Kherdian, David

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Essayist, poet, and author David Kherdian (1931-) was the founder and co-editor of the literary magazine Nascent . His work on poetry includes Six Poets of the San Francisco Renaissance (1965). Kherdian is also the author of a number of childrens' books, including The Road from Home : the Story of an Armenian Girl (1979), a Newbery Honor Book (1980) that tells of the childhood of his mother, who grew up in Turkey before the Turkish government deported its Armenian population.

Professor Miles C. Olson is Professor Emeritus in the School of Education at the University of Colorado, Boulder and author of works on writing and grammar.

From the guide to the David Kherdian Letter (MS 181), 1981, (University of Colorado at Boulder Libraries. Special Collections Dept.)

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creatorOf David Kherdian, Saroyan and Armenian American literature talk, 2008 2008 Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Parnassus: poetry in review records, 1971-1996 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Oyez Press Records., 1963-1987. Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center.
referencedIn George P. Garrett Papers, 1929-2008, (bulk 1960-2000) David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn Bookstore Press Records., undated, 1967-1976. Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center.
referencedIn Gary Snyder Papers, 1910-2003;, (1945-2002 bulk) University of California, Davis. General Library. . Dept. of Special Collections
referencedIn Aram Saroyan Papers., undated, 1950-1977. Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center.
creatorOf David Kherdian Letter (MS 181), 1981 University of Colorado at Boulder Libraries. Special Collections Dept.
referencedIn New Directions Publishing Corp. records, ca. 1933-1997. Houghton Library
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