In episode 22 of The Authority, Joseph Pearce delves into the life and works of Oscar Wilde, one of the most controversial characters in English literature. Learn of Wilde’s conversion to Catholicism on his deathbed, and why Pearce says those wishing for a deeper understanding of this most enigmatic of men should not look at him in the gutter but with him at the stars.
Meet Your Host
Joseph Pearce is an English-born writer and convert to the Catholic Faith who lives in the USA. He is Director of Book Publishing at the Augustine Institute, editor of the St. Austin Review, and series editor of the Ignatius Critical Editions. He is the author of numerous books, including the TAN Books best-seller Benedict XVI: Defender of the Faith.