Thomas Berry

Here you’ll find a sampling of the large body of video of talks by and about Thomas Berry, as well as readings of his poetry, celebrations of his life, and more. Please visit our Thomas Berry site for a wealth of additional media and information by and about Thomas Berry. And you’ll find additional video of Thomas on our YouTube channel.


Mary Evelyn Tucker and John Grim introduce ‘Thomas Berry, a Biography’
Kosmos Journal
December 17, 2019


Thomas Berry | Cultural Historian and Geologian
Kosmos Journal
Great Thinkers and Seekers Series
Written and narrated by Mary Evelyn Tucker and John Grim

December 10, 2019


CELEBRATING THOMAS BERRY’S 10TH ANNIVERSAY – Live Q&A: Mary Evelyn Tucker
Deep Time Network
May 23, 2019

Seventy two people from Australia, Philippines, India, Canada, and other countries participated in this Live Q&A in celebration of the 10-year anniversary of Thomas Berry’s passing (June 1, 2009) and publication of THOMAS BERRY: A BIOGRAPHY, Jennifer Morgan interviews author and pre-eminent Thomas Berry scholar Mary Evelyn Tucker. Dr. Tucker discusses the intersection between the work of Thomas Berry and Maria Montessori.


Mary Evelyn Tucker Community Message
May 2019

In this video, Mary Evelyn Tucker discusses the Thomas Berry Biography and Berry’s presence as a global, cross-cultural thinking and conversationalist. Mary Evelyn reflects on the her first correspondence with Thomas while she was living in Japan and how her relationship working with him shaped her life.


The Celebratory Liturgy of the Universe
Filmed by Lou Niznik
May 29, 1991

A conversation with Thomas Berry facilitated by Miriam MacGillis of Genesis Farm at the Riverdale Center on May 29th, 1991.


Thomas Berry–The New Story
Chestnut Hill College, 1984
A video excerpt of Thomas Berry discussing his 1978 Teilhard Studies monograph entitled “The New Story” at Chestnut Hill College in Philadelphia in 1984.  This is one in a series of Thomas Berry videos which were recorded by Lou Niznik and re-mastered by Wes Pascoe.  Lou’s video library was donated by Jane Blewett to the Thomas Berry Foundation in 2012.  The re-mastered video series was produced by Don Smith of Calgary, Alberta with executive supervision by Mary Evelyn Tucker.


Thomas Berry recites his “Earth’s Desire” poem
Asheville, NC


Thomas Berry–The Historical Mission of Our Time
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill


Thomas Berry’s 80th Birthday Celebration


 

Header photo: Mary Evelyn Tucker in Conversation with Michael Lerner, ©The New School at Commonweal