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Creator:Sombre Reptiles (Firm)
Title:Sombre Reptiles Press records
Date(s):1977-1994
Call No:MSS 0560
Abstract:The Berkeley, California-based Sombre Reptiles Press was founded in 1978 by poet Jerry Ratch and artist Mary Ann Hayden. This small collection consists of approximately one linear foot of material[...] related to the operation of the press and the publication of its works, spanning the dates 1977 and 1994, with the bulk of the material dating from 1977 to 1982.
Subjects:Private presses--California--Berkeley--History--20th century | Printers (people) | Authors | Artists (visual artists)
Creator:Mrabet, Mohammed, 1940-
Title:Mohammed Mrabet correspondence, reviews, and other material
Date(s):1968-1989
Call No:MSS 0674
Abstract:Moroccan author and artist Mohammed Mrabet (born 1940) worked closely with American expatriate writer and musician Paul Bowles (1910-1999). This collection contains letters from several of Mrabet's friends and acquaintances,[...] most notably from American writers and editors Irving Stettner (1922-2004) and Michael Wolfe (born 1945). Also included are reviews of Mrabet's works and photocopied dust jackets from his books.
Subjects:Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence | Authors and publishers--20th century | Authors | Artists (visual artists) | More Subjects
Creator:Johnson, Ray, 1927-1995
Title:Ray Johnson mail art collection
Date(s):1972-2014
Call No:MSS 0728
Abstract:This collection comprises American mail artist Ray Johnson's (1927-1995) letters, collages, and artwork sent to his friend and artist Phyllis Floyd. Also included in the collection are newspaper clippings about[...] Johnson and promotional material for retrospectives of his career.
Subjects:Artists--United States--20th century | Mail art | Artists (visual artists)
Creator:Warsh, Lewis
Title:Lewis Warsh collection of twentieth-century poetry ephemera
Date(s):1962-2012
Call No:MSS 0701
Abstract:American poet Lewis Warsh (born 1944) compiled this collection of promotional ephemera primarily documenting what is known as the second generation of the New York School. The collection also includes[...] material relating to Warsh's own readings and performances, writing, and publishing ventures.
Subjects:Authors, American--20th century | Poets, American--20th century | Artists--United States--20th century | Publishers and publishing--United States--History--20th century | More Subjects
Creator:McGraw, DeLoss
Title:Artwork related to W. D. Snodgrass
Date(s):1986-1998
Call No:GRA 0120
Abstract:This collection of artwork by American painter and poet DeLoss McGraw comprises ten pieces of original artwork reflecting the artist's collaboration with, creative responses to, and inspiration drawn from the[...] works of American poet W. D. (William De Witt) Snodgrass.
Subjects:Artistic collaboration--United States--History--20th century | Artists--United States--Pictorial works | Artists--United States--20th century | Artists (visual artists)
Creator:Coffey, Brian, 1905-1995
Title:Brian Coffey papers
Date(s):1917-1996
Call No:MSS 0382
Abstract:The Brian Coffey papers consist of personal and literary papers which document the life and career of the avant-garde Irish poet from 1917 to 1996.
Subjects:English poetry--Irish authors--20th century | Poets, Irish--20th century | Private presses--England--History--20th century | Poets | More Subjects
Creator:Furnival, John, 1933-
Title:John Furnival papers
Date(s):1941-2016
Call No:MSS 0746
Abstract:John Furnival (born 1933) is a British visual artist whose work is associated with the Concrete Poetry, Mail Art, and Fluxus movements, as well as with the American Beats. In[...] 1964, Furnival, along with Dom Sylvester Houédard, founded Openings Press, a small Gloucestershire press dedicated to publishing concrete poetry and similar work. The John Furnival papers encompass nearly fifty years of the artist’s personal and professional activity and document his involvement with the International Concrete Poetry and Mail Art movements through correspondence, publications, broadsides, and posters.
Subjects:Concrete poetry | Experimental poetry, English | Printing | Printing presses in art | More Subjects
Creator:Bowles, Paul, 1910-1999
Title:Paul Bowles letters to Patrick Eddington
Date(s):1978-1985
Call No:MSS 0099, F1020
Abstract:Thirty-one letters, five black-and-white photographs, and four photocopies sent by American expatriate writer Paul Bowles to American artist Patrick Eddington between 1978 and 1985.
Subjects:Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence | Black Sparrow Press | Ethnomusicology | Artists (visual artists) | More Subjects