Showing Collections: 1–10 of 16
- Subject: Poets, American -- 20th century X
Call Number: Ms-2011-035
Overview: The Dave Church papers contain correspondence, notebooks, manuscripts, broadsides, poetry journals, artwork, audio- and videocassettes, representing all aspects of Church's poetry: creation, editing, submission, publication and performance. Also included is a collection of poetry books by other authors, inscribed to Church. Most of the material is from the years 1996-2008 (although some items date from as early as 1957).
Call Number: Ms-2005-14
Abstract: This collection contains author files, correspondence, edited setting copies, first author's corrected galleys, publisher's corrected galleys, various sets of corrected editorial galleys and proofs, second proofs, final mock-ups, many original typescripts and some xeroxes either with original holograph corrections by the author, editor, and/or printer, bluelines and camera-ready materials. The material dates from 1970 to 2008, with the bulk from 1990 to 2007.
Dates: 1970-2008, bulk 1990-2007
Call Number: MS-2015-007
Overview: This collection, although small in scope, contains a significant assortment of documentation, the sum total of which provides substantive information about Gregory Corso’s personal and creative life. It contains working manuscripts and original artwork by Corso, as well as a small collection of correspondence mostly connected to Corso as either sender, recipient or subject. It also contains a small group of books by Corso; over one hundred photographs of Corso and his family and associates;...
Dates: 1958-2004, bulk 1980-1983
Call Number: ms.2015.025
Overview: The Edward D. Pacheco Collection on Beat Poets is comprised of materials related to three influential members of the Beat Movement: William S. Burroughs, Herbert Huncke, and Brion Gysin.
Call Number: Ms-2018-019
Overview: The materials in this collection were compiled by Kenneth W. Faig, Jr. during 1970-1975 while conducting research for a biography of Robert H. Barlow. The materials include: microfilm of Barlow's literary and scholarly papers made by Barlow's friend George T. Smisor; copies of letters to his brother Wayne Everett Barlow and other family members; photographs of Barlow as a child and his homes; research correspondence with George T. Smisor, E. Hoffman Price, Thomas Hart Benton, and Roy A. Squires...
Dates: 1876-1973, (bulk 1932-1973)
Call Number: ms.2011.026
Overview: The George Montgomery Papers document the professional career of the writer and poet, George Montgomery.
Dates: 1962-1987, (bulk 1985-1987)
Call Number: Ms-2011-025
Overview: The Michael Gizzi papers are comprised predominately of correspondence and writings by Gizzi and by others. There are also printed, graphic, and audio materials. Most of the material dates from 1985 - 1999 and the collection is representative of a broad community of poets and artists.
Dates: circa 1940-2010
Call Number: Ms-79-1-TEMP
Overview: The papers of John Brooks Wheelwright consist of fifteen linear feet of manuscripts containing approximately 15,000 items. The correspondence, poetry, essays, literary manuscripts, and personal materials which make up this collection illustrate not merely Wheelwright's own wide ranging interests, but the social, political, and literary temper of America during the twenty year period following 1920. Literature, art, architecture, and religion were early and lasting influences on Wheelwright...
Call Number: Ms-2008-029
Abstract: This collection represents a comprehensive portrait of Rudy Kikel, a distinguished gay poet, scholar, and journalist, and a staunch supporter of gay and lesbian writers and artists. It documents Kikel's tenure as the arts and entertainment editor for Bay Windows, New England's leading LGBT weekly, from 1983 when it was first founded until he retired in 2004. The collection consists of a variety of materials, the bulk of which date from the early 1960s to 2004. It includes an extensive...
Dates: 1942-2017, bulk 1960-2006
Call Number: Ms-Kinter
Abstract: Chiefly letters to teacher and poet William L. Kinter from William Everson, Allen Ginsberg, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Denise Levertov, and other 20th century poets; also photographs, play bills, postcards, and clippings.