Papers of Beth Hodges, 1972-1991 (inclusive).


Hodges, Beth. Papers of Beth Hodges, 1972-1991 (inclusive).

Papers of Beth Hodges, 1972-1991 (inclusive).

Collection includes journals, 1974-1989, and other autobiographical writings; drafts of poems and other writings; artwork; bibliographies and readings for women's studies and writing courses; newsletters from the Jacksonville Women's Movement, 1973-1977; personal and professional correspondence, especially regarding Margins, Sinister Wisdom, and other works to which Hodges contributed; etc. Also one audiotape of Modern Language Association panel, Contemporary Female Self-Definition in Literature and Life, with June Jordan, Honor Moore, Audre Lorde and Adrienne Rich, 1976.

5.25 linear ft. (4 cartons, 2 file boxes, 2 half file boxes, 1 folio+ folder)

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