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Converts of the Catholic Literary Revival

Joseph Pearce |
August 12, 2014 No Comments

In this talk Joseph Pearce offers insight into the roots and context of the Catholic Literary Revival of the 19th and 20th centuries. He then surveys some of this period’s notable and remarkably numerous converts to the Catholic Church.

Read Joseph’s own conversion story in From Atheism to Catholicism: Nine Converts Explain Their Journey Home.

Joseph Pearce

Joseph Pearce is the author of the literary biographies Tolkien: Man and Myth, The Unmasking of Oscar Wilde, C.S. Lewis and the Catholic Church, Literary Converts, Wisdom and Innocence: A Life of G.K. Chesterton and Old Thunder: A Life of Hilaire Belloc. Joseph’s new book Race With the Devil: My Journey from Racial Hatred to Rational Love details his conversion from white-supremacist to coming to know a merciful savior. He recently appeared on EWTN’s The Journey Home Program which can be viewed here.