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Brideshead and Silence

Japanese author Shusaku Endo, a Roman Catholic, wrote a novelĀ entitled SilenceĀ (1966)Ā that has recently been adapted into a film by Martin Scorsese. The bookĀ seems generally to be considered Endo’sĀ masterpiece. The story is about Jesuit missionaries sent out in the 16th century … Continue reading

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