Year of Polygamy: Hannah Tapfield King -English Poetess, Episode 64



Join Lindsay as she discusses the life of a remarkable woman, Hannah Tapfield King.

Links mentioned in this podcast:


“As the Bird Sings” BYU Studies Article on Hannah

Hannah Tapfield King’s journals transcript

Hannah’s autobiography in her own hand

Ben Park’s bio of Hannah on Juvenille Instructor

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Year of Polygamy: Phoebe Woodruff the Prophet’s Wife, Episode 63


Join Lindsay as she talks with historian Corey Howard about the life of Phoebe Woodruff, first wife to Wilford Woodruff (President of the LDS Church during the Manifesto period).


Todd Compton’s work on women married to Wilford Woodruff Woodruff’s teachings on marriage

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December 7th, 2014


Join Cami and Meg as they discuss this bold new action in which active, inactive and non-members can participate this Christmas Season. The first step for many is awareness. Cami and Meg walk through the statistics of the crisis afflicting the youth in Zion. Then they plan out the ways in which we can become more educated, educate our LDS community and prevent further suffering.

Help us to create the day in which this event is no longer necessary!



Suicide Hotline Prevention

1-800-273-TALK (8255)


The Trevor Project

Family Education LDS Booklet

Safe and Sound


Mormons & Gays

Gay Mormon Stories

I’ll Walk With You

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Year of Polygamy: Post-Manifesto Marriages, Episode 62

Join Lindsay as she discusses several of the most prominent known marriages that happened after both the 1890 manifesto and the 1904 manifesto.



Links mentioned in this podcast:

Solemn Covenant, The Mormon Polygamous Passage

The Mormon Hierarchy: Extensions of Power

Mormon Polygamy: A History

Sunstone: After the Manifesto

LDS Church Authority and New Plural Marriages

D. Michael Quinn: The Second Manifesto

D. Michael Quinn’s Plural Marriages After the Manifesto

Family Kingdom by Samuel Taylor

Additional notes:

Remarks of Wilford Woodruff at Cache Stake Conference, Logan, Utah, 1891-11-01; reported at Wilford Woodruff, “Remarks”, Deseret Weekly (Salt Lake City, Utah) 1891-11-14; excerpts reprinted in LDS Church, “Official Declaration—1″, Doctrine and Covenants.

Diary entry of Marriner W. Merrill, 1890-10-06 (LDS Church archives), as cited in: Hardy 1992, p. 141.

Flake, Kathleen (2003), The Politics of American Religious Identity: The Seating of Senator Reed Smoot, Mormon Apostle, Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, ISBN 0-8078-5501-4, OCLC 5770734


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Year of Polygamy: Polygamy and Abuse Intro, Episode 61

Lindsay speaks with Kristy Money, author of a recent oped discussing’s essays on polygamy and how they can contribute to grooming and predatory behavior.

Links mentioned in this podcast:

FAIR Mormon’s take on these issues.

Brian Hales’ views on these issues.

Todd Compton’s take on these issues.

Grant Palmer’s take on these issues.

Critic’s views on these issues

Mormon Think’s take on these issues.

Shindle affidavit on seduction.

Pratt/Schindle story in the Sangamo Journal

Anti-mormon literature at the time

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Episode 124: Famous Feminist Essays: Age, Race, Class and Sex: Women Redefining Difference by Audre Lorde


Lindsay and Triné do their homework by discussing another classic feminist essay, this time Audre Lorde’s Age, Race, Class and Sex: Women Redefining Difference.

Read the essay here!


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Episode 123: Perfectionism and False Realities in the Perfect Mormon Family


Lindsay interviews Christine Burton, daughter of O. Preston Robinson (Former Publishing Editor of the Deseret News) and Christine Hinckley Robinson (Former member of the General Board of Relief Society and Correlation Committee and sister to President Gordon B. Hinckley) about her life growing up in the “perfect Mormon family” and all the pressures that entailed.

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Episode 122: Slippery, A Mormon Horror Story


Join Sunstone Magazine Editor Stephen Carter as he reads a short Mormon horror story inspired by the Book of Mormon.

Stephen is the editor of Sunstone Magazine, has a PhD in narrative studies and an MFA in fiction.


Buy Stephen’s Books!


iPlates Volume 1: Zeniff, Abinadi, Alma, and Ammon: Book of Mormon Comics


The Hand of Glory (The Harrowed Valley Hauntings Book 1)

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Episode 121: Microaggressions

Join Mica, Azul, Janan, and Tinesha as they discuss the concept of microaggressions and how it has affected them personally.

Links to follow up on:

Everyday microaggressions

Microaggressions Tumblr

References for this podcast:

Racial microaggressions in everyday life: Implications for clinical practice.
Sue, Derald Wing; Capodilupo, Christina M.; Torino, Gina C.; Bucceri, Jennifer M.; Holder, Aisha M. B.; Nadal, Kevin L.; Esquilin, Marta
American Psychologist, Vol 62(4), May-Jun 2007, 271-286.

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Year of Polygamy: The 1890 Manifesto, Episode 60


Join Lindsay as she discusses the events leading up to the 1890 Manifesto.

Links mentioned in this podcast:



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