Summer Brenner papers 1962-2005


Summer Brenner papers 1962-2005

The Summer Brenner papers offers a comprehensive view of an American poet and novelist's life across four decades beginning in the 1960s. The collection includes extensive personal correspondence and journals, literary manuscripts and drafts documenting all stages of the writing and publishing process, and Brenner's work from magazine contributions, book publications, and community projects.

22 linear feet and 7 oversize boxes; (29 boxes)



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Frym, Gloria, correspondent. (person)

Codrescu, Andrei, 1946-.... (person)

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Brenner, Summer (person)

Summer (Rebecca Susan) Brenner, born March 17, 1945, was raised by her parents Edward and Rita Brenner, first generation Ashkenazic Jews, who settled in Atlanta, Georgia. Brenner became a novelist, poet, and activist; a mother of two children, Felix and Joanna; and now resides in Berkeley and the Bay Area of California. Raised by a creative mother who was an artist and a father who was politically liberal in the segregated South, Summer Brenn...

Crumb, R., correspondent. (person)

Frym, Gloria (person)

Born in 1947 in Brooklyn, New York, Frym studied writing with Robert Creeley at the University of New Mexico and later moved to San Francisco to teach creative writing at the New College of California. She has taught creative writing in the San Francisco county jail system, at the California College of the Arts, Western Connecticut State University, and the Naropa Institute. From the description of Gloria Frym papers, 1938-2007. (University of California, San Diego). WorldCat record ...

Gifford, Barry, 1946-.... (person)

American writer who has published novels, nonfiction, poetry, plays, and screenplays. He currently lives in Berkeley. From the description of Barry Gifford papers, circa 1970-2005. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 462019551 ...

Rodefer, Stephen (person)

American writer. From the description of Stephen Rodefer papers, 1955-1994. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122540967 BIOGRAPHY Stephen Rodefer's professional life has proven as eclectic and wide-ranging as the poetic voice emerging from his numerous books. As educator, he has taught undergraduate seminars at San Francisco State University, the University of California at San Diego, Jesus College at Cambridge University--a...

Rodefer, Stephen, correspondent. (person)

Young, Geoffrey, 1944- (person)

Kominsky-Crumb, Aline, 1948-... (person)

Chester, Laura, correspondent. (person)