Boyle, Kay, 1902-1992
||Award-winning American author, educator, and political activist Kay Boyle (1902-1992) was a prominent member of the American
expatriate modernist circle of the 1920s and 1930s. Boyle's later years are characterized by her extensive political activism.
The Kay Boyle letters to Helga Einsele document Boyle's decades-long friendship with criminologist and prison reformer Helga
Einsele (1910-2005). The collection comprises letters from Boyle and their enclosures, drafts of Einsele's replies, photographs
of Boyle, as well as clippings of articles honoring Boyle at the end of her life and after her death.
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||Gift of Nele Löw Beer, 2011 and 2013.
||Processed and encoded by Elyse Brown, September 2012. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard