CBC Ideas:"Thomas Merton: An Extraordinary Man", 1978-1979
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- Compact Discs
- ADMINISTRATIVE HISTORY
"Thomas Merton: An Extraordinary Man" was a 5 part program which aired on CBC Ideas in December, 1978. Written and narrated by Michael W. Higgins, the program marked the tenth anniversary of Merton's death as an autobiographical reading of his life as poet, monk, author, and religious thinker.
SCOPE AND CONTENTS
This sub-series includes correspondence, contract, drafts, publicity material, and three compact discs.
The records are arranged by subject.
- Accruals: No further accruals are expected.
Parts of this program were also aired on CBC's "Man Alive" television program in December, 1978 and the CBC Radio "Celebration" series in February, 1979. There are records pertaining to these broadcasts as well.
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- Personal Name(s):
- Higgins, Michael W. ; Merton, Thomas
- Corporate Name(s):
- St. Jerome's University ; Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
- St.Jerome’s College records
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- Physical Description:
- <1 cm. of textual records; 3 compact discs
- Copyright Statement:
- Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
- Recommended Citation:
- SJU Archives
- Location of Original:
- By permission of the Librarian.
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St. Jerome's University is located in Waterloo, Ontario, and is situated in the University of Waterloo. It was founded as St. Jerome's College in 1865 by the Congregation of the Resurrection. In 1959, it was granted university status and changed its name to the University of St. Jerome's College. It has been federated with the University of Waterloo since 1960. In 1998, the name was officially changed to St. Jerome's University.