Pinter Archive. Political correspondence; 1968-1986. Add MS 88880/6/54 and ... 

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Pinter Archive. Political correspondence; 1968-1986. Add MS 88880/6/54 and Add MS 88880/6/55 were originally parts of one lever arch file ['Political 1'].

1. 'The Night of the Day of the Imprisoned Writer', charity event co-ordinated by H Pinter. Includes a 'writers in prison committee report'. Includes letters to Timothy West, Michael Kitchen, Anthony Sher, Penelope Wilton, Judi Dench, Donald Pleasance, Alan Bates, Daniel Massey, John Gielgud, Edward Fox, Simon Callow, Jeremy Irons, Joanna Lumley, Oscar James, Claire Bloom, Anna Massey. Includes letters from Peter Hall, Guy Vaesen, Francis King. Includes correspondence with Felicity Kendal; August 1981-12 March 1982.

2. Turkey. Includes letters from the Turkish Peace Association, Mehmet Ali Dikerdem; 15 March 1984-7 Oct. 1986.

3. General Correspondence. Includes letters from Ronald Harwood, Chile Committee for Human Rights, Chile Solidarity Campaign, New Outlook: Middle East Monthly, The Liberal Jewish Synagogue, Arnold Wesker, Meryl Streep, Barbara Bray. Includes letter to Conor Cruise O'Brien; 1 July 1968-14 Oct. 1986.

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