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Lionel Trilling Seminars records, 1932-2001, bulk Bulk Dates: 1976-1998

Series III: Recordings, 1979-2001

This series consists of 112 audio cassettes and 1 VHS tape of Lionel Trilling Seminars dating from 1979 to 2001. Many of these recordings have a corresponding manuscript text in the files, but in some cases there is only a recording of a lecture and no paper transcript. Where there are duplicate copies of recordings, it is noted.

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Box 4 Bailyn, Barnard "Context in History" 1995 February2, 1995

(audio cassette)


Box 4 Bradley, Bill "Race, Violence and the American Dream," 1994 April 4, 1994

(2 audio cassettes)


Box 4 Bromwich, David. 1993 April 8, 1993

(audio cassette)


Box 4 Dahrendorf, Lord "The Public Responsibility of Intellectuals…," 1994 January 27, 1994

(audio cassette)


Box 4 Diggins John "Deconstruction and the American Past," 1992 February2, 1992

(audio cassette)


Box 4 Gurr, Andrew "Remaking the Past, Or…," 1994 November 10, 1994

(2 audio cassettes)


Box 4 Hollander, John "The City of Thought: Urbanity and Seriousness," 1992 November 12, 1992

(audio cassette)


Box 4 Kennedy, Randall "Racial Pride, Racial Kinship and Other problems," 1996 April 17, 1996

(audio cassette)


Box 4 Kolakonski, Leszek "What is Left of Marxism and the Socialist Idea?," 1992 April 7, 1992

(audio cassette)


Box 4 Menand, Louis "Intellectual Identity After Trilling," 1995 November 9, 1995

(audio cassette)


Box 4 Moynihan, Daniel Patick "The Middle of the Journey: The Middle of the Night," 1996 February19, 1996

(audio cassette)


Box 4 Nagel, Thomas "Relativism and Reason," 1995 April 6, 1995

(2 audio cassettes)


Box 4 Nussbaum, Martha "Need the Recognition…," 1993 November 18, 1993

(audio cassette)


Box 4 Sen, Amartya "India and the West," 1993 February18, 1993

(audio cassettes. Duplicates I and II)


Box 4 Vendler, Helen, "The Audience for Poetry," 1991 November 7, 1991

(audio cassette)



Box 8 Richard Ellman "Decadence and the Nineties," 1979 April 3, 1979

(2 audio cassettes)


Box 8 E.H. Gombrich "Style, Skill and Function in Image-Making," 1979 October 11, 1979

(2 audio cassettes)


Box 8 Steven Marcus "Psychoanlaytic Theory and Cultural Change," 1980 February14, 1980

(2 audio cassettes)


Box 8 C. Vann Woodward "American Growing Pains and Apprehensions," 1980 April 17, 1980

(2 audio cassettes)


Box 8 Judith Shklar, "Putting Cruelty First," 1981 April 21, 1981

(audio cassette)


Box 8 Leo Steinberg, "The Sexuality of Christ in Renaissance Art and Modern Oblivion," 1981 November 19, 1981

(2 audio cassettes)


Box 8 Christopher Ricks "Prejudice and T.S. Eliot," 1982 February2, 1982

(3 audio cassettes; one tape is a duplicate copy of Part I)


Box 8 Edmund S. Morgan, "The People's Choice: The Electoral Carnival in Eighteenth-Century England and America," 1982 April 1, 1982

(audio cassette)


Box 8 Noam Chomsky, " Linguistics: Recent History and Prospects," 1982 November 4, 1982

(2 audio cassettes)


Box 8 Peter Berger, "The Third World as a Religious Idea," 1983 February2, 1983

(2 audio cassettes)


Box 8 Anthony Quinton, "Character and Will in Modern Ethics," 1983 April 5, 1983

(2 audio cassettes)


Box 8 Denis Donoghue, "The Intelligentsia at the Current Time," 1983 November 3, 1983

(2 audio cassettes)


Box 8 Robert Darnton, "Rousseau and His Reader: A Problem in History," 1984 February7, 1984

(audio cassette)


Box 8 Ronald Dworkin, "How to Think About Human Rights," 1984 April 2, 1984

(2 audio cassettes)


Box 8 Stanley Hoffman, "Liberalism and International Affairs," 1984 November 8, 1984

(2 audio cassettes)


Box 8 John Bayley, "Character in Modern Criticism," 1985 February15, 1985

(2 audio cassettes)


Box 8 Robert Nozick, "The Emotion of Happiness," 1985 April 2, 1985

(2 audio cassettes)


Box 8 Diana Trilling, "Biography of a Marriage," 1985 November 7, 1985

(2 audio cassettes)


Box 8 J.G.A. Pockock, "The Post-Whig Interpretation of History," 1986 February2, 1986

(2 audio cassettes)


Box 8 Gregory Vlastos, "Socratic Irony," 1986 April 10, 1986

(audio cassette)


Box 8 Yosef H. Yerushalmi, "About Freud's Moses and Monotheism," 1986 November 24, 1986

(4 audio cassettes, 2 copies of Part I and Part II)


Box 8 Peter Brown, " The Philosopher and the Monk: Two Late Antique Opinions," 1987 February11, 1987

(2 audio cassettes)


Box 8 Pearl Bell, "From the Lighthouse: Women and Fiction Today," 1987 April 6, 1987

(2 audio cassettes)


Box 8 Carl Schorske, " Scholarly Ethos and Civic Culture: The Case of Basel," 1987 October 21, 1987

(2 audio cassettes)


Box 8 John Searle, "What's Wrong with the Philosophy of the Mind?," 1988 February8, 1988

(audio cassette)


Box 8 Edmund Wilson, "The Relation Between Biology and the Social Sciences," 1988 April 6, 1988

(2 audio cassettes)


Box 8 Arthur Danto, "Narratives of the End of Art," 1988 November 14, 1988

(audio cassette; Part I missing, only Part II exists)


Box 8 Jaroslav Pelikan, "Some Patterns in the Development of Christian Doctrine," 1989 February1, 1989

(2 audio cassettes)


Box 8 Denis Mack Smith, "The Relationship Between Traditional Nationalism and the Development of Fascism in Italy," 1989 April 4, 1989

(2 audio cassettes)


Box 8 Henry Rosovsky, "Education: Recent Discontents in Perspective," 1990 November 7, 1990

(6 audio cassettes. There are 3 copies of both parts of this recording)


Box 8 Bynum, Caroline, "'Am I My Body?' Medieval Theories of Bodily Resurrection and Some Modern Implications," 1991 February20, 1991

(4 audio cassettes; 2 copies of both parts of this recording)


Box 8 Tzvetan Todorov, "Facing Evil: Shoah and Primo Levi," 1991 April 8, 1991

(2 audio cassettes; two copies of same recording)


Box 8 Abba Eban, "The Peace Process in the Middle East," 1996 November 18, 1996

(6 audio cassettes; 3 copies of both parts of the recording)


Box 8 Stephen Holmes, "Can Weak-State Liberalism Survive?," 1997 February13, 1997

(3 audio cassettes; 3 copies of same recording)


Box 8 Michael Scammell, " Good News from Transylvania?: Prospects for Liberalism in Russia and Eastern Europe," 1997 April 17, 1997

(3 audio cassettes; 3 copies of same recording)


Box 8 Richard Taruskin, "Stravinsky and Us," 1997 November 11, 1997

(3 audio cassettes)


Box 8 Hans Belting, " The Memory of the Masterpiece: Reflections on Myth and Modern Art," 1998 April 1, 1998

(3 audio cassettes; one duplicate)


Box 8 Ian Buruma, "The Fatal Attraction of Victimhood," 1998 November 5, 1998

(3 audio cassettes; 3 copies of same recording)


Box 8 Quentin Skinner, "Ancient Laughter and Modern Philosophy," 1999 March25, 1999

(5 audio cassettes; duplicates)


Box 8 Brian Stock, Robert Dartan and Thomas Flanagan, "The Lionel Trilling Seminar" at Roone Arldege Auditorium, 2001 October 16, 2001

(VHS tape)