Thomas Merton Center

Merton Correspondence:

The "Laughlin, James, 1914-1997" file

Single Item Record for the Date:
1961/July/24 (#01)

Series:  1  Original Merton-Laughlin Correspondence with occasional letters from others copied to Merton.

Type:  TALS - Typed signed letter with holograph (handwritten) annotations.

To/From:  to Merton from "Laughlin, James, 1914-1997"-->

# of pages:  2

Published in:  

First Lines:  "Emil Antonucci has just sent me his dummy of your "Bomb" book, and the lay-out for the first"

Contents:  "Original Child Bomb" - to Robert Lax for Pax, layout by Emil Antonucci - Lawrence Ferlinghetti publishing poem in Journal for the Protection of All Beings / "An Elegy for Ernest Hemingway" - Laughlin's mixed view, genius of Hemingway vs. the "glorification of violence" - Ezra Pound on Hemingway

Language:  English

Source or donor:  

Date received:  

Date added:  2004

Unique identifier:  Section A- "Laughlin, James, 1914-1997:" Series 1:    1961/July/24 (#01)