2011 Young Institute Lecture
Martha Hennessy is the seventh grandchild of Dorothy Day, co-founder of the Catholic Worker Movement. She lives between her home in Vermont and Mary House Catholic Worker in New York. She has worked as an occupational therapist with young children and the elderly. She speaks and writes about her extensive world travels, memories of her grandmother, her Catholic faith, and communal life at the Mary House Catholic Worker in New York.
The UST Catholic Social Justice Studies Program brings together academics, students, social justice activists, clergy, and parish ministers on a regular basis to project the implications of Catholic Social Teaching for the pressing political, social, and economic issues of the day.