TITLE

Thomas Merton: Man and Monk

AUTHOR(S)
Gray, Francine du Plessix
PUB. DATE
May 1979
SOURCE
New Republic;5/26/79, Vol. 180 Issue 21, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks at the life and work of monk and poet Thomas Merton. Number of volumes of poetry and prose written by Merton; Merton as the most eloquent theorist of non-violence; Paradoxes of Merton's life; Central problem which plagued the last decade of Merton's life; Merton's affinity with Zen; Poet and essayist George Woodcock's interpretation of Merton's thoughts; Primitive fatality about the obituary which reported Merton's death on December 11, 1969.
ACCESSION #
11106432

 

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