Thomas Berry (1914–2009) was one of the twentieth century’s most prescient and profound thinkers. As a cultural historian, he sought a broader perspective on humanity’s relationship to the Earth in order to respond to the ecological and social challenges of our times.
We encourage you to read this book as preparation for the Book Talk on September 29 by the authors of a new biography about Thomas Berry, and join in the discussion on either Sunday, September 22 at 11:30 AM, or Tuesday, September 24 at 7:00 PM.
Mary Evelyn Tucker and John Grim teach at the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies and the Yale Divinity School, where they direct the Yale Forum on Religion and Ecology. They worked closely with Thomas Berry for over thirty years as his students, editors, and literary executors and are the managing trustees of the Thomas Berry Foundation.