Oral history interview with Diana Trilling, 1993

 

Name
Trilling, Diana (Interviewee)
Dorman, Joseph, 1958- (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Diana Trilling, 1993
Abstract
Columbia University 1920s, Marriage to Lionel Trilling 1929, early political involvement, Scottsboro Case; writing career, fiction critic The Nation, Partisan Review. Lionel Trilling, personality, politics, career of, view of Freud, Menorah Journal, self identity of, writings; New York intellectuals, definitions of, politics of, relations among, Marxism and, anticommunism of, treatment of women by, class backgrounds of; American Committee for Cultural Freedom, Chair, Executive Board, Columbia Crisis 1968, commentary on the New Left; neoconservatism
Collection Name
Arguing the World oral history collection
Subjects
New York (N.Y.) Intellectual life 20th century; Trilling, Diana
Format
oral histories; video recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1993
Note (Biographical)
Writer and critic
Note
Interviewed by Joseph Dorman on April 7, 1993
Note (Provenance)
Joseph Dorman, Gift 1998
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
15147086
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-hv76-an37
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.