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A People Apart
Kathleen Kenna
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A People Apart

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After attending barn raisings, religious services, and events in private homes, the writer and photographer persuaded members of several Mennonite communities to be interviewed. The result is this unusual photo-essay documenting a closed society. "Kenna and Stawicki provide much more than a curiosity seeker's view. . . a heartfelt, understanding profile of a people who liv ...more
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Jan 22, 2017 rated it really liked it
Shelves: non-fiction, 2017
A simple introduction to the Mennonites and other Anabaptist communities that reveals information about these "people apart" and their daily lives. Living in an area where it's common to see Mennonites on an almost daily basis, I have a much better understanding of their reasons for living outside the mainstream of society as well as the challenges they have faced (and continue to face) in order to live that way.
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