Zabel, Morton Dauwen. Papers 1901-1964

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Zabel, Morton Dauwen. Papers, 1901-1964

Zabel, Morton Dauwen. Papers 1901-1964

Morton Dauwen Zabel (1901-1964), author, critic, editor and scholar of nineteenth-century English and European literature. PhD,University of Chicago, 1933. Associate editor, Poetry: A Magazine of Verse (1928-1936), full editor (1936-1937). Professor of English, University of Chicago (1947-1964).The Morton D. Zabel Papers follow closely the professional, scholarly life of Zabel through most of his activities from 1928 on, notably his association with Poetry, his professorship at the University of Chicago and his chairmanship of the Vaughn Moody Lecture Series and Harriet Monroe Poetry Award committees, and include additional miscellaneous correspondence in respect to his travels and colleagues. The papers are divided into four series.

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