John Digby papers supplement


Creator: Digby, John, 1938-
Date(s): circa 1860-2016
Call Number: MSS 0569s
Language: Materials in English, Chinese, German, Italian, and Korean.
Abstract: British-born poet and collagist John Digby (born 1938) immigrated to the United States in 1978 and lives on Long Island with his wife Joan Digby, whose creative work is also represented in this collection. The John Digby papers supplement reflects Digby's prolific artistic and literary career, Joan Digby's creative and professional work, and their collaboration as editors and contributors to their imprint, The Feral Press, between 2002-2016. The Digbys published nearly 100 authors and artists during this time, featuring poetry (including translations into English), fiction, and essays from both emerging and established writers.
Physical Description:
  • 46 linear feet (46 boxes)
  • 9 oversize boxes
Immediate Source of Acquisition: Purchases and gifts of Joan and John Digby, 2008-2016
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