Armstrong Novel Extends Post-Convent Story NPR's Liane Hansen talks with Karen Armstrong, author of The Spiral Staircase about leaving the convent, her diagnosis with epilepsy, and her self-described "climb out of darkness."
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Armstrong Novel Extends Post-Convent Story

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Armstrong Novel Extends Post-Convent Story

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Armstrong Novel Extends Post-Convent Story

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NPR's Liane Hansen talks with Karen Armstrong, author of The Spiral Staircase about leaving the convent, her diagnosis with epilepsy, and her self-described "climb out of darkness."