Tales from a cult survivor

18 October 2021
Claire Ashman
Claire Ashman.

Claire spent 36 years cut off from the outside world in two repressive religious sects, following a strict form of Tridentine Catholicism. It was only by interrogating the status quo that she was able forge a new life for herself and her eight children.

She was recently named the 2021 recipient of the Robertson Family Scholarship.

Read her story