Walter Sutton Papers 1958-1992


Walter Sutton Papers 1958-1992

Papers of the American author, scholar, educator.Professor of English, Syracuse University, 1948-1985; born 1916. Collection includes correspondence, incoming and outgoing (1958-1992); book manuscripts. Notable correspondents include C.L. Barber, Stuart Gerry Brown, Lawrence Dembo, Byron Farwell, Robert Hudspeth, James Laughlin, Denise Levertov, Robert Emmet Long, Joyce Carol Oates, Tanure Ojaide, Roy Harvey Pearce, Robert Phillips, John Taggart, Brom Weber, Bette S. Weideman, Robert Weimann, and William Carlos Williams.

6 linear ft.


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Sutton, Walter Archives. (person)

Walter Sutton (1916-2006) was an American literary critic, editor, and teacher. He attended Heidelberg College, where he earned his B.A. (1937), and then received an M.A. (1928) and PhD (1946) from Ohio State University. He served in the U.S. Coast Guard from 1942 to 1945. He spent a year teaching at the University of Rochester then in 1946 accepted a teaching position in the English department at Syracuse University. He was made a full professor there in 1959, a position he held fo...

Pearce, Roy Harvey. (person)

Scholar of American literature, with particular emphasis on the figures of Hawthorne and Stevens. Author of THE SAVAGES OF AMERICA (1953) AND THE CONTINUITY OF AMERICAN POETRY (1961). Founder of the UCSD Dept. of Literature and the Archive for New Poetry. From the description of Roy Harvey Pearce papers, 1945-1995. (University of California, San Diego). WorldCat record id: 33082950 ...

Phillips, Robert S., Dr. (person)

Robert Phillips, born 1938 in Milford, Delaware, is the author or editor of some 30 volumes of poetry, fiction, criticism, and belles lettres and publishes in numerous journals. A graduate of Syracuse University's creative writing program, he is currently (May 2007) a professor of English at the University of Houston; he was also director of the Creative Writing Program there from 1991 to 1996. His honors include a 1996 Enron Teaching Excellence Award, a Pushcart Prize, an American ...

Ojaide, Tanure, 1948-.... (person)

Weidman, Bette S. (person)

Levertov, Denise, 1923-1997 (person)

The interview took place at Wells College, New York. From the description of Audio interviews with poet Denise Levertov by Clive Scott Chisholm : sound recordings, 1973 Jan. 27. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754864806 Correspondence to Lewis and Sophia Mumford from Denise Levertov and her husband, Mitchell Goodman. From the description of Letters, 1965-1976, to Lewis and Sophia Mumford. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155871475 ...

Weimann, Robert (person)

Weber, Brom, 1917-1998 (person)

Professor of English, University of California, Davis (1963-1986). From the description of Brom Weber papers, 1919-1969. (University of California, Davis). WorldCat record id: 60565459 ...

Farwell, Byron. (person)

Brown, Stuart Gerry, 1912-1991 (person)

Stuart Gerry Brown (1912- ) was an American author, educator, and political consultant. He taught at Syracuse University for nearly twenty years. Born April 13, 1912, in Buffalo, New York, to Charles H., Jr. and Edith (Brown) Brown, he received his A.B. degree from Amherst College in 1934 and his Ph.D. from Princeton University in 1937. In 1937 he became an English instructor at the University of Wisconsin. In 1940, he went to Grinnell College as an associate professor o...

Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-.... (person)

As the winner of the National Book Award for her 1970 novel Them and the recipient of four O. Henry awards and numerous other literary prizes, Joyce Carol Oates is among the most distinguished writers in the United States. In her considerable body of work, she has created an array of male and female protagonists from a diversity of regional, economic, and occupational backgrounds. In the four decades since her first book, the short-story collection By the North Gate, appeared to critical acclaim...

Dembo, L. S. (person)

Williams, William Carlos, 1883-1963 (person)

This collection covers the years of William Carlos Williams's medical studies at the University of Pennsylvania, a year of service at a New York City hospital, a semester of medical study in Leipzig, and the period when he was setting up his medical practice and courting his future wife, Florence Herman, in his home town of Rutherford, N.J. During this time, his younger brother Edgar went from engineering and architectural studies at M.I.T. to further study of architecture at the American Academ...

Laughlin, James, 1914-1997 (person)

Laughlin writes as editor of New Directions. From the description of 1 TL (copy), 1959 April 30, New Directions, New York to Macmillan & Co. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122626450 James Laughlin (1914-1997) was an American publisher, poet and founder of New Directions Publishing Corporation. From the description of James Laughlin compositions sent to Hugh Witemeyer, 1982-1996. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612706693 Jame...

Taggart, John, 1942-.... (person)

Poet, editor, and professor of English at Shippensburg State College; b. John Paul Taggart. From the description of John Taggart papers, 1974-1975. (University of Connecticut). WorldCat record id: 28420710 American poet born in 1942 in Guthrie Center, Iowa. Received M.A. in English literature from the Univ. of Chicago in 1966 and Ph. D. in Humanities from Syracuse Univ. in 1974. Professor of literature and writing at Shippensburg State Univ. since 1972. ...

Barber, C. L. (Cesar Lombardi) (person)

Long, Robert Emmet. (person)

Hudspeth, Robert N. (person)