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Troester, Rosalie Riegle

Overview
Works: 176 works in 181 publications in 1 language and 705 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Interviews  Oral histories  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author
Classifications: BX810.C393, 267.182
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rosalie Riegle Troester
Voices from the Catholic Worker( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historic women of Michigan : a sesquicentennial celebration( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Increasing autonomy and writing ability : the long-term effects of an experimental writing course by Rosalie Riegle Troester( Book )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To address these problems, I designed the Pilot English Program, a six-credit-hour writing course which replaced three hours of developmental work and three hours of Freshman Composition, and evaluated the long-term results five years later. Based on the learning theories of James Moffett and Paulo Freire, the Program stressed student-centered learning, including daily journals, classroom dialogue, feedback designed to allow students to take control of their own writing, and most importantly, weekly
Oral history interview with Chuck Matthei by Charles Matthei( Recording )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interview conducted for Voices from the Catholic Worker. Charles Matthei discusses his experiences with the Catholic Worker and with land trusts. He speaks about what drew him to the Catholic Worker after much reflection, how burning his draft card led to an arrest by the FBI, and knowing Dorothy Day. Matthei also describes various land use experiments, finally culminating in trusts, and the worker-scholar concept within the Catholic Worker. Interview ends abruptly. Interviewed by Rosalie Riegle Troester. Interruptions in audio present in original recording
Oral history interview with Teka Childress by Teka Childress( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview conducted for Voices from the Catholic Worker. Teka Childress describes life at Karen House in St. Louis, Mo. She speaks about the power structure and problems of the house, how the community makes group decisions through weekly meetings, and the support received from the Catholic Church and some individual area parishes. Childress also discusses her activism against U.S. involvement in Central America, and how peace and justice groups work in St. Louis. Interviewed by Rosalie Riegle Troester
Oral history interview with Mary Ann Phelps by Mary Ann Phelps( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview conducted for Voices from the Catholic Worker. Mary Ann Phelps discusses working at André House in Phoenix, Ariz. She discusses how she originally came to André House and how the house is run. She talks about how the house is divided into a women's shelter and a men's shelter and the type of guests the house usually caters to. Interviewed by Rosalie Riegle Troester. Interruptions in audio present in original recording
Oral history interview with Robert Begin by Robert Begin( Recording )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview conducted for Voices from the Catholic Worker. In this Interview, Catholic Worker Father Robert Begin talks about his involvement in the Catholic Worker Movement and in various social services in Cleveland, Ohio. He discusses his background with the Catholic Worker Movement, how he became a priest, what influenced him to get a law degree and how both his priesthood and his law degree affect his involvement with his community. He talks a bit about his visit to Central America and contrasts living conditions there with living conditions in the United States. He also discusses his current involvement with the Casa San Jose Catholic Worker House in Cleveland. Interviewed by Rosalie Riegle Troester
Oral history interview with Martin and Gertrude Paul by Martin Paul( Recording )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview conducted for Voices from the Catholic Worker. Martin and Gertrude Paul discuss the Catholic Worker Movement and collective farming. Martin begins by talking about what drew him to the Catholic Worker as well as registering as a conscientious objector in World War II. Martin and Gertrude then talk about founding a communal farm in Missouri. Later they talk about leaving the farm, raising a family, and moving to Boyne City, Michigan. They also talk about traveling with Peter Maurin, and give their thoughts on the Catholic Church. Interviewed by Rosalie Riegle Troester. Interruptions in audio present in original recording
Oral history interview with Laura Winton by Laura Winton( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview conducted for Voices from the Catholic Worker. Laura Winton discusses working at the Dorothy Day Catholic Worker House in Rock Island, Ill. She talks about her background and her reasons for working at the Dorothy Day house. She discusses some of the services the house provides for the poor. She also talks about her life at the house, what she does during her time off, and how society treats the poor and the homeless. Interviewed by Rosalie Riegle Troester. Interruptions in audio present in original recording
Oral history interview with Donna Domiziano by Donna Domiziano( Recording )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview conducted for Voices from the Catholic Worker. Donna Domiziano discusses running the Mustard Seed Catholic Worker in Worcester, Mass. A former religious sister and teacher, she talks about what drew her to the Catholic Worker, what she does to avoid burnout, the types of guests who show up for meals, dealing with drugs and alcohol, and trying to increase the services offered by the house. Domiziano also talks about her visit to Guatemala. Interviewed by Rosalie Riegle Troester. Interruptions in audio present in original recording. Order of transcript narrative varies from audio recording
Oral history interview with Dennis Coday by Dennis Coday( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview conducted for Voices from the Catholic Worker. In this interview Catholic Worker Dennis Coday contrasts the work of the laity with the work of priests and discusses Catholic journalism. He gives his background in the Catholic Worker Movement, having initially worked at Emmaus House in Garden City, Kan. before moving to Holy Family House in Kansas City, Mo. He then talks about his decision to forego joining the priesthood in favor of working at a Catholic Worker house and how the obligations of the laity differ from those of the priesthood. He also discusses his journalistic work and why journalism is important to the Catholic Worker Movement. Interviewed by Rosalie Riegle Troester
Oral history interview with Mary Kay Meyer by Mary Kay Meyer( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview conducted for Voices from the Catholic Worker. Catholic Worker Mary Kay Meyer discusses operating the Shalom Catholic Worker House in Kansas City, Kan. She initially talks about her background and how she first came to the house. She then discusses the guests at the house, who are primarily Mexican immigrants, and their struggles with employment. Finally she talks about how the house is run, including its focus on contemplative prayer. Interviewed by Rosalie Riegle Troester. Interruptions in audio present in original recording
Oral history interview with George Brannon by George Brannon( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview conducted for Voices from the Catholic Worker. In this interview Catholic Worker George Brannon discusses his stance on the death penalty and how it relates to his work for the Catholic Worker. He talks about his work towards the abolition of the death penalty and his frustration with what he views as the lack of advocacy for its abolition from the Catholic Church in the United States. He also discusses writing, what inspires his writings as well as the Catholic Worker Movement in general. Interviewed by Rosalie Riegle Troester
Oral history interview with Michael Baxter by M. J Baxter( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview conducted for Voices from the Catholic Worker. In this interview Catholic Worker Father Michael J. Baxter, C.S.C., discusses the founding of André House in Phoenix, Ariz. and the theology and philosophy behind the Catholic Worker Movement. He talks about his background, how he came to the priesthood, and his responsibilities to the community as a priest. He also discusses radical Catholicism, what that means to him and how it informs his social actions. Interviewed by Rosalie Riegle Troester. Order of transcript narrative varies from audio recording
Oral history interview with Kate Walsh by Kate Walsh( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview conducted for Voices from the Catholic Worker. Kate Walsh shares her experiences at Viva House in Baltimore Md. and at Fordham University. She speaks about living in community, providing hospitality, and her parents, who run Viva House. She talks at length about being a college student with a Catholic Worker background, and her social justice activities on campus, particularly with Pax Christi. Interview ends abruptly. Interviewed by Rosalie Riegle Troester. Interruptions in audio present in original recording
Oral history interview with Karl Meyer by Karl Meyer( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview conducted for Voices from the Catholic Worker. Karl Meyer discusses his life, his experiences with the Catholic Worker and his tax resistance. He talks about what drew him to work at the Catholic Worker, and his initial experiences with air raid drill resistance and his subsequent jail time. He briefly discusses running a Catholic Worker house in Chicago and dealing with the Catholic Church authorities. He then talks about his decision to leave the Catholic faith. He also discusses his tax resistance at great length, discussing his various methods, his dealings with the IRS, and his prosecution for tax evasion. He also sings a song he wrote and published in The Catholic worker about his encounters with the IRS. Interviewed by Rosalie Riegle Troester. Interruptions in audio present in original recording. Order of transcript narrative varies from audio recording
Oral history interview with Al Mascia and Anne Crowell by Al Mascia( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview conducted for Voices from the Catholic Worker. Al Mascia and Anne Crowell discuss St. Catherine of Genoa, their house of hospitality for AIDS patients in Chicago, Ill. They speak about what drew them to this type of work, the struggle to obtain the house, the discipline required to dispense medications and provide nutritional meals, and how to make the guests comfortable. Interviewed by Rosalie Riegle Troester. Interruptions in audio present in original recording
Oral history interview with Barbara Blaine by Barbara Blaine( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview conducted for Voices from the Catholic Worker. In this interview, Catholic Worker Barbara Blaine explains how she came to St. Elizabeth Catholic Worker in Chicago and describes running the house with Gary Olivero. She discusses the changes that took place with St. Elizabeth over the years including moving from various locations in Chicago before settling in the southside and how the Chicago Archdiocese facilitated the changes. Interviewed by Rosalie Riegle Troester
Oral history interview with Gayle Catinella by Gayle Catinella( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview conducted for Voices from the Catholic Worker. In this interview Catholic Worker Gayle Catinella discusses working at St. Francis of Assisi House of Hospitality in Chicago, Ill. She talks about how she decided to work at a Catholic Worker house after working at a parish in Belize. She discusses difficulties in creation and enforcement of policies, and also talks about the possibility of family life in the house. Interviewed by Rosalie Riegle Troester
Learning a separate reality : Black women writers by Rosalie Riegle Troester( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Formal remarks by professor Rosalie Troester to a Catholic Worker Friday Night Meeting in New York, chiefly regarding African American women writers. Troester discusses themes in this area of fiction, and talks at length about Toni Morrison's Beloved, and Zora Neale Hurston and her influence on contemporary African American women writers. A Nikki Giovanni poem is also recited. A question and answer period follows
 
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