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Adam Michnik (honouree)
Stanislaw Barańczak (panelist)
Lawrence Weschler (moderator)
Jonathan F. Fanton (presenter)
Czeslaw Milosz (panelist)
Irena Grudzińska-Gross (panelist)
Rose Styron (panelist)
Jonathan Schell (panelist)
Helsinki Watch (Organization : U.S.) (sponsoring body)
University of California Press (sponsoring body)
PEN America (sponsoring body)
New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997) (sponsoring body)


October 9 1986


Symposium in honor of the publication of Adam Michnik's Letters from Prison and Other Essays held at The New School's Swayduck Auditorium. Introduced by New School president Jonathan Fanton and moderated by Lawrence Weschler. Kurt Vonnegut, who had been scheduled to appear, is not in attendance.
Adam Michnik addresses the audience by telephone from Poland.





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