Dom Moraes Collection ca. 1956-1965


Dom Moraes Collection ca. 1956-1965

The Dom Moraes Collection containshandwritten and typed drafts of poetry, journal articles, screenplays, translations,and published and unpublished books. The materials are written in English and datefrom circa 1956 to 1965. Some items are fragile or torn: care should be takenwhen handling these papers.

4 boxes, 1 galley folder (1.68 linear feet)


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Moraes, Dom, 1938-2004 (person)

Dominic Francis Moraes was born July 19, 1938, in Bombay (now Mumbai), India, to Frank Moraes, an attorney and journalist, and Beryl Moraes, a doctor. The family moved often during Moraes’ childhood, and he traveled extensively with his father, the editor of The Times of India, especially to Australia and Southeast Asia. Moraes began writing poetry at age twelve and attended a Jesuit high school. At age eighteen he entered Oxford University where he met the influential poets W. H. A...