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Speaking personally : Bertrand Russell in conversation with John Chandos, 1961?

 Item — Box: 3 [F09.284.01.03]

Scope and Contents

Interview topics: Childhood and earliest memories -- Life begins at Cambridge -- Eccentrics and personages -- Mr. Gladstone as a public speaker -- Lytton Strachey and family -- Causes and effects of World War I -- Approach of the abyss -- Man's peril and neutrality -- Einstein's last act -- A meeting with Lenin -- Scandal in New York -- Christ versus Christianity -- Mortality and hypocrisy -- Lawrence, Shaw, Einstein, and Conrad -- Background to national greatness -- Original thinking and persecution -- USSR and USA - the conflict -- Education and tolerance -- Survival and unilateral disarmament -- Religion and fear.

Dates

  • 1961?

Creator

Language of Materials

From the Collection:

Collection predominantly in English, some recordings in Hebrew, some in Italian.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Extent

From the Collection: 3 Linear Feet

Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collections, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte Repository

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