Almost Good Catholics

Holy Paradox and St. Teresa of Ávila (with Carlos Eire)

May 25, 2022 Krzysztof Odyniec Season 1 Episode 18
Almost Good Catholics
Holy Paradox and St. Teresa of Ávila (with Carlos Eire)
Show Notes

Carlos Eire, author of The Life of Saint Teresa of Ávila: A Biography (2019) and professor of medieval and early modern European history and religion at Yale University, discusses the life of St. Teresa and mysticism in sixteenth-century Spain. He also talks a bit about his immigration to the United States as a child refugee from Cuba in the 1960s.

Professor Eire's faculty webpage: https://history.yale.edu/people/carlos-eire