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Kallin (Anna), 1946-1955

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MS. Berlin 260

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Contains original letters (in English and Russian) both to and from Kallin, those from Berlin having been returned to him after Kallin's death

Predominantly correspondence relating to Berlin's broadcasts for the BBC, which Kallin edited, and discussion of topics for broadcasts and other potential broadcasters for the Third Programme

Includes letters about:
  1. (fols. 1-2) Kallin's initial approach about Berlin broadcasting on the Third Programme, 1946
  2. (fols. 40-98 passim) the recording and editing of and reaction to Berlin's broadcasts of his lectures on ' Freedom and its Betrayal', including initial approaches about broadcasting the Flexner Lectures given by Berlin, 1950-1952
  3. (fols. 130-132, 134-135) the offer to Berlin of the Wardenship of Nuffield College, 1953
  4. (fols. 158-162, 165-166, 168-169) the recording and editing of and reaction to Berlin's broadcasts of his Northcliffe lectures on ' A Marvellous Decade', 1954-1955
  5. (fol. 178) the death of Mendel Berlin, 1953
  6. (fols. 181-183) the possibility of Berlin giving the Reith Lectures, 1955

Dates

  • 1946-1955
  • 1946
  • 1950-1952
  • 1953
  • 1954-1955
  • 1953
  • 1955

Extent

242 Leaves

Shelfmark

MS. Berlin 260

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom