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Creator:Boyle, Kay, 1902-1992
Title:Kay Boyle letters to Basil Burwell
Date(s):1954-1972
Call No:MSS 0099, F0017
Abstract:American author and activist Kay Boyle (1902-1992) wrote four letters to American actor and educator Basil Burwell (1911-1997) between 1954 and 1972, commenting on the relationship between their families and[...] the Cherry Lawn School, where Burwell taught and both had children in attendance.
Subjects:Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence
Creator:Lowenfels, Walter, 1897-1976
Title:Walter Lowenfels letters to Allen De Loach
Date(s):1965-1970
Call No:MSS 0099, F0870
Abstract:In this collection of nineteen letters, American poet Walter Lowenfels wrote to his editor Allen De Loach, praising him for recent editorial work on Lowenfels's autobiography and discussing his writing[...] and the work of other poets, particularly Walt Whitman and "poets of old age."
Subjects:African American poets--20th century--Correspondence | American poetry--20th century--Correspondence | Poets
Creator:Giorno, John
Title:John Giorno letters to William Levy
Date(s):1965-1966
Call No:MSS 0099, F0474
Abstract:American poet John Giorno (born 1936) wrote nine letters to poet and editor William Levy (born 1939), many in poetic form, that discussed his poetic work, travels, and drug experiences.[...] Also included is an advertisement for one of Giorno's 1965 poetry readings in Toronto in conjunction with the release of Les Levine's film adaptation of Giorno's The American Book of the Dead(1964).
Subjects:Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence | Literature, Experimental--United States | Authors | Editors (assembling, revising) | More Subjects
Creator:Berrigan, Daniel
Title:Daniel Berrigan correspondence and Hanoi poems
Date(s):1965-1969
Call No:MSS 0099, F0894
Abstract:Daniel Berrigan wrote these letters to Elizabeth Bartelme, his editor at Macmillan Company, to accompany enclosed poems, such as the Hanoi poems found in this collection, or to discuss his[...] books which were in the works.
Subjects:Poets, American--20th century | American poetry--20th century | Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Poetry | Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Protest movements--United States | More Subjects
Creator:Day Lewis, C. (Cecil), 1904-1972
Title:C. (Cecil) Day Lewis letters to Terence Tiller
Date(s):1955-1963
Call No:MSS 0099, F0957
Abstract:British poet and novelist C. (Cecil) Day Lewis (1904-1972) was Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom from 1968 until his death in 1972. Day Lewis wrote five short letters to[...] poet and broadcaster Terence Tiller in 1955 and 1963 to accompany poems [not present] intended for radio broadcast.
Subjects:Poets, English--20th century--Correspondence | Poets | Authors | Broadcasters
Creator:Williams, Emlyn, 1905-1987
Title:Emlyn Williams letters to Katharine Cornell and Nancy Hamilton
Date(s):1962-1980
Call No:MSS 0099, F0879
Abstract:Welsh dramatist Emlyn Williams wrote these letters to his two friends, actress Katharine Cornell and lyricist Nancy Hamilton.
Subjects:Dramatists, American--20th century--Correspondence | Actresses--20th century--Correspondence | Playwrights | Actors (performing artists)
Creator:Goodman, Mitchell
Title:Mitchell Goodman letters to Robert Wilson
Date(s):1962
Call No:MSS 0099, F0872
Abstract:American novelist Mitchell Goodman wrote these two letters in 1962 to Phoenix Book Shop owner Robert Wilson inquiring about books for his wife, Denise Levertov.
Subjects:Novelists, American--20th century--Correspondence
Creator:Wilson, Angus, 1913-1991
Title:Angus Wilson letter to Sandra Kent
Date(s):1969
Call No:MSS 0099, F0885
Abstract:British novelist Angus Wilson wrote this eight-page letter to Sandra Kent in response to her letter regarding a dissertation she had written concerning his novels.
Subjects:Novelists, English--20th century--Correspondence | Characters and characteristics in literature--20th century | Novelists
Creator:Logan, Rayford Whittingham, 1897-1982
Title:Rayford W. Logan letter to Pauline Young
Date(s):1969
Call No:MSS 0099, F0899
Abstract:Howard University history professor Rayford W. Logan wrote this letter of thanks to enclose with a copy of his book, Haiti and The Dominican Republic, which he presented to Pauline[...] Young, an African-American librarian and civil rights activist in Wilmington, Delaware.
Subjects:African American historians--20th century--Correspondence
Creator:Holmes, John Clellon, 1926-1988
Title:John Clellon Holmes letter to Shirley Holmes
Date(s):1967
Call No:MSS 0099, F0933
Abstract:American author John Clellon Holmes (1926-1988) wrote this three-page letter to his wife Shirley, describing his experiences at the West-Central Writers' Conference in June of 1967.
Subjects:Novelists, American--20th century--Correspondence | Authors
Creator:Larsson, Raymond Ellsworth, 1901-1991
Title:Raymond Ellsworth Larsson letter to William Carlos Williams
Date(s):1969
Call No:MSS 0099, F0961
Abstract:American Catholic poet Raymond Larsson (1901-) wrote to his friend, American poet and physician William Carlos Williams (1883-1963), seeking assistance in gaining release from Rockland State Hospital.
Subjects:American poetry--Catholic authors--20th century | Poets, American--20th century--Correspondence | Mental illness--Treatment--United States--History--20th century
Creator:Bowles, Paul, 1910-1999
Title:Paul Bowles letters to John B. L. Goodwin
Date(s):1956-1991
Call No:MSS 0099, F0947
Abstract:In these eighteen letters, written between 1957 and 1991, American novelist Paul Bowles (1910-1999) corresponded with his longtime friend American novelist, poet, and painter John B. L. Goodwin (1912-1994).
Subjects:Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence | International travel--History--20th century | Bangkok (Thailand)--Description and travel | Tangier (Morocco)--Description and travel
Creator:Hawley, Robert, 1929-
Title:Robert Hawley letters to David Meltzer
Date(s):1964-1966
Call No:MSS 0099, F0897
Abstract:These letters, written by American publisher Robert Hawley to poet and musician David Meltzer between 1964 and 1966, reflect their book and poetry interests, their friendship, and the business of[...] Oyez Press.
Subjects:American poetry--20th century--Correspondence | Beat generation--Correspondence | Poets
Creator:Muir, Percy H. (Percy Horace), 1894-1979
Title:Percy H. Muir letters to Rev. James Brown
Date(s):1951-1964
Call No:MSS 0099, F0953
Abstract:British author, bibliographer, and antiquarian bookseller Percy H. Muir (1894-1979) corresponded with Church of Scotland minister and book collector Rev. James Brown regarding the purchase of books and illustrations which[...] reflected Brown's collecting interests.
Subjects:Booksellers and bookselling--Great Britain--History--20th century | Illustration of books--France--20th century | Booksellers | Collectors
Creator:Moore, George 1852-1933
Title:George Moore letters to Lady Leonie Leslie
Date(s):1897-1977
Call No:MSS 0099, F0649
Abstract:Collection of eleven letters from Irish writer George Moore to Lady Leonie Leslie, found in Sir Shane Leslie's copy of the book,GM: Memories of George Moore. Also includes Sir Shane[...] Leslie's review of the book and three letters written to him.
Subjects:Authors, Irish--19th century | Authors, Irish--20th century | Authors
Creator:Bell, Clive, 1881-1964
Title:Clive Bell letters to Gilbert Seldes
Date(s):1921-1966
Call No:MSS 0099, F0517
Abstract:British art critic and writer Clive Bell (1881-1964) wrote several letters to American theater and pop-culture critic and writer Gilbert Vivian Seldes (1893-1970) between 1921 to 1957, detailing personal matters,[...] mutual friends, travels, and professional events. Also included are autographed notes, written by Seldes and dated 1966, about a meeting between Bell and Seldes and his impressions of Bell.
Subjects:Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence | Authors, English--20th century--Correspondence | Critics | Authors
Creator:Dobyns, Stephen, 1941-
Title:At three : poem
Date(s):1967
Call No:MSS 0099, F0911
Abstract:American poet and novelist Stephen Dobyns submitted this poem, "At Three," for a class taught by Marvin Bell at the Iowa Writers' Workshop at the University of Iowa.
Subjects:Poets, American--20th century | American poetry--20th century
Creator:Farrell, James T. (James Thomas), 1904-1979
Title:James T. Farrell letters to William F. Claire
Date(s):1969
Call No:MSS 0099, F0925
Abstract:American novelist James T. Farrell (1904-1979) wrote to William F. Claire (1935- ), the editor and publisher of the literary magazine, Voyager, regarding the publication of an excerpt from his[...] unpublished novel, The Vast Present.
Subjects:Novelists, American--20th century--Correspondence
Creator:Claire, William F.
Title:William Claire collection related to James T. Farrell
Date(s):1969
Call No:MSS 0099, F0935
Abstract:American writer and educator Edgar M. Branch wrote to the editor of the literary magazine Voyages William Claire to request a recent issue, in which the first chapter of James[...] T. Farrell's unpublished novel The Vast Present appeared.
Subjects:Novelists, American--20th century--Correspondence | Novelists
Creator:Engle, Paul, 1908-1991
Title:Paul Engle letters and enclosures to Alex Williams
Date(s):1947-1962
Call No:MSS 0099, F0943
Abstract:American poet Paul Engle (1908-1991) wrote to Canadian book collector Alex Williams regarding his published poems and frequently enclosed copies of his privately printed work.
Subjects:Poets, American--20th century--Correspondence | Book collectors--20th century--Correspondence | Poets | Collectors