Robert Ferro papers 1963-1988
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Elliott, Desmond, 1929-2003
Epithet: publisher British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001569.0x000290 ...
De Combray, Richard
Epithet: playwright British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000499.0x00039e Larry Kramer is an American playwright, author, public health advocate, and gay rights activist. He graduated from Yale University in 1957 with a B.A. in English, and is the author of several novels, including Faggots (1978), and plays, including The Normal Heart (1985) and Destiny of Me (1992), which explore themes related to gay life and the ...
White, Edmund, 1940-....
Rist, Darrell Yates
Whitehead, William G. (William Grant), 1943-1987
Iowa Writers' Workshop
The Iowa Writers' Workshop, or Program in Creative Writing, in the University of Iowa Dept. of English, grew out of earlier informal literary interest and the university's acceptance of creative work in the arts. The name Writers' Workshop was first used in the 1939 university catalog. Successive directors have been Wilbur L. Schramm, Paul Engle, George Starbuck, John Leggett, and Frank Conroy. From the description of Records of the Iowa Writers' Workshop, 1965-[ongoing]. (University...
Michael Grumley, an author and illustrator, was born on July 6, 1941, and raised in Iowa. He received a BA degree from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in 1964, followed by graduate courses at City College of the City University of New York and the University of Iowa's Writers Workshop, where he studied with Kurt Vonnegut. At Iowa, he met the writer Robert Ferro (1941-1988) who became his life partner and co-author; they primarily lived in New York, but spent periods of time in Rome and Lon...
Cratsley, Bruce, 1944-
Bruce Cratsley was born in Canton, Pennsylvania, and graduated from Swarthmore College. His interest in photography led him to study under Lisette Model at the New School for Social Research in the early 1970s. His work was displayed in prominent New York galleries and ranged from portraits of friends, to still lifes and photographs of gay and lesbian culture in New York City. A retrospective of his work was mounted at the Brooklyn Museum of Art in 1996 to critical acclaim. White Light, Silent S...
Robert Michael Ferro was born in Hoboken, New Jersey, on October 21, 1941. The son of Michael and Gae Panzera Ferro, he was raised in nearby Cranford, New Jersey, with his siblings Michael Jr., Camille, and Beth. While his father was born in America, Ferro's mother had immigrated in 1914 from Italy, a country that would figure prominently in her son’s life and writings. Ferro attended public school in Cranford and in 1963 received a BA in English from Rutgers, the State ...