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International Brecht Society records

 Collection 0086-LIT

The International Brecht Society was established in 1970 to encourage and promote the study and performance of the work of German dramatist Bertolt Brecht (1898-1956). The collection, donated by Brecht scholar Professor John Fuegi of the University of Maryland, includes correspondence, administrative files, manuscripts, and galley proofs and published copies of the Brecht Yearbook.


  • 1971-1985

Use and Access to Collection

This collection is open to the public and must be used in the Special Collections reading room. Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection.

This collection is unprocessed. This means that materials are in the same state we received them and have not been reviewed for content or condition. The collection may need to be screened prior to use. Please contact us before visiting the Special Collections reading room to view this collection.

Duplication and Copyright Information

Photocopies of original materials may be provided for a fee and at the discretion of the curator. Please see our Duplication of Materials policy for more information. Queries regarding publication rights and copyright status of materials within this collection should be directed to the appropriate curator.


4.75 Linear Feet

Guide to the International Brecht Society archives
Minimally Processed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Library Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives

University of Maryland Libraries
Hornbake Library
4130 Campus Drive
College Park Maryland 20742