Richard McCann papers


Creator: McCann, Richard
Date(s): 1920s-2008
Bulk Dates: 1978-2005
Call Number: MSS 0616
Language: Materials in English, French, and Italian.
Abstract: The Richard McCann papers document the personal life and professional career of this American author, poet, and educator. The collection includes McCann's early creative writing; teaching materials; reviews, essays, and critical writing; personal and professional correspondence; and extensive drafts of McCann's poetry and fiction. McCann's fiction has autobiographical roots, often drawn from family relationships and personal experiences, as illustrated in photographs and family memorabilia also included in the collection.
Physical Description: 13.2 linear feet (16 boxes)
Source: Purchase, 2008.
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