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New School Development and Public Relations Office records ➔ Draft of Text Chronicling the Trajectory of the Dramatic Workshop

Textual Record

Related people/organizations

Mary Porter Beegle Urban (compiler)
New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997). Dramatic Workshop (subject)
Erwin Piscator (subject)


circa 1949

Work Type

manuscripts (document genre)


Typed draft of foreward to an unidentified publication, with numerous editorial markings in pencil. While the author's identity is unclear, the document was encountered in the files of Mary Urban, who served as Director of Public Relations for The New School during the 1940s. Concludes with an observation that World War Two veterans and democratic society will benefit from training in the dramatic arts.


box 1, folder 17



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