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Merton, Thomas

Thomas Merton

  • Name(s)
    • Thomas Merton
  • Date of Birth
    • January 31, 1915
    • Prades, France
  • Date of Death
    • December 10, 1968
    • Bangkok, Thailand
  • Residence(s)
    • Prades, France
    • Long Island, New York, 1915
    • Douglaston, New York, c.1915-1917, 1923-1925
    • Flushing, New York, 1917-1922
    • Bermuda, 1922-1923
    • Saint-Antonin, France, 1925-1926
    • Lycée Ingres, France, 1926-1928
    • Ealing, West London, England, 1928-1930
    • Rutland, England, 1930-c.1933
    • Cambridge, England, 1933-1934
    • New York City (various), New York, 1934-1940
    • Allegany, New York, 1940-1941
    • Abbey of Gethsemani, New Haven, Nelson County, Kentucky, 1941-1968
  • Education
    • M. A., Columbia University, New York, 1940
    • B. A. in English, Columbia University, New York, 1938
    • Attended Clare College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, England for one year, 1933
    • Oakham School, Rutland, England, 1930-c.1933
    • Ripley Court Preparatory School, Surrey, England, 1928-1930
    • Boarding school in Montauban, Lycée Ingres, 1926-1928
  • Life Events
    • Died an accidental death from electrocution while in Bangkok, Thailand, 1968
    • Religious conversion and reception into the Catholic Church at Corpus Christi Church, 1938
  • Awards and Recognitions
  • Employment
    • Trappist Monk, Abby of Gethsemani, New Haven, Kentucky, 1941-1968
    • English Teacher, St. Bonaventure College, Allegany, New York, 1940-1941
  • Occupation(s) / Field(s) of Activity
    • Monk
    • Writer
    • Activist
    • Religious thinker

Metzmeier, Kurt X.

  • Name(s)
    • Kurt X. Metzmeier
  • Date of Birth
    • October 13, 1959
    • Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky
  • Residence(s)
    • Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky
  • Education
    • Juris Doctorate, University of Louisville School of Law, Louisville, KY., May 19, 1995
    • Master of Library and Information Science, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY., 1998
    • Master of Arts in History, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY., May 1989
    • Bachelor of Arts in History, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY., May 1982
  • Awards
    • American Association of Law Libraries' Joseph L. Andrews Bibliographical Award, 2007.
  • Employment
    • Associate Director, University of Louisville - Louis D. Brandeis School of Law Library, July 2002-present
    • Acting Director, University of Louisville Law Library, July 2005-May 2006, January 2012-June 2012
    • Legal Reference Librarian, University of Louisville Law Library, December 2000-July 2002
    • College Information Technology Coordinator, University of Kentucky College of Law, February 1997-November 2000
    • Computer Services Librarian, University of Kentucky Law Library, December 1995-February 1997
  • Occupation(s)
    • Teacher
    • Librarian
    • Author