At the Root of This Longing (Paperback)

Reconciling a Spiritual Hunger and a Feminist Thirst

By Carol L. Flinders

HarperOne, 9780062513151, 384pp.

Publication Date: May 19, 1999

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (2/17/1998)

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In this brilliant exploration of the apparent conflicts and tensions between feminism and contemplative spirituality, Carol Lee Flinders uncovers how a life of meaning, self-knowledge, and freedom depends on both.

In 'At the Root of This Longing'

About the Author

Carol Lee Flinders, author of the highly acclaimed Enduring Grace and At the Root of This Longing and coauthor of the million-copy-bestselling Laurel's Kitchen, holds a Ph.D. in Comparative Literature and is a well-known speaker and teacher who has taught writing and mystical literature courses at the University of California, Berkeley.