Interview with James J. Martin,
Project: Morgan C. Atkinson Documentary Interviews: The Many Storeys and Last Days of Thomas Merton
Interview SummaryJames J. Martin, an American Jesuit priest and writer known for his appearances on the the Colbert Report, discusses Merton as a monk and media figure. Martin talks about mysticism, critiques of Merton's writing, and his contributions to the 20th century. Martin also discusses his own path to being a Jesuit and experiences working with the media.
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