Tillich and King were never able to meet to discuss King’s dissertation.
Dear Mr. King,
Your letter has reached me at Aberdeen, Scotland where I am delivering the Gifford Lectures. I shall not be at Harvard before Fall, 1955, but I shall be in Chicago next January and in New York, Union Theological Seminary, from February to June, 1955.
I would, of course, to have a talk with you about your thesis.
MLKP, MBU, Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers, 1954-1968, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University, Boston, Mass.