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

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

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.

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Zalman Schachter-Shalomi

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

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

Source

Thomas Merton Center, Section A, Correspondence

Subject

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

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