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Brecht, Bertolt, 1898-1956



  • Existence: 1898-02-10 - 1956-08-14

Bertolt Brecht (1898-1956), German poet, playwright, and theater director

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

"An die Nachgeborenen", undated

 Part of Collection — Box: 2, Folder: GROUP 13, F-1
Call Number: YCGL MSS MISC

Elizabeth Mayer and Wolfgang Sauerländer papers

Call Number: YCGL MSS 36
Overview: The collection consists of letters to Elizabeth Mayer and Wolfgang Sauerländer concerning their translation and editorial work, with related reports and legal documents relating to business operations of Pantheon Books, Random House, and the Bollingen Foundation. Many letters concern Mayer's and Sauerländer's personal and professional relationships with Kurt and Helen Wolff. Other correspondence includes letters to Sauerländer from Jacques Schriffrin, letters and documents relating to...
Dates: circa 1933-1977

[Mutter Courage und Ihre Kinder. English]

 Part of Collection — Box: 70, Folder: 2-3
Call Number: MSS 30, Series IX, Sub-Series IX.A

New World Writing records

Call Number: YCAL MSS 388
Overview: The collection documents all aspects of the production and promotion of the literary magazine New World Writing from its first issue in 1952 to its last issue in 1959. Correspondence, including letters by and about various authors whose work was published in the magazine, and manuscripts, including corrected typescripts of published works, shed light on the selection and editorial process. Highlights include the corrected typescript of "Catch-18" by Joseph Heller, originally published in issue...
Dates: 1952-1960

Register to the Papers of Kurt Weill and Lotte Lenya

Call Number: MSS 30
Overview: Music, correspondence and other papers, photographs, and additional materials by and about the German-American composer Kurt Weill (1900-1950) and the German-American actress and singer Lotte Lenya (1898-1981)
Dates: 1890-1984, inclusive