1966-12-01: Correspondence with Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi (Reb Zalman), audio tape recorded letter to Merton

Dublin Core

Title

1966-12-01: Correspondence with Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi (Reb Zalman), audio tape recorded letter to Merton

Subject

Schachter-Shalomi, Zalman, 1924-2014
Merton, Thomas, 1915-1968
Vietnam War

Description

Zalman Schachter records a letter to Thomas Merton while driving. He mentions classes he is teaching and lectures for the R. M. Bucke Memorial Society in Montreal. He references the Vietnam War and the use of napalm.

Captions include a photograph of Thomas Merton taken by Schachter of Merton holding a copy of The Psychedelic Experience by Timothy Leary, Ralph Metzner, and Richard Alpert, given to him by Zalman Schachter.

Creator

Zalman Schachter-Shalomi

Source

Thomas Merton Center, Section A, Correspondence

Date

1966 December 1

Rights

© The Thomas Merton Center at Bellarmine University. All rights reserved. Photograph of Thomas Merton © Zalman Schachter.

Language

English

Identifier

Section A- Schachter, Zalman M., Rabbi, 1924-2014: 1966/12/01

Citation

Zalman Schachter-Shalomi, “1966-12-01: Correspondence with Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi (Reb Zalman), audio tape recorded letter to Merton,” Merton Center Digital Collections, accessed January 23, 2018, https://merton.bellarmine.edu/items/show/5527.