Category: Mormon Feminism

150: Suzette Smith: A Personal Story of the Exponent II Magazine

Suzette Smith is a single, cancer-surviving Mormon feminist who maintains a strong faith in the LDS church while at the same time wishing for change, particularly for women. Her singular story points to the importance of seeing beyond binaries, the…

141: Bryndis Roberts: The Future of Ordain Women

Atlanta based attorney Bryndis Roberts is the chair-elect of Ordain Women.  In 2008 Bryndis joined the LDS church from the Black Baptist church and served for a number of years as a  Relief Society President in an inner city Atlanta Ward.  She…

139: Caroline Kline: Exploring Mormon Feminist Theology

Caroline Kline kicks off a series of podcasts for 2016 that will explore the topic of Mormon Feminist Theology.   Caroline Kline is a PhD candidate at Claremont Graduate University where she is writing her dissertation on Mormon women’s narratives…

138: Mehrsa Baradaran: About the Other Half

Lawyer, academic and author Mehrsa Baradaran immigrated to the US with her family in 1986 from Iran- joining the LDS church shortly after.  She attended BYU, served a mission in Texas and went on to become a lawyer.  She was working on Wall Street…

130: Jerilyn Hassell Pool: Plumbing the Depths

In this marriage of minds Jerilyn and I get down and dirty about growing up, growing down, being bad, being good, being married and messing things up, and loving and hating being a Mormon.  Its an earthy banter with a…

129: Face to Face with Mindy Gledhill

  This podcast is Part 3 of a Mormon Stories and A Thoughtful Faith Collaboration.   Mindy Gledhill is an American indie pop music singer-song writer. She has five albums, the Sum of all Grace, Anchor, Winter Moon and Pocketful of…

122: C. Jane Kendrick: Life Under the Spotlight

C.Jane (Courtney) Kendrick needs very little by way of introduction.  An uber popular ‘mommy’ blogger (she doesn’t like to be called a mommy blogger) Courtney began blogging ten years ago beginning with intimate posts about her experience with infertility, marriage…