A Total Eclipse of the Sun: Maria Mitchell & Annie Dillard – Pam Kress-Dunn.

On the eve of 2024’s total solar eclipse, we will hear the brilliant words of two women who witnessed this event over 100 years apart. Mitchell was an early astronomer and Dillard, a gifted writer. Both described the sun’s disappearance with grace and detail, taking us into the utter astonishment and spirituality of this awe-inspiring event. Plus, some words from a famous writer you all know who witnessed her own eclipse in England in 1927!