The Resource The literary essays of Thomas Merton, edited by Patrick Hart

The literary essays of Thomas Merton, edited by Patrick Hart

Label
The literary essays of Thomas Merton
Title
The literary essays of Thomas Merton
Statement of responsibility
edited by Patrick Hart
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses Blake, Joyce, Pasternak, Faulkner, Styron, O'Connor, Camus, symbolism, creativity, alienation, contemplation, and freedom
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1915-1968
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Merton, Thomas
Dewey number
809/.03
Index
index present
LC call number
PN710
LC item number
.M338 1985
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hart, Patrick
Series statement
New Directions paperbook
Series volume
NDP587
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Joyce, James
  • Pasternak, Boris Leonidovich
  • Faulkner, William
  • Camus, Albert
  • Styron, William
  • O'Connor, Flannery,
  • Literature, Modern
Label
The literary essays of Thomas Merton, edited by Patrick Hart
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Literary essays (1959-68) -- Seven essays on Albert Camus (1966-68) -- Introducing poets in translation (1963-66) -- Related literary questions (1953-68)
  • "Baptism in the forest" : wisdom and initiation in William Faulkner
  • Faulkner and his critics
  • "To each his darkness" : notes on the novel of Julien Green
  • Louis Zukofsky : the paradise ear
  • Answer of Minerva : pacifism and resistance in Simone Weil
  • Roland Barthes : writing as temperature
  • J.F. Powers : Morte D'Urban : two celebrations
  • William Styron : who is Nat Turner?
  • Flannery O'Connor : a prose elegy
  • Trial of Pope Pius XII : Rolf Hochhuth's The deputy
  • I. Literary essays (1959-68) :
  • William Melvin Kelley : the Legend of Tucker Caliban
  • Blake and the new theology
  • News of the Joyce industry industry
  • A
  • footnote from Ulysses : peace and revolution
  • True legendary sound : the poetry and criticism of Edwin Muir
  • Pasternak affair
  • Pasternak's Letters to Georgian friends
  • II. Seven essays on Albert Camus (1966-68) :
  • Plague of Camus : a commentary and introduction
  • Camus : Journals of the plague years
  • Terror and the absurd : violence and nonviolence in Albert Camus
  • Prophetic ambiguities : Milton and Camus
  • Camus and the Church
  • Three saviors in Camus : lucidity and the absurd
  • Stranger : poverty of an antihero
  • Pablo Antonio Cuadra
  • Ernesto Cardenal
  • III. Introducing poets in translation (1963-66) :
  • Ruben Dario
  • Raissa Maritain
  • Fernando Pessoa
  • Cesar Vallejo
  • Alfonso Cortes
  • Rafael Alberti
  • Jorge Carreara Andrade
  • IV. Related literary questions (1953-68) :
  • Poetry, symbolism and typology
  • Poetry and contemplation : a reappraisal
  • Theology of creativity
  • Message to poets
  • Answer on art and freedom
  • Why alienation is for everybody
  • Vladimir Nabokov : realism and adventure
  • John Cowper Powys : in praise of books
  • Christine Herter : in defense of art
  • Agnes Addison : love of change for its own sake
  • R.H.S. Crossman : restaging the republic
  • William Nelson : John Skelton, scholar, poet, and satirist
  • E.M.W. Tillyard and C.S. Lewis : a spirited debate on poetry
  • Hoxie Neal Fairchild : background of romanticism
  • G. Wilson Knight : that old dilemma of good and evil
  • Art of Richard Hughes
  • Appendixes :
  • William York Tindall : D.H. Lawrence : who saw himself as a messiah
  • Huxley's pantheon
  • III.
  • Two transcriptions of Merton's talks on William Faulkner (1967) :
  • Time and the unburdening and the recollection of the Lamb : Easter service in Faulkner's The sound and the fury
  • Faulkner meditations : The Wild Palms
  • I.
  • Nature and art in William Blake :
  • an
  • essay in interpretation (1939)
  • II. Early Literary Essays and Reviews (1939-40)
  • Huxley and the ethics of peace
  • John Crowe Ransom : standards for critics
Control code
ocm11187118
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
New Directions paperback ed.
Extent
xvi, 549 pages
Isbn
9780811209311
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
84020561
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)11187118
Label
The literary essays of Thomas Merton, edited by Patrick Hart
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Literary essays (1959-68) -- Seven essays on Albert Camus (1966-68) -- Introducing poets in translation (1963-66) -- Related literary questions (1953-68)
  • "Baptism in the forest" : wisdom and initiation in William Faulkner
  • Faulkner and his critics
  • "To each his darkness" : notes on the novel of Julien Green
  • Louis Zukofsky : the paradise ear
  • Answer of Minerva : pacifism and resistance in Simone Weil
  • Roland Barthes : writing as temperature
  • J.F. Powers : Morte D'Urban : two celebrations
  • William Styron : who is Nat Turner?
  • Flannery O'Connor : a prose elegy
  • Trial of Pope Pius XII : Rolf Hochhuth's The deputy
  • I. Literary essays (1959-68) :
  • William Melvin Kelley : the Legend of Tucker Caliban
  • Blake and the new theology
  • News of the Joyce industry industry
  • A
  • footnote from Ulysses : peace and revolution
  • True legendary sound : the poetry and criticism of Edwin Muir
  • Pasternak affair
  • Pasternak's Letters to Georgian friends
  • II. Seven essays on Albert Camus (1966-68) :
  • Plague of Camus : a commentary and introduction
  • Camus : Journals of the plague years
  • Terror and the absurd : violence and nonviolence in Albert Camus
  • Prophetic ambiguities : Milton and Camus
  • Camus and the Church
  • Three saviors in Camus : lucidity and the absurd
  • Stranger : poverty of an antihero
  • Pablo Antonio Cuadra
  • Ernesto Cardenal
  • III. Introducing poets in translation (1963-66) :
  • Ruben Dario
  • Raissa Maritain
  • Fernando Pessoa
  • Cesar Vallejo
  • Alfonso Cortes
  • Rafael Alberti
  • Jorge Carreara Andrade
  • IV. Related literary questions (1953-68) :
  • Poetry, symbolism and typology
  • Poetry and contemplation : a reappraisal
  • Theology of creativity
  • Message to poets
  • Answer on art and freedom
  • Why alienation is for everybody
  • Vladimir Nabokov : realism and adventure
  • John Cowper Powys : in praise of books
  • Christine Herter : in defense of art
  • Agnes Addison : love of change for its own sake
  • R.H.S. Crossman : restaging the republic
  • William Nelson : John Skelton, scholar, poet, and satirist
  • E.M.W. Tillyard and C.S. Lewis : a spirited debate on poetry
  • Hoxie Neal Fairchild : background of romanticism
  • G. Wilson Knight : that old dilemma of good and evil
  • Art of Richard Hughes
  • Appendixes :
  • William York Tindall : D.H. Lawrence : who saw himself as a messiah
  • Huxley's pantheon
  • III.
  • Two transcriptions of Merton's talks on William Faulkner (1967) :
  • Time and the unburdening and the recollection of the Lamb : Easter service in Faulkner's The sound and the fury
  • Faulkner meditations : The Wild Palms
  • I.
  • Nature and art in William Blake :
  • an
  • essay in interpretation (1939)
  • II. Early Literary Essays and Reviews (1939-40)
  • Huxley and the ethics of peace
  • John Crowe Ransom : standards for critics
Control code
ocm11187118
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
New Directions paperback ed.
Extent
xvi, 549 pages
Isbn
9780811209311
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
84020561
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)11187118

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