Leslie Scalapino Papers, 1982-2010.


Leslie Scalapino Papers, 1982-2010.

Materials include correspondence with the scholarly and poetry communities, and manuscripts, typescripts, and pre-publication materials for Scalapino's published and unpublished literary works including collaborative projects and talks. Notable correspondents include Charles Bernstein, Ted Berrigan, Mei-Mei Berssenbrugge, Robert Creeley Clayton Eshleman, Lyn Hejinian, Susan Howe, Bernadette Mayer, Alice Notley, Jerome Rothenberg, Ron Sillman, and Anne Waldman. Also includes production materials for books published by O Books; audio and videorecordings of spoken word events and play performances; and miscellaneous biographical material including interviews, photographs, and reading announcements.

33.00 linear feet (81 archive boxes and 2 oversize folders)

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O Books

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Davies, Alan, 1951-

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Scalapino, Leslie.

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Leslie Scalapino (1947-2010) is a California Bay Area poet, scholar, experimental prose writer associated with the "Language School" poetry movement, and founding editor of O Books (Oakland, Calif.). At an early age, she traveled throughout Asia, Africa, and Europe, and her later work reflects some of these influences, including meditation on Zen writing and Tibetan philosophy. Her work has been published in many poetry and academic journals since the 1970s. Her awards include the Poetry Center ...

Silliman, Ronald, 1946-....

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American poet. From the description of Disappearance of the word, appearance of the world : signed typescript, [1976?]. (University of California, San Diego). WorldCat record id: 18849645 American poet, writer, and editor, born in Pasco, Washington, in 1946. Has lived in the San Francisco Bay Area most of his life, and is associated with the Language School of writers. Attended Merritt College, San Francisco State Univ., and the Univ. of California a...

Shein, Keith

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Levy, Andrew, 1962-....

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Grenier, Robert W.

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Hejinian, Lyn

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American poet, publisher, and editor, born in San Francisco in 1941. Associated with the Language School of contemporary poetry. Publisher of Tuumba Press chapbooks since the late 1970s and editor of Poetics journal since 1982. An important figure in promoting the avant-garde poetry of her day. Has spent most of her life in the San Francisco Bay Area. From the description of Lyn Hejinian papers, 1973-1994. (University of California, San Diego). WorldCat recor...