Happy Birthday, George Bernard Shaw!

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George Bernard Shaw was born on this day, 26 July 1856. In this letter exchange, John Maynard Keynes shares with him his hopes for his (now) masterpiece ‘The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money’ (1936):

Do know that we are one of the few universities in the world, and the first in Ireland, to house his Collected Papers on Microfilm?

This collection has letters from and to more than 4,000 correspondents which offer a unique insight into the development of Keynes’s thinking. We also hold the 30-Volume digital collection of Keynes’s Collected Writings.

 Both collections are available for consultation. Access is by appointment. More info, click here.

The Keynes CentreHappy Birthday, George Bernard Shaw!