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Marc BlitzsteinHis Life, His Work, His World$
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Howard Pollack

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780199791590

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2013

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199791590.001.0001

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Final Years, II (1961–1964)

Final Years, II (1961–1964)

(p.455) 24 Final Years, II (1961–1964)
Marc Blitzstein

Howard Pollack

Oxford University Press

This chapter continues the chronicle of Blitzstein’s final years with some discussion of his last residency at Yaddo; his donation of his papers to the Wisconsin Center for Theater Research; his trip to Israel sponsored by the American Jewish Congress; his year as a playwright in residence at Bennington College; his final months in Martinique and the assault that led to his death; and the memorial benefit concert at Philharmonic Hall at Lincoln Center organized by Leonard Bernstein, Aaron Copland, and Lillian Hellman to raise funds for a Marc Blitzstein Musical Theater Award for the American Academy of Arts and Letters.

Keywords:   Yaddo, Wisconsin Center for Theater Research, Israel, American Jewish Congress, Bennington College, Martinique, American Academy of Arts and Letters

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