Edited by Lawrence Rosenwald. The Library of America, 2016. 850 pages. $40/hardcover; $17.99/eBook. This is an ambitious book, and it […]
Reviewed by J.E. McNeil in Friends Journal
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J.E. McNeil is a member of Friends Meeting of Washington (D.C.) and as an attorney a longtime supporter of those who say no to war. She spent 11 years as the executive director of the Center on Conscience & War and continues to work with members in the military who seek CO discharge.Posted in: June/July 2017 Books, June/July 2017: Reimagining the Quaker Ecosystem
Reviews of children’s books.
September 2011 book review of Hope and History by the late Vincent Harding.
Lincoln Alpern is a member of Scarsdale (N.Y.) Meeting and also attends Yellow Springs (Ohio) Meeting.Posted in: Quaker Book Reviews
By Jane Mayer. Doubleday, 2016. 425 pages. $29.95/hardcover; $17/paperback; $14.99/eBook. Recently I went to a celebration of one of the […]
J. E. McNeil is a member of Friends Meeting of Washington (D.C.), an attorney, and the founding director of On the Level, a nonpartisan advocacy organization that promotes campaign finance reform.Posted in: Crossing Cultures, October 2016 Books, Quaker Book Reviews
By Kris Hermes. PM Press, 2015. 336 pages. $22.95/paperback. The author, a legal worker (non‐lawyer) member of the National Lawyers […]
J. E. McNeil is a member of Friends Meeting of Washington (D.C.) and an attorney member of the National Lawyers Guild, off and on depending on the pressure to support military or violent solutions within the local chapter.Posted in: 2016, June/July 2016 Books, June/July 2016: Almost Quaker, Quaker Book Reviews, Uncategorized
Reviews, featuring titles from Mark Nepo, Lester Brown, Jill Suzanne Shook, Margery Post Abbott, and Reza Aslan.
From the 2019 FGC Gathering at Grinnell College in Grinnell, Iowa.
A look back at 60 years of Quaker reading.
Trevor Johnson is the editorial fellow at Friends Journal through Quaker Voluntary Service’s second year Alumni Fellows program.Posted in: From the Archives, November 2015: Books and Pop Culture