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Brecht Forum Records TAM.635

Elmer Holmes Bobst Library
70 Washington Square South
New York, NY, 10012
(212) 998-2630

Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive

Collection processed by Heather Mulliner

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on May 21, 2014 using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Edited to include newly accessioned materials  , May 2014

Descriptive Summary

Title: Brecht Forum Records
Dates [inclusive]: 1960s-2014
Abstract: This collection contains the files of The Brecht Forum, a Marxist cultural and educational center based in Brooklyn, New York. Founded in 1975 as the New York Marxist School, The Brecht Forum offers community based educational programs such as public lectures and seminars, art exhibitions, performances, popular education workshops, and language classes. Materials contained within this collection include Brecht Forum newspapers, event flyers, correspondence, photographs, programming files, minutes and reports from the New York Marxist School and Marxist Education Collective, and audio cassette recordings of conference events and lectures.
Quantity: 41.0 linear feet in 34 record cartons and 6 oversize boxes (mostly uhaul moving boxes, some plastic boxes)
Location note: Materials are located at the Tamiment Library.
Language of Materials note: Materials are in English
Call Phrase: TAM.635