Krim, Seymour, 1922-

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Seymour Krim was born in New York City. After a year at the University of North Carolina, he returned to New York and began writing reviews and literary essays. Later he edited several magazines featuring modern poetry. His best known work was The beats (1960), a study of contemporary poets. In his later years, he taught in several universities, including the Pennsylvania State University.

From the description of Seymour Krim letters to Diane di Prima, 1962-1965. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 64582068

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From the description of Papers of Seymour Krim, 1953-1990. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 233107050

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referencedIn Charlotte Painter Papers, 1955-1992 Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
referencedIn Chandler Brossard Papers, 1951-2002 Syracuse University. Library. Special Collections Research Center
creatorOf McArthur, Bill. Bill McArthur letters received as editor of Cleft and Gambit literary periodicals, 1962-1964. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn New Directions Publishing Corp. records, 1932-2005 Houghton Library
creatorOf Krim, Seymour, 1922-. Seymour Krim letters to Diane di Prima, 1962-1965. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Kahn, E. J. (Ely Jacques), 1916-. Letter to Seymour [Krim]. New York, NY. 1988 Oct. 4. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Nell Blaine diaries and correspondence, ca. 1947-2002. Houghton Library
referencedIn Felver, Christopher, 1946-. The group surrounding Allen Ginsberg : photographs, 1980-1985. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Kerouac, Jack, 1922-1969. Jack Kerouac Papers, 1920-1977 bulk 1935-1969. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Jack Kerouac Papers, 1920-1977, 1935-1969 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
creatorOf Krim, Seymour, 1922-. Papers of Seymour Krim, 1953-1990. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Charlotte Painter Papers, 1955-1992 Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
creatorOf Jones, James, 1921-1977. James Jones Papers, 1890-1981 (bulk 1941-1978). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
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associatedWith Ayden, Erje. person
associatedWith Bellow, Saul. person
correspondedWith Blaine, Nell, 1922-1996 person
associatedWith Bourjaily, Vance Nye. person
associatedWith Brossard, Chandler, 1922-1993 person
associatedWith Chayefsky, Paddy, 1923- person
associatedWith Corso, Gregory. person
associatedWith Cowley, Malcolm, 1898-1989. person
associatedWith Dawson, Fielding, 1930- person
associatedWith Dickey, James. person
associatedWith Di Prima, Diane. person
associatedWith Duncan, Robert Edward, 1919- person
associatedWith Farrell, James T. (James Thomas), 1904-1979. person
associatedWith Felver, Christopher, 1946- person
associatedWith Fiedler, Leslie A. person
associatedWith Friedrich, Otto, 1929- person
associatedWith Gafford, Charlotte K. person
associatedWith Gleason, Ralph J. person
associatedWith Hamill Pete, 1935- person
associatedWith Henderson, Daryl. person
associatedWith Hindus, Milton. person
associatedWith Hugo, Richard. person
associatedWith Joans, Ted. person
associatedWith Jones, James, 1921-1977. person
associatedWith Kahn, E. J. (Ely Jacques), 1916- person
associatedWith Kapelner, Alan. person
associatedWith Kennedy, William, 1928- person
associatedWith Kerouac, Jack, 1922-1969. person
associatedWith Klonsky, Milton. person
associatedWith Laughlin, James, 1914- person
associatedWith Leggett, John, 1917- person
associatedWith MacDonald, John D. (John Dann), 1916-1986. person
associatedWith Mailer, Norman. person
associatedWith Manville, W. H. (William H.) person
associatedWith Markson, David. person
associatedWith Matusow, Harvey, 1926- person
associatedWith McArthur, Bill. person
associatedWith Merril, Judith, 1923- person
correspondedWith New Directions Publishing Corp. corporateBody
associatedWith Nicosia, Gerald. person
associatedWith Painter, Charlotte. person
associatedWith Powell, Anthony, 1905-2000. person
associatedWith Propper, Dan, 1937- person
associatedWith Rader, Dotson. person
associatedWith Renek, Morris. person
associatedWith Ross, Alan. person
associatedWith Saroyan, William, 1908-1981. person
associatedWith Seide, Michael. person
associatedWith Snow, C. P. (Charles Percy), 1905-1980. person
associatedWith Stettner, Irving, 1922- person
associatedWith Styron, William, 1925- person
associatedWith Talese, Gay. person
associatedWith Van Brunt, H. L., 1936- person
associatedWith Vidal, Gore, 1925- person
associatedWith Wakefield, Dan. person
associatedWith Walker, Pamela. person
associatedWith Walton, Richard J. person
associatedWith Willingham, Calder, 1922- person
associatedWith Wolfe, Tom. person
associatedWith Yates, Richard, 1926- person
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United States
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Journalism
Periodical editors--correspondence
American poetry--20th century
American literature--20th century
Authors, American
Educators--Correspondence
Beat generation in literature
Short stories, American
Poets, American
Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence
American fiction--20th century
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Birth 1922-05-11

Death 1989-08-30

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