Over the past year or two, Joseph Pearce has been interviewed by a journal in Poland on a number of Catholic literary figures. In the latest of the series, he discusses the Jesuit martyr, St. Robert Southwell, especially his influence on the life and work of Shakespeare:
The Jesuit Martyr Who Inspired Shakespeare
About the Author: Joseph Pearce
Joseph Pearce is a Catholic author and biographer who has written about subjects as various as GK Chesterton, economics, and Shakespeare. His latest book, Race with the Devil, chronicles his conversion from racial hatred to Catholicism. He is also the Director of the Center for Faith & Culture and Writer-in-Residence at Aquinas College in Nashville as well as the editor of St. Austin Review.