John Wieners papers


Creator: Wieners, John, 1934-2002
Bulk Dates: 1961-1968
Call Number: MSS 0138
Language: Materials entirely in English.
Abstract: Spanning the dates 1961-1968, the papers of American Beat poet John Wieners provide a chronologically and thematically fragmented, yet detailed, glimpse of his life. This small collection includes sixteen letters to Diane Di Prima, Alan Marlowe, and Ed Sanders; the manuscript of a play, two journals, and fourteen leaves of poetry.
Physical Description: 0.3s (20 items)
Source: Purchased, multiple dates.
Processing: Processed by Devin Harner, September 1999. Encoded by Thomas Pulhamus, February 2010. Further encoding by Lauren Connolly, September 2015, and Tiffany Saulter, November 2015. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard