Lewis P. Simpson papers, 1923-2004 (bulk 1980-2000).


Lewis P. Simpson papers, 1923-2004 (bulk 1980-2000).

Correspondence consists primarily of Simpson's professional correspondence with peers, employees, publishers, reviewers, and organizations, but is interlaced with some personal notes. Topical Files consist of Simpson's works: book drafts, book reviews, essays, miscellaneous notes and writings, speeches, and lectures. It also contains clippings, awards, invitations to professional events, various reports, fliers, circulars, announcements, meeting notes and minutes, memos, photographs, miscellaneous notes for writing essays, bibliographies, numerous printed matter, film projects, television scripts, contracts, royalty statements, receipts, correspondence with the LSU Press, correspondence within the LSU Dept. of English, applications to the National Endowment for the Humanities, and itineraries.

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