Susan Neer was a high school student from Saint Ann, Missouri. Her father tells her that statements about racism in the South by John Howard Griffin are exaggerated, and she asks Merton's opinion.
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See also published letters from Thomas Merton to "Aunt Kit" in The Road to Joy, pp.329-330.
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||Last week-end I attended a lecture given by Dr. Griffin who wrote the book Black Like Me
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||To the best of my knowledge the story about Clyde Kennard is true, and I believe everyone is more