John Tracy Ellis and the Figure of the Catholic Intellectual

  • Brian Conniff University of Dayton

Abstract

Fifty years after John Tracy Ellis challenged the quality and character of Catholic intellectual life, much work remains to be done. This essay explores Ellis’s original assertions and places them in an overarching historical context that involves Flannery O’Connor and Thomas Merton.
Published
2006-09-01
How to Cite
Conniff, B. (2006). John Tracy Ellis and the Figure of the Catholic Intellectual. Catholic Education: A Journal of Inquiry and Practice, 10(1). Retrieved from https://ejournals.bc.edu/index.php/cej/article/view/732
Section
Focus Section