Thomas Merton Center

Merton Correspondence:

The "Curns, Eileen" file

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Type:  TAL[c] - Carbon copy of a typed letter (not siged) with holograph annotations.

To/From:  from Merton to "Curns, Eileen"-->

# of pages:  1

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First Lines:  "Let me use up the red ribbon and it will also serve as a sign of joy. I really think you did a fine"

Contents:  response to Curns' return from Brazil / suggestions about writing a book about the experience / Merton's favorite Brazilian authors, poets and musicians - problem that North Americans will not understand South Americans until we read Latin American literature and poetry, but "North Americans don't read any poetry"

Language:  English

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Date added:  2004

Unique identifier:  Section A- "Curns, Eileen:"    1964/August/12