Martha Ronk papers, 1983-2008.


Martha Ronk papers, 1983-2008.

The collection includes correspondence with colleagues and publishers; typescript drafts for her books of collected poetry, reviews and articles; editorial materials for Littoral Books projects and issues of The New Review of Literature; flyers and documentation of her poetry readings; and miscellaneous teaching material and awards.

4.6 lin. ft. (9 archives boxes and 11 oversize folders)

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Ronk, Martha Clare (person)

Born on February 19, 1940, in Cleveland, Ohio, Ronk received her B.A. in English from Wellesley College and her Ph.D. from Yale University in 1968. She taught at Tufts University (1967-1971), and currently teaches at Occidental College. Ronk founded Littoral Books with writers Paul Vangelisti and Dennis Phillips in 1990; co-edited the journal The New Review of Literature. Her published books of collected poetry include Desire in LA (1990), Desert Geometries: Poems (1992), and Eyetrouble (1998). ...

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Clayton Eshleman was born in Indianapolis, Indiana, in 1935. He earned a B.A. in philosophy and an M.A. in creative writing, both from Indiana University. He is the author of numerous collections of poetry and prose, including Under World Arrest (1994), Companion Spider (2002), An Alchemist with One Eye on the Fire (2006), and Reciprocal Distillations (2007), and has translated the work of César Vallejo and Aimé Césaire, among others. He founded and edited the literary magazines Caterpillar (196...

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