Austin and Claude start with a quick overview of James Baldwin’s debut novel then dive into its opening paragraph to explore the novel’s religious context and the psychological dynamics of church life. What happens when we come of age in religious spaces that mean well but do damage?

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  1. Thoughtful and educational explanation of Go Tell it on the Mountain, an important book I was not knowledgeable about and which enlightens my own experience growing up Catholic in Dublin, Ireland

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