||circa 19th century, 1952-2007
||The papers of Alan Kaufman, teacher, writer, poet, editor, performer, artist, and impresario, include drafts of his memoirJew Boy, his novelMatches, materials related to his editing of the volumes of theOutlaw Bibleseries andDavka: Jewish Cultural Revolution, an extensive collection of notebooks with draft and unpublished poems, and a large collection of original artwork. The collection
also includes correspondence with other writers and material documenting Kaufman’s involvement in the San Francisco Spoken
Word poetry movement.
11.3 linear feet
16 oversize boxes
||Purchase, 2007, and gift of Alan Kaufman, 2008, 2009.
||Processed and encoded by Thomas Pulhamus, August 2009. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard