I’ve heard of Julia Sweeney before, and I’d heard good things about her one woman play “Letting Go of God”, but I never had a chance to see it. Thank goodness for TED, where Ms. Sweeney performed some of her work.
Follow this link to watch it online or to download the video or .mp3. She makes some good points, and makes you laugh while she’s doing it.
It’s legendary. Or it will be.
And finally, have a listen to this bit – The Lying Down – an excerpt from a CBC documentary on Sarner’s Disease.
Make sure you visit the Ideas website to listen to the commentary afterwards.
You’ll need RealPlayer to access the last two audio files