In the previous episode of this series, McKenna Denson shared her experience recording a conversation with her former Missionary Training Center president, Joseph Bishop, in which he can be heard admitting to sexual misconduct with multiple women while he was a leader in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. On the recording, she confronts him with the allegation that he raped her while she was a Mormon missionary in 1984, an allegation he denies. In this part of the series, the...
The formation and maintenance of a personal identity can involve a lot of difficult inner work — and even the most rigorously defined ones can be messy, contradictory and full of holes. And when personal identity comes into contact with the identity of a community, the resulting friction can pressure one side or the other to evolve — or break.
On today’s episode of Mosaic, we’ll hear three stories about personal identity interacting with community identity and belonging.
MOSAIC is a new podcast from Derrick Clements. Listen to the Season One Trailer to get a sense of what the show is all about.
Subscribe to MOSAIC wherever podcasts are found. The first episode of the show will drop Tuesday, May 1, 2018.
Trailer music: "Day Bird" from "Directionless EP" by Broke For Free.