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Writings, 1895-1983 (continued)
Research materials, 1920, 1949, undated
1952, 7 Jan., "The Paradox of Poe" (readings from the poetry and prose of Edgar Allan Poe by Burgess Meredith with psychoanalytical commentary by Wertham), Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
14 Mar., "Bulletin Forum: How Can We Meet the Problems of Problem Youth?" Philadelphia, Pa., 1953-1954
21 Sept., "America's Town Meeting of the Air: What Remedy for Teen-age Terror?" WABC Radio, New York, N.Y.
7-11 Apr., "Juvenile Problems: Their Prevention and Handling," Eastern District Association and American Association for Health, Physical Education and Recreation, New York, N.Y.
1 Sept., "Open Mind: Television and Children," WRCA-TV, Boston, Mass.
1958, 14 Sept., "Open Mind: Racism," WRCA-TV, New York, N.Y.
20 Apr., "Youth and the Social Crisis," World Federation for Mental Health: United States Committee, Inc., New York, N.Y.
27 Jan., forum on capital punishment, District Attorneys Association of the State of New York
1965, 17 Nov., "Sadism, Violence and Censorship," WNYC, New York, N.Y.
1968, 19 Oct., "Aggression in Our Society," Fifth Annual Arthur P. Noyes Memorial Conference, Norristown State Hospital, Norristown, Pa., 1968
1969, 15 May, "Law and the Obscenity Revolution," New York State Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section, New York, N.Y., 1969, 1974
Magazines and periodicals
1949, Nov., "What's Right and Wrong with Our Churches?" Pageant See also Container 181, 1949, 22 Nov., "America's Town Meeting of the Air"
1955, 9 May, "Psychological Fallout: Big Bombs Breed Small Ones Wielded by Criminals, Criminologist Warns," North American Newspaper Alliance
Mar., interview with Wertham by Richard Strunsky (four-part series), Labor's Daily
"American Humor Goes Sick," Esquire
1957, Jan., interview with Wertham, State of Mind, 1956-1957
1959, 2 Jan., interview with Wertham by C. Jack Stamm, Aufbau, 1958-1959
1963, Apr., "A Redbook Dialogue: Alfred Hitchcock and Fredric Wertham," Redbook
Correspondence, 1962-1963
Draft and galley proof, undated
Miscellany, 1962-1966
Research materials, 1961-1963, undated
BOX 182 1964, Feb., "Why Murder Is Contagious," McCall's, 1963-1964, undated See also Container 32, Kennedy, John F., assassination
1965, July, two-part article on suicide, Berks County Record, 1965
11 Aug., "Pornography of Violence," Playboy
27 Nov., "Why Sam Sheppard's Strange Marriage Is Working," National Enquirer
Jan.-Feb., "An End to Violence?" SKF Psychiatric Reporter, 1967, undated
15 Feb., "The Killer Stalks Our Culture: A Dialogue with Dr. Fredric Wertham," American Dialog, 1960-1967, undated
July, article on Wertham, MD
Correspondence, 1967-1969
Miscellany, 1961-1967
Research materials, 1923, 1967-1975, undated
Sept., article on violence, UAW Washington Report
18 Nov., "Mass Murderers Among Us," Record Magazine
1968, Apr., article on Benjamin Spock, National Enquirer
May, article on Benny Smith case, Los Angeles Times, 1968-1969, undated
Dec., "Ask Them Yourself," Family Weekly
Apr., "Is Exposure to Pornography Harmful to Teenagers?" Journal of the American Medical Association
6 June, "The Comics Code: Twenty Years of Self-strangulation?" (part two), Inside Comics, 1974-1975, undated
Sept., article on the affects of television on children, Blanco y Negro
1975, June, interview with Wertham, Miami Herald, 1974-1975
1977, "Violence in Cinema: An Interview with Fredric Wertham, M.D.," Fandom Unlimited #2
Correspondence, 1974-1978
Fandom Unlimited Enterprises, promotional materials, 1974-1981, undated
Interview drafts, undated
Research materials, 1964-1977, undated
(2 folders)
BOX 183 Miscellany
General, 1954-1980, undated
Interviews, declined, 1962-1979
Radio broadcasts
17 Apr., "Author Meets the Critic: The Snake Pit," WHN, New York, N.Y., 1943-1949
31 July, "Author Meets the Critic: Dark Legend," Mutual Broadcasting System, 1946-1947, undated
1947, 15 Mar., "Religion in the News," WNBC, [New York, N.Y.], 1947, undated
1948, 1 Nov., "Something Ought To Be Done: Homosexuality," WMCA, New York, N.Y.
15 May, "Something Ought To Be Done: Sex Education," WMCA, New York, N.Y.
22 May, "Author Meets the Critics: Show of Violence," WNBC, New York, N.Y.
19 Oct., "We the People," WNBC, New York, N.Y.
3 Nov., "It's a Mystery to Me," 1950, undated
1951, 9-12 Apr., "Mobilizing America's Psychological Resources" (four-part series), WNYC, New York, N.Y.
26 Apr., "Report to the People: Should Books Be Censored?" WMCA, New York, N.Y.
16 July, "Heart of the News," WWC, New York, N.Y.
1955, 15 Mar., "Focus," WMCA, New York, N.Y.
1956, 16 Nov., "Books and Voices," Westinghouse Broadcasting Network, New York, N.Y.
3 Feb., "Open Mind: Compulsion," WRCA, New York, N.Y., 1957 See also Container 184, same heading
13 Aug., "Martha Deane Show," WOR, New York, N.Y.
4 Dec., "Martha Deane Show," WOR, New York, N.Y., 1957-1958
12 Dec., "Long John Show," WOR, New York, N.Y., 1955-1958, undated
14 Sept., "Open Mind: Racism," WRCA, New York, N.Y., See also Container 181, same heading
15 Sept. and 16 Nov., "Counterpoint" (two-part interview), WNEW, New York, N.Y.
17 Dec., "The Hidden Revolution: The Twenty-hour Week," CBS News
11 Oct., "American Forum of the Air: How Can We Combat Delinquency?" Westinghouse Broadcasting Network, 1958-1959
BOX 184 1960, 28 Feb., "Long John Show," WOR, New York, N.Y., 1955-1960, undated
1962, 30 Jan., discussion of "The Killer Had Been Paroled," Ladies Home Journal, WINS, New York, N.Y., 1962-1963
1 Dec., "Sunday News Closeup: A Climate of Violence," WNEW, New York, N.Y., 1963-1964
5 Dec., "Martha Deane Show," WOR, New York, N.Y., 1963-1964, undated
17 Jan., "Bob Kennedy– Contact," WBZ, Boston, Mass.
1 Dec., "Ed Joyce Show," WCBS, New York, N.Y., 1948, 1964
23 May, "The Role of Radio," WOR, New York, N.Y.
1 June, Richard Heffner radio program, WRBR-FM
4 May, "Barry Gray Show," regarding mass media and violence, WMCA, New York, N.Y.
8 Dec., "Toys and Violence," WBAI, New York, N.Y.
1 Feb., "Martha Deane Show," WOR, New York, N.Y.
2 Feb., "John Nebel Show," WNBC, New York, N.Y., 1956, 1967
21 Feb., "Barry Gray Show," regarding Mark Fein case, WMCA, New York, N.Y., 1967-1968
[10] May, "Barry Gray Show," regarding capital punishment, WMCA, New York, N.Y., 1967, undated
[13] June, "Alan Douglas Show," WKYC, [Philadelphia, Pa.]
2 Nov., "The Changing City," WHBI-FM, Kalina, N.J.
1968, 14 Feb.-6 Mar., "Operation Yorkville" (four-part series on pornography and violence), WRFM, New York, N.Y., 1963-1968
5 Feb., "Martha Deane Show," WOR, New York, N.Y.
6 Feb., "Up to the Minute Radio," New York, N.Y.
1970, 23 June, Bill Royster program, WABC-FM, New York, N.Y.
1971, 14 Feb., "NBC Radio News," NBC-FM, New York, N.Y.
Television broadcasts
1950, [19 Oct.], "We the People," WBC, 1950 See also Container 183, same heading
1952, 11 Mar., "We the People," regarding Arnold Schuster case, NBC, New York, N.Y.
1953, 12 Mar., "Author Meets the Critics: Prescription for Rebellion"
1954, 23 July, "Dave Garroway Show," NBC, New York, N.Y.
1956, 12 Oct., "Nightbeat," interview with Mike Wallace, Dumont TV, New York, N.Y.
3 Feb., "Open Mind: Compulsion," regarding Leopold-Loeb case, WRCA, New York, N.Y., 1956-1957, undated See also Container 183, same heading
11 and 27 Feb., "Tonight: America after Dark" (Burgess Meredith and Fredric Wertham discussing aspects of the poetry of Edgar Allan Poe), NBC, New York, N.Y., 1957, undated
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