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ISBN: 0374271003 / ISBN-13: 9780374271008

Striving Towards Being: The Letters of Thomas Merton and Czeslaw Milosz

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In 1958 Thomas Merton wrote an admiring letter to Czeslaw Milosz about his seminal work The Captive Mind. Milosz replied and thus began an animated ... Show synopsis

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  • Striving Towards Being: The Letters of Thomas Merton and Czeslaw Milosz (Farrar Straus Giroux) – Hardcover (1997)
    by Thomas Merton, Robert Faggen (Editor), Czeslaw Milosz

    Striving Towards Being: The Letters of Thomas Merton and Czeslaw Milosz

    Hardcover, Farrar Straus Giroux
    1997
    English
    New ed.
    177 pages

    ISBN: 0374271003
    ISBN-13: 9780374271008

    In 1958 Thomas Merton wrote an admiring letter to Czeslaw Milosz about his seminal work The Captive Mind. Milosz replied and thus began an animated correspondence which lasted until Merton's death in 1968. During this highly productive decade, Merton continued, a Trappist, to write about nonviolence and the monastic life. Milosz, meanwhile, was writing influential essays and translating the poetry of Aleksander Wat and Anna Swir. In this dynamic correspondence, Milosz and Merton differ in their views of the role of ... Show more

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