Papers relating to research on Janet Lewis, 1930-1994.


Papers relating to research on Janet Lewis, 1930-1994.

Correspondence, original works by Lewis, original works about Lewis, publications, newsclippings, photographs, audio cassettes, one 8 mm film, and 3 videos.

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Porter, Katherine Anne, 1890-1980 (person)

Katherine Anne Porter (1890-1980) was one of the most brilliant practitioners of the art of the short story. Her literary reputation rests on the stories in her Collected Stories (1964) rather than on her best-selling novel Ship of Fools (1962). Born Callie Russell Porter on May 15, 1890, she was the fourth of Harrison and Mary Alice Porter's five children. When her mother died in March 1892, her father moved the four surviving children from his farm in the central Texas community ...

Davie, Donald, 1922-1995 (person)

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Cunningham, J. V. (James Vincent), 1911-1985 (person)

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Parkinson, Thomas. (person)

Stafford, Clayton D. (Clayton Douglas), 1965- (person)

American poet, friend of Yvor Winters, Janet Lewis, Howard Baker, and Henry Ramsey. From the description of Clayton Stafford papers, 1911-1981. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122546347 ...

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Henderson, Alice Corbin, 1881-1949 (person)

American poet, editor, and writer on Southwestern topics. From the description of Papers, 1861-1987 (bulk 1920-1949). (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 122349020 Note: The initials ACH for Alice R. Corbin Henderson, WPH for her husband, William Penhallow Henderson, and AHR for her daughter, Alice Oliver Henderson Evans Rossin Colquitt are used throughout this inventory. AHR identified herself in h...

Bogan, Louise, 1897-1970 (person)

Louise Bogan was an American poet, critic, and teacher; she was poetry editor of The New Yorker for many years. From the description of Papers, 1930-1990 (inclusive), 1930-1970 (bulk). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122615911 Louise Bogan was born on August 11, 1897 in Livermore Falls, Maine. She was raised in Milton, New Hampshire and Ballardvale, Massachusetts and lived most of her adult life in New York City. She was educated at Boston Girls' Latin School beginning in 191...

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Parke, Catherine Neal. (person)

Ramsey, Henry F., 1907-1991 (person)

Student and friend of poet and critic, Yvor Winters. From the description of Henry Ramsey papers, 1929-1984. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754866395 ...

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Lewis, Janet, 1899-1998 (person)

American writer of many genres, including novels, short stories, poetry and librettos. Many of her friends and correspondents were at one time students or colleagues of Yvor Winters. From the description of Janet Lewis papers, 1964-1989. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122639569 Biographical Note : Yvor Winters Yvor Winters was born in Chicago on October 17, 1900, the son of a stockbroker. As a very young child he moved we...

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Powell, Grosvenor, 1932- (person)

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Wescott, Glenway, 1901-1987 (person)

Glenway Wescott (1901-1987) was the author of novels, poetry, short stories, and essays. He met Katherine Anne Porter in Paris in the 1930s, and they remained friends for many years. From the description of Glenway Wescott collection, 1932-1977 (bulk 1932-1962). (University of Maryland Libraries). WorldCat record id: 304239078 Glenway Wescott was an American author and personality. He was born in Wisconsin, and became part of the Paris literary circle of the 1920s before ret...

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Roberts, Elizabeth Madox, 1881-1941 (person)

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Simmons, Thomas H. (person)

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