Exposé of Polygamy: A Lady's Life Among the Mormons (2020)

Expos of Polygamy A Lady s Life Among the Mormons After the publication of Expose Fanny Stenhouse became a celebrity in the cultural wars between Mormons and much of America An English convert she had grown disillusioned with the Mormon Church
  • Title: Exposé of Polygamy: A Lady's Life Among the Mormons
  • Author: Fanny Stenhouse Linda Wilcox DeSimone Linda DeSimone
  • ISBN: 9780874217131
  • Page: 105
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Exposé of Polygamy: A Lady's Life Among the Mormons
    After the 1872 publication of Expose ,Fanny Stenhouse became a celebrity in the cultural wars between Mormons and much of America An English convert, she had grown disillusioned with the Mormon Church and polygamy, which her husband practiced before associating with a circle of dissident Utah intellectuals and merchants Stenhouse s critique of plural marriage, Brigham YoAfter the 1872 publication of Expose ,Fanny Stenhouse became a celebrity in the cultural wars between Mormons and much of America An English convert, she had grown disillusioned with the Mormon Church and polygamy, which her husband practiced before associating with a circle of dissident Utah intellectuals and merchants Stenhouse s critique of plural marriage, Brigham Young, and Mormonism was also a sympathetic look at Utah s people and honest recounting of her life Before long, she created a new edition, titled Tell It All, which ensured her notoriety in Utah and popularity elsewhere but turned her thoughtful memoir into a polemical, true expose of Polygamy Since 1874, it has stayed in print, in multiple, varying editions The original book, meanwhile, is less known, though readable Tracing the literary history of Stenhouse s important piece of Americana, Linda DeSimone rescues an important autobiographical and historical record from the baggage notoriety brought to it.
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    One Reply to “Exposé of Polygamy: A Lady's Life Among the Mormons”

    1. This really is an excellent read not only to get a contemporary and heart rending view of what it was like to be a missionary couple in Switzerland, but also what it was like for Fanny, hearing rumours, then having a sure knowledge of the practice of polygamy within Mormonism and finally the call to engage in it as a family There are some troubling factors Fanny didn t always know just who her husband Thomas was choosing to court, older men marrying much, much younger girls, the family leaving [...]

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