Dietrich Bonhoeffer's Letters and Papers from Prison
This was an event in the University Center’s Lake Room at the 2011 Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest.
Martin Marty talked about his book Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s "Letters and Papers from Prison": A Biography in conversation with Owen Youngman. The book is the first in a series from Princeton University Press to trace how the reception, interpretation, and influence of important religious texts have changed over time. Topics of discussion included the concept of a biography of a book as well as Dietrich Bonhoeffer and his works. Professor Marty also responded to questions from members of the audience.
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Martin E. Marty Professor Emeritus University of Chicago->Divinity School
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