Kline, George L. (George Louis), 1921-2014
- Existence: 1921 - 2014-10-23
George L. Kline (1921-2014), professor emeritus at Bryn Mawr College, was a scholar of philosophy and literature and translator of Russian prose and poetry. His translations include the poetry of Joseph Brodsky, Marina Tsvetaeva, and Anna Akhmatova.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Joseph Brodsky papers
Call Number: GEN MSS 613
Overview: The Joseph Brodsky Papers document the life and work of Russian-born poet, essayist and Nobel Laureate Joseph Brodsky, with a particular emphasis on the time period of his residence in the United States (1972-1996). The papers consist of correspondence, writings, personal papers (including legal, medical and financial records), audiovisual material, teaching material, student papers, newspaper clippings and printed ephemera, spanning the years 1890-2004, with the bulk of the material dating...
Dates: circa 1890-2004, bulk 1972-1996
George Louis Kline papers
Call Number: GEN MSS 650
Overview: The collection documents George L. Kline's work as a translator for Joseph Brodsky and related activities, including the translation of other Russian prose and poetry and scholarship on Russian literature. Included are correspondence, drafts of Brodsky's poems and Kline's English translations, sound recordings of Brodsky, and photographs of Brodsky and others. Other than Brodsky, correspondents include W. H. Auden, Nina Berberova, Leonid Chertkov, Anthony Hecht, Lev Losev, Faith Wizgell and...