Merton, Thomas (1915-1968)
Scope:
The Thomas Merton collection primarily consists of manuscripts for short pieces written by Merton. These include short articles, reviews, and pieces on Christian theology, religion, politics, and literature. Many of these items are dated ca. 1968. Several of these items appeared in the publications Monastic Studies, Monks Pond, Unicorn Review, Forum, The Baptist Student, Thought, Latitudes, and The Sewanee Review. Also present are poems written by Merton between 1940 and 1942.

The collection also includes some printed material from the 1960s, most of it articles by Merton. Publications represented include The Bible Today, The Critic, Pax Bulletin, and Mensase.
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Notable Figures
1. Merton, Thomas, 1915-1968
Associated Subjects
1. Literary Collections Subject Guide
2. Poetry Subject Guide
3. Religion and Spirituality Subject Guide
4. Monks
5. American poetry -- 20th century.
6. Authors, American
7. Poets, American
8. American literature--20th century
9. Monasticism and religious orders