The Good Samaritan Book Launch

Jeff Dietrich reads from & signs his most recent book, "The Good Samaritan," a collection of essays on politics, society, and his life in the Catholic Worker community caring for the poor on Los Angeles' skid row.

The event will be attended by members of Los Angeles' Catholic Worker community, as well as residents of Skid Row who frequent the Catholic Worker kitchen. A reception with live music from The Wind & Rain will follow the event. Hardcover and paperback copies of the books will be available for purchase at a special discounted rate. 

B‌elow, see video of Jeff from the launch event, accompanied by photographs by Madeline Wilson. Thank you to Jennifer Rodes for these wonderful videos. 

Good Samaritan Introduction by Theresia de Vroom from Jennifer Rodes on Vimeo.

Good Samaritan - On Trial from Jennifer Rodes on Vimeo.

Good Samaritan - Who is my Neighbor from Jennifer Rodes on Vimeo.

Good Samaritan - Wheelchair Bob from Jennifer Rodes on Vimeo.

Good Samaritan - Jail Makes War Protest from Jennifer Rodes on Vimeo.

Good Samaritan - Sheba from Jennifer Rodes on Vimeo.

Good Samaritan - Miracle of Birth on Skid Row from Jennifer Rodes on Vimeo.