramsey shows the high stakes (and common mistakes) of online activism.