Articles of Faith: Graham Greene’s Contributions to The Tablet

Articles of Faith: Graham Greene’s Contributions to The Tablet

When Graham Greene died in 1991, at the age of 86, his reputation as a “Catholic” writer was assured. His books reflected an awareness of sin and confronted political and religious themes with a sombre eye. From 1936 to 1987, the British Catholic journal The Tablet provided Greene with a forum for his works-in-progress and sometimes unorthodox religious views. For …

Bonjour Blanc: A Journey Through Haiti

Bonjour Blanc: A Journey Through Haiti (Reissue)

In 2014, four years after the earthquake, Ian Thomson returned to Haiti. Reissue of the classic 1992 book, with a new post-earthquake foreword by the author.   From the Foreword On 12 January 2010, René Préval was Haitian president when the country was devastated by a 7.0-magnitude earthquake. Downtown Port-au-Prince had been teeming as usual that Tuesday afternoon with cigarette …