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BRADBURY, M. MSS. III

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Box List

The following is a brief listing of the contents or subject of each folder, notebook, file box or accordion file as labeled. Years indicate folders of miscellaneous papers not labeled and may include correspondence. Some materials were formerly filed in hanging folders; loose items were removed to acid–free folders.

Box 1

  • Daily diaries
  • Diderot: To the Hermitage manuscript

Box 2

  • Diderot
  • Lectures 1 and 2
  • Roosevelt and Churchill (special relationship)
  • Millennium library

Box 3

  • Rates of Exchange
  • Book reviews (3 volumes)

Box 4

  • Book Reviews
  • 1994–1995 (2ff.)
  • 1996

Box 5

  • 1996
  • University reports of the Vice–Chancellor
  • Scrapbook–type papers (printed)
  • Misc. papers (4ff.)

Box 6

  • Misc. papers
  • Many notebooks
  • Diderot
  • Radio plays

Box 7

  • 1996
  • 1995 (2ff.)

Box 8

  • Diderot
  • Misc. papers
  • Killing Kindness
  • Talks, interviews, etc
  • Stormy Day with Choppy Waves
  • Fox on the Run (2ff.) or notebooks?
  • A Touch of Frost
  • Keep to the Car

Box 9

  • April Shroud
  • Touch of Frost
  • 1997 papers (9ff.)
  • 1996 papers (2ff.)

Box 10

  • 1993 letters

Box 11

  • Farley Dickinson
  • Hay–on–Wye Literary Festival
  • Neil Reeves material
  • Wheatlands Conference
  • American Literature courses
  • 1994–1995
  • 1998
  • Authors U.S.A.
  • Higher degree exam
  • unfinished novel

Box 12

  • Early Plays (2ff.)
  • 1999 papers (3ff.)
  • Rates of Exchange
  • History Man – proofs
  • 1999–2000

Box 13

  • 1999 Curtis Brown papers
  • 1999 (5ff.)
  • various articles by other authors
  • Gravy Train series II
  • Seven spiral notebooks
  • Bloodstain on the Bushes
  • idea for new book

Box 14

  • Furling the Flag – TV series
  • Flush – screenplay
  • University article with Bryan Wilson
  • Tamara
  • various literary articles

Box 15

  • Atlas of World Literature
  • Dangerous Pilgrimage 3 notebooks
  • Dr. Criminale 2 notebooks
  • Unsent Letters
  • TV and the Writer
  • 1998

Box 16

  • 1994–1995 letters 2 groups
  • "Answered Put in letter box"
  • 1996

Box 17

  • Recent press articles 2 notebooks
  • Introductions to books 2 notebooks
  • Brilliant creatures
  • Suitable Vengeance 2 notebooks

Box 18

  • Ph.D. American Expatriates in Europe and drafts
  • Literary periodicals
  • Spy Club

Box 19

  • Touch of Frost 2 notebooks
  • Vortex film screenplay
  • Flaxborough Mysteries
  • Dalziel and Pascoe "Waking the Dead" 2 notebooks
  • 1992 stuff (3ff.)
  • Arts Policy Committee, 80's and 90's
  • Misc. printed

Box 20

  • Misc. printed 70's–90's [arts?] (2ff.)
  • Room With a View Penguin edition page proofs
  • University stuff (3ff.)
  • Fulbright
  • Bring Me to the Banqueting House by Biderman
  • Maniacs

Box 21

  • Clippings
  • Research for New York Times
  • 1998 stuff
  • Five notebooks
  • Early humor for American magazines

Box 22

  • Tamara research
  • Touch of Frost 2 notebooks
  • Cold Comfort Farm – TV
  • Kavanagh, 1st and 4th drafts
  • Swan lectures, Italy/Greece
  • Challenge of Language in European Films
  • bios of various writers
  • Millennium library

Box 23

  • Printed articles about Bradbury

Box 24

  • Printed articles about Bradbury
  • Early critical articles 2 notebooks
  • Leaving the 50's

Box 25

  • Diderot at the Hermitage

Box 26

  • Two address books
  • History Man – TV version, variant texts, etc. 3 notebooks
  • Eleven notebooks

Box 27

  • 22 small spiral notebooks and pads
  • Notes for Dr. Criminale
  • 1950's personal university letters
  • Americanization in Europe
  • Furling the Flag––last draft and Ep. 1,2,3
  • In the Red 2nd draft

Box 28

  • Diderot at the Hermitage 4 notebooks

Box 29

  • Liar's Landscape various drafts
  • Short story ideas
  • Early humorous articles
  • Modern British novel

Box 30

  • In the Red
  • Pemberton Billing and the great Black book
  • Hong Kong file
  • Draft Hong Kong
  • New novel 1991
  • Three spiral notebooks (one marked "Scenes from Provincial Life")
  • Small spiral notebooks (21)

Box 31

  • Literary periodicals
  • Hermitage writings notes
  • 1995 stuff

Box 32

  • 1995 stuff
  • History of Literature and English
  • Humorous articles
  • Tamara 2 notebooks
  • IMAX dimensions and detections
  • Flush 2 notebooks
  • In the Red

Box 33

  • Dr. Criminale
  • Modern British novel
  • Scenes from Provincial Life
  • The Gravy Train
  • Inside Trading
  • Misc. writings (3ff.)

Box 34

  • Modern British Fiction 2 notebooks
  • Rates of Exchange, 1st draft
  • Modern American Fiction

Box 35

  • Calendar diaries 1993, 1994, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999
  • Calendar/address book
  • Publication records 2 ledgers
  • Nine date books
  • American Literary Expatriates in Europe
  • 7 small notebooks
  • 2 misc. folders
  • To the Hermitage

Box 36

  • Literary periodicals
  • To the Hermitage
  • Teaching notes (2ff.)
  • Spiral notebooks (10)

Box 37

  • Angus Wilson
  • Old letters from various years
  • 1993–1995*
  • 1993–1997*
  • 1995–1996*
  • 1998–1999*
  • Wharfside – TV series
  • Porterhouse Black
  • Rates of Exchange – film version
  • The Wench is Dead 2 notebooks
  • Letters of appointment
  • *"important writers"

Box 38

  • A Mixture of Frailties
  • Kavanagh
  • Tamara, 2nd draft
  • Spy Club: The Amorous Ambassador
  • Dalziel and Pascoe
  • A Touch of Frost
  • Hard Frost

Box 39

  • Recent press articles 2 notebooks
  • Articles and lectures/Modern fiction
  • Articles and books

Box 40

  • Dr. Criminale, copy 2
  • Kavanagh
  • In the Red, new version
  • 1995

Box 41

  • metal box of file cards
  • Academic diaries (9)
  • Ideas book
  • "Scribbling diaries" 1968, 1969
  • Ph.D. American Literary Expatriates in Europe
  • Dr. Criminale draft

Box 42

  • Very Special Relationship (9ff.)
  • Porterhouse Blue
  • Summer term, 1969
  • Autumn term, 1968
  • Spring term, 1970
  • Summer term, 1970
  • Autumn term, 1969
  • Spring/Summer, 1968
  • Autumn term, 1967
  • Summer, 1967
  • Misc. university papers
  • Post in English lit., 1973
  • Post in American lit., 1971
  • References

Box 43

  • 2000
  • Post in American lit., 1973
  • References

Box 44

  • 2000
  • Flush
  • A Suitable Vengeance
  • Porterhouse Blue

Box 45

  • The Gravy Train, 1st series
  • East/West Center
  • Misc. university (3ff.)
  • Misc. clippings
  • Letters, 1970, 1980, 1990, 1991
  • 1998

Box 46

  • Printed and clippings (3ff.)
  • Four notebooks
  • 23 university catalogs
  • Three small notebooks

Box 47

  • Important clippings on philosophy
  • Notions for books
  • The Development of English Literature
  • Rates of Exchange
  • Dalziel and Pascoe
  • The liberal imagination and the Post–war American novel
  • The Posthumous reputation of Catherine the Great
  • Crime and Spy fiction
  • Seymour Betsky – Utrecht Institute
  • Material on TV/Drama/Policy/ER
  • British Association for American Studies: Correspondence
  • Travel – useful
  • Clippings on American expatriates
  • Comparative literature conference UEA, Dec. 1975
  • Clippings
  • UNESCO consultation, Feb. 72
  • Lecture/lunchtime Place of novel in modern world
  • Eastern Arts Association
  • Clippings on Spies and Codes
  • US/UK Educational Association
  • Talks on writings for TV/ER/Writing crime
  • BAAS annual conference, UEA, 1970
  • various items/modernism
  • Miscellaneous conferences

Box 48

  • Millennium library correspondence
  • Everyman's Library – millennium scheme
  • Best of British Authors and publicity
  • Young British writers
  • Interviews with Bradbury (3ff.)
  • UEA writers
  • Contemporary writers
  • Andrew Motion
  • Articles and reviews for New York Times
  • New language of morals/nymphet
  • Book reviews for American magazines
  • Penguin books mss. reissues
  • Book review/UK
  • Recent conferences
  • Old articles/Lit. drafting
  • Updike
  • Advisor/Waterstone & Co. Guide to Books
  • Salzberg seminar
  • Clippings on Contemporary writers/American
  • Book reviews
  • Fiction in the '70s
  • Seminar in Atlantic studies
  • Debates/lectures/conference speeches

Box 49

  • International festival of authors at Harborfront, Oct. 1985
  • Scholars–in–residence, June 1987
  • USIS conference at UEA, Jan. 1968
  • Opportunities
  • Tromsø chair
  • Penguin history of English Literature
  • History Man – correspondence about publicity
  • Early editing folio/Penny Poems
  • Later 20th Century novel
  • New writing (2)––Edtd. For Minerva & the British Council
  • Proposals for new books
  • Catalogues/programmes/exhibitions
  • Visit to Zurich
  • Articles on Bradbury
  • Discussions of own work
  • Correspondence
  • Arrow, etc./live matters
  • Interview with Bradbury
  • UEA/Wurzburg/Paris link
  • Book Trust
  • [Christmas cards, printed and other stuff 1996–1997]
  • Judge/ Ian St. James awards, 1992
  • Fifties novel

Box 50

  • The Glass Tower, novel
  • Writer and critic, article and lecture
  • Some early writing
  • Nymphet
  • Short story: A Game of Miniature Golf
  • P.E.N.
  • B.A.A.S.
  • Stories – Convergence
  • Visit to East–West Center Honolulu, Summer 1975
  • SDP Arts Policy Committee
  • Porterhouse Black – possible stage play
  • Notes for New Fiction
  • Mike Shaw/Live Matters
  • Contemporary Playwrights – Arthur Miller clippings
  • Letters re: CBE
  • EAAS conferences
  • copies of poems

Box 51

  • Development of English literature, UEA
  • Wharfside/new TV project/John Thaw
  • Practical criticism: master sheets
  • Stephen Crane DNB
  • Chateaubriand, new novel
  • various articles on Postwar English novel
  • Journalism/Daily Mail
  • Weekly Standard – USA
  • Diderot/Chateaubriand lecture BAAS
  • TV projects recent
  • Essential library – Mail on Sunday
  • Hong Kong novel
  • National Central Library
  • Arrow/Arona advising
  • Special Relationship scripting
  • Prelim. lecture: Literature and society
  • Teaching/extra–mural – Nottingham & Hull Universities
  • Modern tragedy – course
  • Contemporary cultural studies seminars (Birmingham)
  • Literature & Sociology: useful articles
  • Research seminar, UEA
  • Twenties course/UEA
  • Daily Mail – journalism
  • Courses on literary criticism/Nottingham & Birmingham

Box 52

  • BAAS publications – sub–committee
  • Millennium project – Interactive design: Modernism and the Great War
  • BAAS annual conferences: Hull 1974/Glasgow 1975
  • Millennium project – ...:The global war
  • Reports for publishers and magazines
  • Press cuttings
  • Editorial boards – various
  • Stockholm Conference papers
  • Interviews with Bradbury
  • Lecture/European backgrounds of Modern American Literature
  • Various teaching arrangements – Birmingham
  • Course on Literature & Sociology, UEA
  • Literature and Sociology reader

Box 53

  • Millennium library project, 1997–1999
  • Pudiger Ahrens, Festschrift conference, Wurzburg, 1998
  • British Council, 1985–1988
  • British Council tours, 1999 visit to Slovenia
  • Visit to Spain – Spring 1975
  • Atlas of Literature – Mapping
  • Atlas of Literature – Contributions, letters, etc.
  • Stepping Westward – page proofs
  • Stepping Westward – Bet's abridged version for BBDC radio "Story Time", read by Robert Powell

Box 54

  • A Touch of Frost – Unknown soldiers
  • A Touch of Frost – Deep Waters
  • American Lit – The American Risorgimento, etc.
  • American naturalism – Draft material for sphere articles & 1985 revision
  • Stratford–Upon–Avon series – Contemporary American Novel
  • Columbia History of American Literature – essay on novel, 1945–1960
  • Misc. (2ff.)
  • Articles/lectures 90's
  • Lectures/printed 90's
  • Printed/Festival brochures & programs
  • Arts Council – Writer's Fellowships conference 1983
  • Film – press kits, synopsis – various broadcasting related brochures

Box 55

  • Article on Peter Aleshkovsky
  • Pilots workshop – Oct. 98 & misc printed
  • British Council trous: Slovenia, 1999; Wurzburg, 1998; Wilberburg, 1988; Berlin, 1986; Spain, 1975
  • MA in creative writing – 1988, 1989
  • MA in creative writing – 1986, 1987

Box 56

  • Touch of Frost/ Keys to the Car, TV
  • Touch of Frost, shooting script, House Calls, TV
  • Dalziel & Pascoe/An Autumn Shroud, script/shooting, etc.) TV

Box 57

  • Atlas of Literature (notebook)
  • The Modern African Novel (dup.) orig. text
  • TV proposal projects various years
  • Norwich/Norfolk material
  • Assorted letters – 2000–2001, plus occasional letters from later dates

Box 58

  • The Modern British Novel
  • Dangerous Pilgrimages – key material
  • Contemporary American Fiction – notes, articles, etc.

Box 59

  • Dangerous Pilgrimages – Research & drafts, Chateaubriand to James
  • The Modern American Novel – photocopy
  • The Glittering Prizes – script
  • Porterhouse Blue – script
  • Dangerous Pilgrimages – book draft
  • Dangerous Pilgrimages – key drafts of materials
  • Complex Fates – BAAS pamphlet?
  • Project for book – The Outland Dart;
  • Radio Broadland (3ff.)
  • The Practice of Reading: Interpreting the Novel (2ff.)

Box 60

  • In the Red – 3 episodes BBC–II TV
  • In the Red – BBC–TV
  • Furling the Flag – submitted version

Box 61

  • Creative writing book – notes
  • Standing in the Henry – TV play, drafts and script
  • Imaginary friends (3 pts.) adapted for Thames TV, shooting script
  • Dangerous Pilgrimages – drafts of early versions

Box 62

  • Articles and reviews by MB
  • Scenes from Provincial Life, Ep. 1, 2, 4, 6
  • The Green Man – Draft scripts & final scripts

Box 63

  • Dangerous Pilgrimages – various plans for earlier book; UEA courses
  • Evelyn Waugh book – early version/possible new version?
  • [misc. writings] (2ff.)

Box 64

  • Possible book on creative writing
  • Gravy Train series – Series 1 & 2
  • Grantchester Grind by Tom Sharpe (sequel to Porterhouse Blue (2ff.)

Box 65

  • Class works – proofs & planning
  • Early writing – notes, scraps, old letters
  • History of American Literature – proof

Box 66

  • Saul Bellow – research material on book, etc.
  • Atlas of Literature – design & material
  • Introduction to books – Everyman, etc.
  • Great Writers – Proust, Joseph Conrad

Box 67

  • Hong Kong material – research for Furling the Flag
  • The Knights of the Spiral Stairs by Gudmundsson (photocopy)
  • Helen Maynard thesis on Iris Murdoch
  • Barrow, Andrew. International Gossip (proof)
  • Crace, Jim. Arcadia (3ff.)
  • Cuts, A Short Novel by MB (3ff.)
  • Unsent letters by MB
  • Hill, Reginald. Arms and the Women: An Eliad (2ff.)

Box 68

  • Stories & articles for Nottingham newspapers (clippings)
  • Grass. My Century
  • Okri, Ben. Songs of Enchantment
  • The journals of John Cheever (3ff.)
  • Doctorow, E.L. World's Fair (3ff.)
  • Patterson – radio comedy series with Chris Bigsby – scripts

Box 69

  • The Wheel Turns – script no. 5 for the Rothschilds (Harlech TV, 13 pt. series)
  • Patterson – comedy radio series in 8 episodes for Radio 3
  • Tender is the Night scripts, BBC–TV

Box 70

  • UEA – creative writing – stories etc. for BA undergrad course
  • UEA – MA in creative writing – stories 1990/1991
  • Rates of Exchange – Why Come to Slaka? etc – background material – Eastern Europe in the Cold War

Box 71

  • Dalziel and Pascoe – Ruling Passion, shooting scripts, etc.
  • Dalziel and Pascoe – Foreign bodies – Waking the Dead
  • Postwar American Fiction – various lectures and talks

Box 72

  • Youth at the Helm – Insider Trading play for playhouse
  • Dangerous Pilgrimages – drafts for book
  • Imaginary Friends by Allison Lurie – adapted for Thames TV
  • UEA creative writing undergrad course

Box 73

  • Rates of Exchange – variant text
  • Rates of Exchange – photocopies of final mss. for editing
  • Elizabeth Bradbury – No Name – novel by Wilkie Collins dramatized for BBC radio (Birmingham)

Box 74

  • Foreign conferences, 1985 thru 1992
  • Millennium library – CD Rom – Anglia–Everyman
  • Doctor Criminale – drafts of novels
  • Drabble, Margaret. Angus Wilson – proof

Box 75

  • Papers by other writers – sent to MSB
  • Stallybrass/Fontaine Dictionary of Modern Thought
  • Dent Encyclopedia
  • Cultural Studies series
  • Fontana/Literature of Sociology series
  • Photocopies of articles by self: Age of Parody, Putting in the Person, etc.
  • Entries for Who's Who/Author's directories
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Recent CV
  • Misc.
  • F/Encyclopedia entries (2ff.)
  • Vinson – Green files/St. James Press
  • Thomas & Hudson Encyclopedia (2ff.)
  • Dictionary of Criticism
  • Faqir, Fadia. The Yarn–Spinner
  • Misc. writings
  • untitled work – spiral bound

Box 76

  • British Council lectures tours – 60s–90s (3 packages)
  • British Council – mostly printed
  • The Mobil Story Prize – judging, Auckland, NZ

Box 77

  • Cold Comfort Farm – BBC–TV, Jan. 1995
  • The Gravy Train Goes East – Channel 4 TV – scripts & rewrites
  • The Modern American Novel (5ff.)

Box 78

  • Stepping Westward – radio version (2 boxes)
  • Misc. papers
  • E.M. Forster – proofs
  • Doctor Criminale – corrected proofs
  • Rates of Exchange – uncorrected proofs
  • Coe, Jonathan. What a Carve Up! (3ff.)

Box 79

  • Unknown material – possible mss.
  • UEA material
  • various conference/seminar material
  • David Lodge – clippings, program, photograph
  • David Lodge letters
  • David Lodge. Paradise News (2ff.)
  • Gravy Train – clippings; misc.; draft script of Episode 2?, revision drafts, Apr. 1989 (4 folders)
  • EC [European Community] cuttings
  • In the Red – radio scripts

Box 80

  • The Contemporary English Novel – various lectures & articles
  • Literature and Sociology – drafting for unfinished book with Bryan Wilson, research notes
  • Press articles – clippings (2ff.)

Box 81

  • Postmodernism – articles, notes, conferences, offprints, etc.
  • Gravy Train Goes East – drafts of scripts
  • Recent press articles – clippings 7 magazines (3ff.)

Box 82

  • Dalziel and Pascoe, A Killing Kindness – shooting scripts (TV)
  • Dalziel and Pascoe – Plater scripts – Clubbable Woman (TV)
  • Blott on the Landscape – first hand scripts
  • Press articles – clippings

Box 83

  • Dalziel and Pascoe/Series V/ Scripts of Sweet Lazarus (Ep.1)/ Cunning Old Fox
  • The Enigma, play for BBC TV from story by John Fowles
  • Hong Kong material for script

Box 84

  • Dangerous Pilgrimages – notes & research material
  • Class work – Anthology of UEA stories for Hodder, 1995
  • TV Play "Love on a Gunboat" scripts, reviews, etc.

Box 85

  • Atlas of Literature – Mapping
  • Dangerous Pilgrimages – page proofs from Secker
  • Pemberton Billing and the Little Black Book
  • Dimension Detective – IMAX screenplay
  • After the Show – rehearsal script – ABC–TV 1959 (2ff.)

Box 86

  • Furling the Flag – scripts
  • In the Red – 3 episodes scripts – BBC–TV
  • Tamara – research material for TV script

Box 87

  • Literature and Sociology – key off prints
  • Dalziel and Pascoe – publicity files
  • Gravy Train – Series 1 and 2

Box 88

  • British Association for American Studies – correspondence
  • Private Press items "Important"
  • Correspondence – 1978, 1990s–2000
  • British Council Literature Advisory Committee – Memorandum (mostly) (2ff.)
  • Christmas cards, 1999
  • Josipovici, Gabriel. The Air We Breathe
  • Barthelme, Donald. Forty Stories
  • Benedictus, David. Floating Down to Camelot
  • Touch of Frost – 3rd draft 7 Script amendments
  • Touch of Frost/Keys to the Car – TV
  • various scripts by others (4ff.)

Box 89

  • Postmodernism – essays, conference papers, etc.
  • TV screenplays

Box 90

  • Scripts of TV plays written with Chris Bigsby – The After Dinner Game, Stones
  • MB & Chris Bigsby – Stones – TV play for BBC
  • MB & Elizabeth B – draft scripts – William Cooper: Scenes from Provincial Life and Scenes from Married Life, David Storey (?) This Sporting Life – radio

Box 91

  • Morse – The Wench is Dead – TV
  • Rates of Exchange – Film version by James Cellan Jones
  • Spy Club – Muscovy Films – TV

Box 92

  • Blott on the Landscape – drafting filming, publicity – TV
  • Pemberton Billing and the Black Box – material, TV
  • Angus Wilson book material?, etc.
  • Modernism and late Victorianism – notes/drafts/clippings

Box 93

  • Useful articles: many topics including new novel, post modernism, etc.
  • Modern British Novel, 2000–2001 (2 boxes)

Box 94

  • New Writing – writings & correspondence (3ff.)
  • The Eighties: Heroes & Villains – interviews/articles about
  • Eighties Programme
  • Motion, Andrew. Philip Larkin
  • Contemporary Writer's – correspondence, etc.
  • The Penguin History of Literature
  • Barker, Raffaella. Come and Tell Me Some Lies
  • Simons, Kosti. slow Sam and Downright Harry
  • Spurling, John. Graham Greene
  • Ziegler, Heide. John Barth
  • Misc. papers
  • Millennium library – Disc 1
  • Multimedia – Disc 2, Cold War, etc.
  • Millennium library – Disc 2

Box 95

  • The Modern World/Ten Great Writers
  • What is a novel – work on proposed revision, John Fletcher – not completed

Box 96

  • American Lit. expatriates – research/BBC3rd Programme material, etc.
  • Touch of Frost – The appendix Man – shooting scripts, TV
  • Gravy Train 2, key MSB version
  • Atlas of Literature – spreads

Box 97

  • Furling the Flag – script version
  • Rates of Exchange – script BBC version
  • Articles by MSB – magazines

Box 98

  • Teaching notes – Chaucer to C18th
  • Teaching notes – Romantics to C20th

Box 99

  • Doctor Criminale – TV versions
  • American novel in the 1920s
  • Ezra Pound – Imagism
  • Bibliographies, etc. on Postmodernism for teaching
  • Bibliographies, etc on Postmodernism and creative writing
  • The Denuded Place: The First World War and fiction
  • Swizzlewick in Progress
  • See a friend This Weekend
  • A Very Hospitable Person – TV play (2ff.)
  • EC Commission scandal – clippings
  • Film info sheets
  • Angus Wilson book
  • The Prostitute's Padre – Playhouse play
  • Pig and Pepper
  • Revision for BAAS pamphlet
  • The Outland Dart: American Writer's & European Modernism (2ff.)
  • Misc.

Box 100

  • Early radio and TV writing
  • Anything More Would Be Greedy, orig. series for Anglia TV, revised scripts, Ep. 1–6
  • Blott on the Landscape, BBC TV, shooting script

Box 101

  • The Gravy Train, Series 2, The Economic Market (TV)
  • Introductions to books
  • Radio & TV plays, early, Girl from Hillsley (radio), A Very Hospitable Person (radio), See a Friend This Weekend (radio & TV)
  • Creative writing MA stories – 1978–1981, 1983 ...;

Box 102

  • Gravy Train Goes East – scripts
  • Roosevelt & Churchill – special relationship – TV
  • Creative writing MA stories, 1983/1984

Box 103

  • Porterhouse Black – possible TV project
  • Flush – screenplay
  • Doctor Criminale – versions of TV script

Box 104

  • Various pages of notes – unsorted
  • Scenes from Provincial Life – stage version
  • Writing for TV – lectures, etc.

Box 105

  • Scenes from Provincial Life – TV scripts
  • In the Red – 3 x 50 min. episodes from BBC
  • Early articles by MB – clippings, magazines (2ff.)

Box 106

  • Rao, Ranga. Land of Regrets: Contemplative Comedy, Narayan's Gunas Comedy
  • Stevens, Elisabeth. Ride a Bright and Shining Pony
  • Oakley, Ann. Overheads
  • various odd pieces
  • MacBeth, George. The Long Darkness
  • Hyman, Saul. Jacaranda Blues
  • Levine, Paul. E.L. Doctorow (earlier version)
  • Contemporary Writers series (3ff.)
  • John Fletcher: Robbe–Guillet
  • Methuen series text, Ronald Meyman, Gunther Grass
  • Methuen series, Joanne V. Creighton, Margaret Drabble
  • Prager, Emily. A Visit from the Footbinder

Box 107

  • Doughty, Louise. Crazy Paving
  • Contemporary Writers, by MB and Chris Bigsby. Uncorrected proofs (10 vols.)
  • Correspondence, 1970s–1990s (4ff.)
  • Golding, William. The Paper Men
  • Dunn, Suzanne. Darker Days than Usual
  • Ford, Richard. The Sportswriter
  • Federman, Raymond. The Twofold Vibration

Box 108

  • Clayton, John J. Bodies of the Rich
  • Knowlton, James and Jerome Klinkowitz. Peter Handke
  • Burgess, Anthony. Enderby's Dark Lady or No End to Enderby (3ff.)
  • Misc. papers and letters
  • Dangerous Pilgrimages/3. American writers and Europe
  • Dangerous Pilgrimages/2: European 19th writers and American
  • Complex Fates: The Expatriate tradition in American literature, 2nd copy
  • Expatriates in London 1900+
  • Expatriates/London 1860–1900
  • Pound/Imagism/etc. Expatriates
  • Dangerous Pilgrimages: Henry James & Europe
  • James/Wharton
  • Mark Twain
  • Misc. (2ff.)
  • Malcolm's teaching – at conferences UEA America, Europe etc. – time Yale, Harvard, Yaddo (3ff.)
  • Russian seminar/Cambridge

Box 109

  • The Appeal of Comsmopolitanism: Longfellow and American Artists after 1815
  • Hawthorne/Brook
  • Hawthorn essay: A Rogue Among Detectives
  • Hawthorne. prelim lecture/Boris Ford book
  • Evelyn Waugh and Hollywood
  • Clippings (2ff.)
  • Great Writers: Eliot
  • Great Writers: Pirandello
  • Great Writers: Franz Kafka
  • Recent scripts for BBC radio
  • Furling the Flag (TV)
  • Cold Comfort Farm (TV)
  • In the Red (TV)
  • IMAX: Dimension Detectives
  • Kavanagh, QC
  • Dalziel and Pascoe: Ruling Passion and Killing Kindness (TV)
  • Dalziel and Pascoe (TV)
  • Touch of Frost 2 (TV)
  • Miscellaneous papers

Box 110

  • Raphael, Frederic. The Glittering Prizes. Plater, Alan. The Land of Green Ginger. scripts
  • Costa, Astrid Masetti Lobo. The Reflected Vision: A Study of the Role of Painting in the Development of Plot in Iris Murdoch's Novels (thesis) Nov. 1978
  • Lobo, Suely Maria de Paula e Silva. Places of the Mind: a study of Place Imagery in Muriel Spark's Novels (thesis). Aug. 1980
  • Corker, D.T. Summary
  • Rates of Exchange. Film version (2ff.)
  • Rates of Exchange. TV version (3ff.)
  • UEA courses
  • Martin, Richard. Ideal and reality in the writings of E.M. Forster. MA thesis
  • Misc. writings (2ff.)
  • Heroes and Villains, BBC–2 TV program ...
  • Kaleidoscope, etc. [correspondence]
  • Critic's Forum
  • The Powers of Time, radio talk
  • Kingsley Amis, Take a Girl Like You
  • various broadcasts
  • TV ideas: The student, Delivery Date
  • TV idea: A goodbye for Evadne Winterbottom
  • Milkey report
  • Melville and Hawthorne

Box 111

  • Chapter Nine [and] Chapter Eleven/Pilgrimage
  • Possibilities – proof (3ff.)
  • Sharpe, Tom. The Midden – typescript (2ff.)
  • Miscellaneous writings by others (2ff.)
  • ____, Richard. X–20 – typescript
  • Neuhaus, Denise. The Christening – proofs (2ff.)
  • Ramsay, Gordon P. [various writings]
  • Rose, Margaret. Parody: ancient, modern and post–modern –proofs
  • Graham, Kenneth. Hokusai's Wave – typescript
  • Lasko, Peter. The Professor is missing – typescript
  • various writers. book of short stories

Box 112

  • Clouston, J. Storer. His First Offence – photocopy
  • Travel – Danube cruise, 1994
  • Harper, Graeme. Moon Dance – typescript copy (2ff.)
  • Miscellaneous writings by MSB and others (2ff.)
  • UEA/Centres/New Appeal
  • Arthur Miller Centre – UEA
  • Centre for Creative and Performing Arts
  • Booker seminar, UEA
  • UEA publicity
  • Course – Disintegration of Victorian Synthesis
  • Lectures/ New OED, FCO/Britain in the World
  • Lecture and article – Age of Parody
  • Lecture – How literary is literary criticism
  • Lecture – Writing American literary history
  • Creative writing book – ... materials
  • Creative writing students – recent
  • Pretext/UEA Centre
  • Creative writing/info/courses, etc.

Box 113

  • Article on literary criticism
  • Literary criticism – Leicester – work with P.A.W. Collins, etc.
  • UEA creative writing
  • Introduction American studies (lecture notes)
  • History as fiction, fiction as history/ lecture notes, article ...
  • MA creative writers – past years
  • Early writings from creative writing course
  • Info. about MA in creative writing
  • UEA creative writers
  • Creative writing/organizational
  • See a Friend – materials
  • Scenes from Provincial Life (2ff.)
  • Note: This idea led to The History Man and also The After Dinner Game
  • Unsorted manuscript pages
  • Early articles, etc.
  • The American city in literature (Summer 1976)
  • Lecture: London as culture capital (joint course, etc.)
  • City and country in literature
  • Modernism: London essay
  • Notes for culture capitals – London, Greenwich Village

Box 114

  • Matters to deal with in University
  • Modernism and the Culture Capitals
  • Golding, William
  • Assorted papers/pamphlets, ...
  • Mss.–TV materials
  • History Man – radio treatment
  • Mss. proofs
  • Introductions, etc.
  • Lectures, etc.
  • Rates of Exchange (2ff.)
  • See a Friend
  • Love on a Gunboat – printed
  • unidentified writing
  • Ian McEwan/Kazuo Ishiguro
  • Rushdie, Salman
  • Magic realism
  • Lessing, Doris
  • Fowles, John
  • Wilson, Angus (2ff.)
  • Roy Hudd Show, Yorkshire TV
  • The Forced Marriage
  • Patterson (2ff.)
  • Bowler, Tom
  • Misc.

Box 115

  • Dangerous Pilgrimages: Wilde, Crane, Aesthetes
  • Expatriates
  • Chapter Eight/Pilgrimages. Hemingway, Paris in the 20s
  • Chapter Seven/Pilgrimages. Stein, etc.
  • Larkin, Philip
  • Murdoch, Iris (2ff.)
  • Amis, Kingsley, John Wain (2ff.)
  • Sixties – important reviews
  • British fiction in the Sixties
  • Scenes from Provincial Life, working material (TV)
  • Rates of Exchange. TV version/correspondence
  • Expatriates book. Draft text, USA
  • British Council seminar brochures
  • Christmas cards, 1997 and 1998 (2ff.)
  • Contemporary writers – uncorrected proofs (2ff.)
  • Reprints (3ff.)

Box 116

  • Lurie, Alison. The War Between the Tates – proofs
  • The British Council. Correspondence, etc. (3ff.)
  • UEA – BA and MA examinations (3ff.)
  • The Novel Today – reviews & permissions
  • Possibilities – drafting of the text
  • The Green Man – revised scripts (2ff.)
  • Doctor Criminale – correspondence
  • VC's reports on MSB
  • Job applications
  • Applications for posts
  • Bellagio visit. June 1987, details
  • Major lecture engagements
  • Literary prizes: Angel and others
  • Modern American Novel. Proofs

Box 117

  • Longman Series (active)
  • A History of American Literature
  • No, Not Bloomsbury (Deutsch essays)
  • Collected essays (for Tom)
  • Mailer, Norman
  • Pynchon, Thomas
  • Singer/Malamud/Henry Roth
  • Salinger
  • Unsent Letters. Text and background (3ff.)
  • Modern American Novel – revisions
  • All Dressed Up and Nowhere to Go
  • Arnold booklet: The Novel
  • Modern American Novel – revision
  • Introduction to American studies (general)
  • Formal speeches/ UEA, etc.
  • Speeches for dinners, etc.
  • Indiana University Wells Professor, 1997 (2ff.)

Box 118

  • Introductions to: EPIW/Stepping Westwards/ The After Dinner Game
  • Stepping Westwards – reviews
  • Eating People is Wrong – reviews
  • Travel – American trips
  • UEA honorary degrees (orator)
  • Curtis Brown
  • Atlas of Literature – writers or places
  • Atlas of Literature – good material
  • Introductions to books
  • MBN/Beckett, Nouveau Roman
  • Booker Prize
  • British Novel in the 50s
  • Fiction of the 80s and 90s
  • Book introductions – recent/drafts

Box 119

  • William Cooper article – 'Novel' symposium
  • Everyman's Library – introductions
  • Everyman introductions (paperbacks)
  • Dalziel & Pascoe – Fox on the Run
  • Dalziel & Pascoe – new script
  • Drama House/Suspicion
  • Literary letters book (Unsent Letters)
  • Literary letters – pieces used (2ff.)
  • History of American Literature – Chapter four
  • Flaxborough chronicles
  • The Good Book Guide
  • Encyclopedias/editorial advising
  • Excelsior Group Productions Ltd. – Tono–Bungay
  • Swan Hellenic cruise – lectures/Italy, etc. (2ff.)
  • The Gravy Train – notes for a novel version
  • American masters
  • A Suitable Vengeance – BBC TV
  • Modern British Novel – Joyce
  • Bloomsbury – clippings
  • Symbolism/aestheticism/decadence
  • Early 20th Centry Poetry
  • To the Hermitage – research/background, etc.
  • Diderot at the Hermitage
  • Macmillan/new publication
  • Curriculum vitae – 1998
  • Swan Hellenic (4ff.)

Box 120

  • Publications, etc.
  • TV projects/new proposals
  • The Modern British Novel – revision
  • Material for MB's readings
  • Macmillan reissues – other titles
  • Book proposals/ Penguin, etc.
  • Hermitage – publication
  • Modern British Novel – Henry James, Joseph Conrad
  • Modern British Novel – Lawrence, Bennett, Wells, etc.
  • Theory of Fiction (2) character, etc.
  • Modernisms/Postmodernisms – Hassan, etc.
  • BBC radio series – The Radical Years (Michael Mason)
  • Modernism – some essays and reviews by MSB and reviews by others
  • Modernism – bibliographies
  • Modernity and modernism – course
  • The Booker of Bookers, 1993
  • Booker Prize, 1981, 1983 – MSB chairman (2ff.)
  • Booker (recent)
  • Booker – management committee
  • The Modern World – LWT/Channel 4
  • Expatriates: Colonial Lit. Culture/Chap & notes
  • Expatriates book – various notes for introduction
  • Observer article – filming Fitzgerald
  • Background for articles – TV, Culture, etc.
  • Clippings/(state of) Contemporary novel
  • Clippings – BBC TV
  • New Yorker article
  • Broadsheets/arts

Box 121

  • Articles on Europe and the EC – New York Times/ Britain, etc.
  • Reference guide to short fiction
  • Modernism and the magazines
  • Washington Irving – sketch book for Everyman Books
  • Travel articles – Sunday Times, etc.
  • Clippings – humour sitcom
  • Obits and profiles
  • Clippings on literary prizes
  • Clippings on Contemporary culture/Booker/libraries, etc.
  • Clippings on universities, education (2ff.)
  • Clippings on TECS and crime
  • UEA/Unversity of Birmingham examinations
  • David Lodge
  • Greedy/Anglia
  • Gravy Train/EEC recent issues (clippings)
  • A Mixture of Frailties (film)
  • Tamara (TV)
  • Inspector Morse
  • A Touch of Frost 4/Keys to the car
  • A Touch of Frost/Appendix Man
  • Imaginary Friends
  • Porterhouse Blue – TV version

Box 122

  • Blott on the Landscape – TV version
  • Philosopher Traitor (Paul de Man)
  • The Vortex – Stagescreen Productions
  • Flush – correspondence, etc./faxes
  • Flush – film
  • Regionalism – Michael Weigall Productions
  • Regionality – BBC radio program/Opinion
  • Picture Partnership Productions
  • Dangerous Pilgrimages – drafting of book
  • Lectures – apple and worm, etc.
  • American literature and the coming of World War 2 (Berlin)
  • Saul Bellow – articles for book
  • Saul Bellow's intellectual heroes and other pieces
  • Visit to China, 1980
  • China/notes for lectures, etc.
  • Various newspaper articles – 1980s
  • Book reviews – Vogue
  • Early humour for Punch
  • Book reviews for Guardian/1960s on
  • UEA/Centres promotion
  • Writer's view of fiction
  • Inspeak (Pavilion) – Tatler version & ideas
  • Inspeak – new ideas

Box 123

  • The university novel – articles & lectures
  • The English novel and its social context (Zurich)
  • Modern British novel – 1876–1900
  • British novel in the 1930s – 1945 (2ff.)
  • Evelyn Waugh
  • Ford Maddox Ford lecture (Bologna) and article (Faber) and Ian Fletcher article
  • Joyce and Forster – Norwich tapes, etc.
  • Turn of the Novel – lecture
  • The Introverted Novel
  • Graham Greene
  • Malcolm Lowry (2ff.)
  • Virginia Woolf (2ff.)
  • History Man – American and foreign reviews
  • History Man – reviews/articles about

Box 124

  • Rates of Exchange – British reviews (2ff.)
  • Rates of Exchange – Australian, American and other foreign reviews (3ff.)
  • Pudd'nhead Wilson & Train art. (C.Q.) (2ff.)
  • New writing 1 and 2/ British Council
  • New writing anthology/ British Council
  • Revue stuff for Geoffrey Perkins
  • Revue – current
  • Secker & Curtis Brown – correspondence over novel and stories
  • The Telling Life – literary biography lecture
  • Lectures: Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?/Modern American poetry experiment
  • Lectures/Booker Prize – British writing in the 80s
  • Lectures/modernism – post–modernism/others on postmodernism
  • Lectures/British and American 1920s
  • Great writers – Virginia Woolf
  • The English novel in the 1920s
  • American drama
  • Early 20th Century American poetry
  • American 19th century poetry
  • Contemporary American poetry
  • American novel, 1930 – Miller, West, etc.
  • The American novel in the 1930s, Opus book

Box 125

  • Modern British Novel – Penguin revision
  • Saul Bellow – articles on
  • Material on literary profession
  • King's Lynn Festival material
  • The Avant Garde and American Modernism/Venice (3ff.)
  • Post–modernism studies on books, etc. (2ff.)
  • Penguin book of modern short stories – reviews
  • Slaka book – reviews, etc.
  • The Modern World – reviews, etc.
  • Mensonge – reviews, etc.
  • Longman introduction to American studies (Brabury & Temperley), revised version, 1997
  • Present laughter – comic anthology
  • Penguin book of short stories (3ff.)
  • Atlas of literature – planning
  • Dangerous Pilgrimages – American reviews
  • Dangerous Pilgrimages – reviews, etc.
  • Class work – UEA story anthology
  • The Modern British Novel – reviews, etc.
  • Millennium library – plans of seminar
  • Atlas of Literature – drafts of text, renaissance, etc.
  • Atlas of literature – versions of scheme
  • Atlas of literature – compilations
  • Atlas of literature – prelims/etc.

Box 126

  • Broadcasts on Contemporary English Novel
  • The novel since 1945 – text and notes (2ff.)
  • The novel today – mss.
  • Pemberton Billing (TV)
  • Doctor Criminale – adaptation, ZED Productions
  • The Green Man – BBC–TV. mostly clippings
  • Articles on theory of fiction
  • The problem of character
  • Modern British writing – book lists, etc. for conferences
  • Bibliographies for British Countil tours, etc.
  • Doctor Criminale – reviews
  • Cuts – reviews
  • Rates of Exchange – correspondence about
  • Rates of Exchange – inventing Slakan language
  • Rates of Exchange – workbooks, notes
  • Cuts (3ff.)
  • Miscellaneous papers

Box 127

  • The Spy Club – TV
  • Inspector Frost – TV
  • Paul de Man – TV
  • Cut – Yorkshire TV
  • William Faulkner
  • John Dos Passos (2ff.)
  • F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • Ernest Hemingway
  • Fitzgerald/Hemingway
  • Saul Bellow – Penguin introduction
  • Philip Roth
  • John Barth
  • Barthelme/Coover
  • Gaddis/Gass
  • John Hawkes
  • Joseph Heller
  • Modern American Novel – 1941–1960/versions
  • Modern American Novel – Nabakov/Pynchon/black humour
  • American novel in the 1960s and 1970s
  • Politics of the liberal imagination – lecture version
  • Liberal imagination article – background
  • Modernism (Penguin) – introduction
  • Forum lecture – A Changing Language
  • Lectures on modernism
  • Lecture – The Avant Garde and modernism
  • Lecture – Some Cities of modernism

Box 128

  • Arthur Miller – article and research
  • After Dinner Game – correspondence and reviews
  • Who Do You Think You Are? – letters, reviews, material
  • Parodies
  • Sterne articles and comic novel
  • American realism and romance of Europe – article
  • E.M. Forster (4ff.)
  • Articles on Jane Austen (2ff.)
  • How I invented America
  • Fanny Hill (2ff.)
  • An Age of Parody – talk/Encounter version (2ff.)
  • Putting in the Person
  • A Dog Engulfed by Sand (2ff.)
  • The State of the Novel
  • The Novel and Realism
  • European literature
  • American Novel, 1800–1900 – useful notes
  • American Novel
  • Edgar Allan Poe
  • Whitman
  • Lecture material on American Naturalism and California naturalism
  • Miscellaneous photographs (6 and one postcard)
  • Chest x–ray

Box 129

  • American novel book, chap. 3 – Anderson & Lewis
  • The American fifties – photocopies
  • Lecture on Modern American poetry
  • American poetry of the 1920s
  • Forms of Change in American writing
  • American novel book – bibliographical/lists of novels
  • Expatriates thesis: bibliography and notes
  • Library work
  • Second countries – MLR article
  • The language novelists use (Kenyon Review) Towards a poetics of fiction (novel)
  • The writer's predicament – article
  • John Fowles' The Magus – article
  • The Future of American Studies
  • Parody article for Hoffman
  • An Age of Parody – talk for BBC Radio 3 (March 1977)
  • The comic novel – lecture and course notes (3ff.)
  • Comedy – Drue Heinz
  • Certificate of eligibility for exchange visitor status – form
  • British Council lecture tours – 1967–1998

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