Christopher Logue papers, 1939-1993 (bulk 1950-1993).

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Logue, Christopher, 1926-2011. Christopher Logue papers, 1939-1993 (bulk 1950-1993).

Christopher Logue papers, 1939-1993 (bulk 1950-1993).

The collection contains manuscripts of Logue's essays, plays, poems, short stories, and screenplays; reviews of his books; newspaper clippings; poster-poems; research files; videocassettes of his film performances; and voluminous correspondence (1949-1993). Among topics he discusses are Ezra Pound, and the Hugo Claus case. Manuscripts of his works include Girls, Kings, an account of books one and two of Homer's Iliad, New numbers, Ode to the dodo, poems from 1953 to 1978, Patrocleia, Pax, book XIX of the Iliad, She sings, he sings, Songs from the lily-white boys, War music, an account of books 16 to 19 of Homer's Iliad, and Weakdream sonnets. Correspondents include Samuel Beckett, Betsy Blair, Bertolt Brecht, Hugo Claus, Liese Deniz, Nell Dunn, T.S. Eliot, Ian Fleming, Graham Greene, Adrian Haggard, Michael Horovitz, Frank Kermode, Philip Larkin, Henry Miller, Laurence Olivier, Peter Orlovsky, John Osborne, George Steiner, and Shirley Thompson, among others.

15 cubic feet.

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