Sylvere Lotringer Papers and Semiotext(e) Archive 1960-2000 (Bulk 1973-2000).
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Blanchot, Maurice, 1907-2003
Maurice Blanchot (1907-2003) was born in Quain, in Saône-et-Loire, to a conservative and Catholic family. Blanchot went on to study Philosophy and German at the University of Strasbourg, where he first met Emmanuel Levinas and became lifelong friends, likely in 1925 or 1926. By 1929, Blanchot moved to Paris. He briefly studied medicine at Saint Anne’s Hospital in the early 1930s and then became involved with writing for French far-right journals. With the outbreak of World War II, Blanchot withd...
American composer. From the description of Imaginary landscape no. 4 or March no. 2, 1951. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 406987239 American composer, philosopher, and writer on music. From the description of [Renga]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270967275 In the summers of 1940 and 1941, John Cage was on the dance faculty of Mills College (Oakland, Calif.). He composed Dance music for Elfrid Ide when she was a student in 1940. ...
Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997
Irwin Allen Ginsberg was born on June 3, 1926 in Newark, New Jersey to Louis and Naomi (Levy) Ginsberg. American poet, author, lecturer, and teacher who was one of the core members of the Beat Generation of American author's in the 1950's and early 1960's along with Jack Kerouac, William S. Burroughs, and Neal Cassady. He died of complications of liver cancer on April 6, 1997. From the description of Allen Ginsberg papers, 1937-1994. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 462019390 ...
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965
Thomas Stearns Eliot (1888-1965), a poet, critic, editor, and playwright, was born in St. Louis, Missouri. He received a B. A. in 1909 and an M. A. in 1910 from Harvard, where he also pursued a doctoral degree in philosophy. In 1915, he married Vivienne (Vivien) Haigh-Wood. He completed his dissertation in 1916 while living in England and submitted it to Harvard, but was unable to defend it. He was literary editor of the avant-garde magazine The Egoist. In the Spring 1917, he publishe...
Vollmann, William Tanner, 1959-
William T. Vollmann, 1959-, Santa Monica, California. Educated at Deep Springs College, Cornell University, and the University of California at Berkeley. Vollmann is a complex and innovative novelist and journalist who has often mixed the two genres, and who often includes autobiographical elements in the mix. He is also an artist and photographer, and has included this kind of work in his books. In addition, he is a maker of artists' book, and distributes them through his own press, Cotangent P...
Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941
Virginia Woolf (b. January 25, 1882, London, England–d. March 28, 1941, Ouse, River, Englnad) was a noted novelist and is now viewed as a pioneer of feminist literature. She was a member of the Bloomsbury Group, comprised of English artists, philosophers, and writers in the early twentieth century. She was also a co-founder and operator (along with husband Leonard Woolf) of Hogarth Press. Though she received little formal education, her father, a writer and editor with strong ...
Asada, Akira, 1957-....
Saussure, Ferdinand de, 1857-1913.
Saussure, a Swiss linguist, was considered to be the father of modern linguistic science. From the description of Ferdinand de Saussure linguistic papers, 1874-1889. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612367950 From the guide to the Ferdinand de Saussure linguistic papers, 1874-1889., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) ...
Wulf, Christoph, 1944-....
Jane Dickson arrived in Sydney from Scotland in 1839, and married David Dickson in the same year. She and her husband lived at Maitland and Bolwarra, Hunter River district, N.S.W. David Dickson died in 1867. From the description of Notes with newscuttings [manuscript]. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225817851 ...
Sanders, Edward, active 17th century
Editor of Fuck you : a magazine of the arts, and proprietor of Peace Eye Books. From the description of Papers, [ca. 1968-ca. 1969] (Ohio State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 13703380 Epithet: Lieutenant-Colonel Deputy Sec Military Dept Government of India British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000410.0x00007d Beat poet and author, publisher and editor of Fuck You magazine and press, o...
Ferdière, Gaston, 1907-
Laura Foreman was a dancer, choreographer, visual artist, writer and director of dance at New School University. She lived and worked in New York City from the mid-1960s until her death. Foreman worked primarily in dance for the first decade of her time in Manhattan, operating both the Laura Foreman Dance Company and Composers' and Choreographers' Theatre with her husband, John Watts. In the late 1970s she began working in more abstract performance and visual art. Perhaps her most well-known pie...
Epithet: (Eleanor of), wife of Ercole I d'Este, Duke of Modena and Ferrara British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001108.0x000020 French writer. From the description of Aragon manuscripts, 1971-1979. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 80460887 Epithet: Henry of, Duke of Villena, son-of Ferdinand I, of Aragon British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Des...
Freud, Sigmund, 1856-1939
Austrian neurologist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Vienna, to an unidentified recipient, 1932 Aug. 17. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270870831 Eisler was the secretary of the Sigmund Freud archive in New York City; Urban was a professor in Mainz, Germany, who was editing a volume of materials on the reception of psychoanalysis. From the description of Correspondence with Franz Werfel and Adolf Klarmann, 1926, 1970-1971. (University of Pennsy...
Cherry, Reginald B.
Rattray, David, -1654
King, Kenneth, 1948-
Kenneth King is an American postmodern dancer-choreographer and writer who was born in Freeport, New York on January 11, 1943. He received a B.A. in religion and philosophy from Antioch College in 1965. King studied dance at the Martha Graham School, Ballet Arts, and with Merce Cunningham, Paul Sanasardo, Mia Slavenska, and Syvilla Fort. His first New York dance was presented in 1964, with the title cup/saucer/two dancers/radio; it has been called the first “Pop Art” dan...
Lischka, Gerhard Johann.
Certeau, Michel de.
Camus, Albert, 1913-1960
Albert Camus (1913-1960) was an influential intellectual and writer. He was born and raised in Algeria, but spent most of his life during World War II and afterwards in France. Camus received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1957. From the description of Albert Camus papers, 1936-1959. (Wesleyan University). WorldCat record id: 299152604 Albert Camus (1913-1960) was a French author, journalist, and philosopher. From the guide to the Albert Camus Letters to Lucet...
Peraldi, François 1938-1993.
Mueller, Cookie, 1949-1989
Dorothy Karen "Cookie" Mueller (March 2, 1949 – November 10, 1989) was an American actress, writer, and Dreamlander who starred in many of filmmaker John Waters' early films, including Multiple Maniacs, Pink Flamingos, Female Trouble, and Desperate Living. Cookie Mueller grew up with her parents Frank Lennert Mueller (d. 1984) and Anne (Sawyer) Mueller (d. 1995, aged 82) in the Baltimore suburbs in a house near the woods, a mental hospital and railroad tracks. She was nicknamed Cookie as a ba...
Auster, Paul, 1947-....
Paul Auster (b. 1947) is a Brooklyn-based novelist, screenplay writer, poet, essayist and translator. From the description of Paul Auster collection of papers, 1999-2006 2000-2005. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 770725385 From the guide to the Paul Auster Papers, 1963-1995, 1972-mid-1995, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) From the guide to the Paul Auster collection of papers, 19...
Spero, Nancy, 1926-2009
Painter and collage artist; New York, N.Y. From the description of Nancy Spero papers, 1961-1979. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 86118523 Nancy Spero (1926- ) is a painter living and working in New York, N.Y. Judith Olch Richards (1947- ) is former Executive director of iCI in New York, N.Y. Nancy Spero is an activist and feminist and was married to fellow artist Leon Golub. From the description of Oral history interview with Nancy Spero,...
Beitchman, Philip, 1939-....
Bataille, Georges, 1897-1962
Fleming, Jim, 1950-
Laederach, Jürg, 1945-
Sylvère Lotringer is a literary critic and cultural theorist. He is best known for founding the journal Semiotext(e), which is largely credited with introducing the work of French theorists like Jean Baudrillard, Gilles Deleuze,Paul Virilio, Felix Guattari, Michel Foucault and Jean-Francois Lyotard to an English-speaking audience.Lotringer was born in Paris to Polish-Jewish immigrants. He spent the Nazi occupation of Paris as a "hidden child", later relocating with his family to Israel. He retu...
Epithet: poet British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000974.0x0002a1 ...
David Wojnarowicz (born 1954 in Red Bank, N.J.; died 1992 in New York) was a painter, photographer, writer, filmmaker, performance artist and activist who was prominent in the New York City art world of the 1980s. This was his first book. From the description of Sounds in the distance : thirty-five monologues from the road, 1978 / David Wojnarowicz. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 703905008 David Wojnarowicz was a painter, writer, photographer, filmmaker, perf...
Ballard, J. G., 1930-2009
Epithet: writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000205.0x0001bc James Graham Ballard, born 15 November 1930 in Shanghai, was a writer of dystopian, literary fiction whose novels and short stories of a contemporary society in insidious thrall to technology, the media, and relentless progress both expanded and defied the genre of science fiction. He died 19 April 2009 in London, England. From the desc...
Lévi-Strauss, Claude, 1908-2009
Claude Lévi-Strauss (b. Nov. 28, 1908, Brussels, Blegium–d. Oct. 30 2009, Paris, France) grew up in Paris and studied law and philosophy at the Sorbonne. In 1935, was part of a French cultural mission to Brazil as a visiting professor of sociology at the University of São Paulo while his then wife, Dina. Together they conducted research into the Mato Grosso and the Amazon Rainforest. Lévi-Strauss returned to France in 1939. He was employed at a lycée in Montpellier but was dismissed under the Vi...
Guattari, Félix, 1930-1992.
Sackville-West, V. (Victoria), 1892-1962
Victoria Sackville-West (1892-1962), English poet, novelist, and author of books on gardening, known for her association with the Bloomsbury group and the gardens she designed at Sissinghurst Castle. From the description of Passenger to Teheran, 1926. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702191711 From the description of Victoria Sackville-West writings and commonplace book, 1910-1961. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702184003 Vita Sackville-West was an English novelist, p...
Todorov, Tzvetan, 1939-....
Steir, Pat, 1940-....
Pat Steir (1938- ) is a painter and printmaker in New York, N.Y. Judith Olch Richards (1947- ) is the former executive director for iCI in New York, N.Y. From the description of Oral history interview with Pat Steir, 2008 Mar. 1-2. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 227194412 ...
Stern, Dagmar C.
Lorho, Robert, 1935-....
Golub, Leon, 1922-2004
Leon Golub (1922-2004) was a painter from New York, N.Y. From the description of Oral history interview with Leon Golub, 1968 Oct. 28-Nov. 18 [sound recording]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 495595177 Painter; New York (N.Y.); b. 1922, in Chicago, Ill.; d. Aug. 8, 2004, in Manhattan, N.Y. From the description of Leon Golub interview, 1968 Oct. 28-Nov. 18. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 220186257 Painter; New York, N.Y.; b. 1922, in Chicago, Ill.; d. Aug...
Müller, Heiner, 1929-1995.
Wolfson, Louis, 1931-....
Burroughs, William S., 1914-1997
William S. Burroughs (1914-1997) was an American experimental novelist, "beat" poet, and cultural icon. From the guide to the William S. Burroughs Letter, undated, (Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries) William S. Burroughs (1914-1997), American novelist, essayist, writer of experimental fiction. A primary member of the Beat generation, he was an avant-garde author who affected postwar popular culture as well as literature. From the ...
Paris, Heidi 1950-2002
Acker, Kathy, 1948-1997
Cyberpunk author and performance artist. From the description of Papers, 1975-1996 and n.d. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 154271515 Cyberpunk author and performance artist. Acker died in 1997. From the description of Papers, 1973-1978. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 154271575 From the description of Kathy Acker papers, 1973-1996 and undated. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 33429120 d. 1996. ...
Guyotat, Pierre, 1940-....
Fletcher, Jim F.
Sherman, Stuart C.
Class of 1939. Librarian of the John Hay Library, 1968-1976, when he became University library bibliographer. In 1978-79, he was the acting University librarian. He twice served as a member of the Board of Editors of the Brown Alumni Monthly, and was the editor of books at Brown, executive secretary of the Friends of the Library, and a director of the Associated Alumni. From the guide to the Stuart C. Sherman papers, Sherman (Stuart C.) papers, (bulk 1957-1980), circa 1720-1980, (Joh...
Brion Gysin was born on January 19, 1916, in Taplow, Buckinghamshire, England. Gysin first established himself as a painter, attending the Sorbonne from 1934-1935 and associating with figures such as Max Ernst, Yves Tanguy, and Salvador Dali. In 1935 he participated in the Surrealist Drawing Exhibitions, although his work was withdrawn by Surrealist founder Andre Breton. Gysin also attended the University of Bordeaux from 1949-1952 and Archivos de India at the University of Seville from 1952-195...
Godine, David R.
Kamper, Dietmar, 1936-2001
Cooper, Dennis, 1953-....
Bin Wahad, Dhoruba
Dos Santos, Judite
Flanagan, Bob, 1952-1996
Santos, Laymert Garcia dos.
Malanga, Gerard A.
American poet and photographer. Lavin is publisher of Four Zoa Books. From the description of Leaping over gravestones ; [Typed letter signed, to Stu Lavin, 1976] / Gerard Malanga. (University of California, San Diego). WorldCat record id: 18447199 Gerard Joseph Malanga was born on Mar. 20, 1943 in New York City; attended Univ. of Cincinnati, 1960-61, and New School for Social Research, 1961-63; BA, Wagner College, 1964; attended Library of Tibetan Works and Archives, 1972; ...
Foucault, Michel, 1926-1984
Deleuze, Gilles, 1925-1995
De Sana, Jimmy
Jimmy De Sana was born in Detroit on November 12, 1949, where he lived until his family relocated to Atlanta in 1955. De Sana studied art in high school and at the University of Georgia in Atlanta. In 1972, before moving to New York City, he published 101 Nudes, a lithographic portfolio. This first mature work, comprised of nude photographs of himself and his friends in suburban settings, introduced themes that remained important throughout his career. De Sana's first ex...
Acconci, Vito, 1940-....
B. 1940. From the description of Vito Acconci artist file. (Whitney Museum of American Art). WorldCat record id: 228432004 B. in New York on January 24, 1940. From the description of Vito Acconci : Artist File. (International Center of Photography). WorldCat record id: 440799764 Interviewee Vito Acconci (1940- ) is an installation artist, designer, and architect in Brooklyn, N.Y. Judith Olch Richards (1947- ) is a former director of iCI in N...
Woolf, Leonard, 1880-1969
Leonard Woolf, husband of Virginia Woolf, was a unique thinker and theorist in his own right--sophisticated, principled, and humane. His legacy is inextricably tied with the Bloomsbury Set, one of the most influential literary groups of the 20th century, and with Hogarth Press, which he co-founded with his wife. From the description of Leonard Woolf letter to Wigram, 1935 June 10. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 52221264 Leonard Sidney Woolf (1...
Holt, Nancy (Nancy F.)
Živančević, Nina, 1957-
Diaz, George L.
Amos Poe (Amos Jay Porges) was born in Tel Aviv in 1949, and his family emigrated to the United States in 1957. The Russian invasion of Czechoslovakia provided a source for his first photographic series in 1968. His film career began in the early 1970s, when he made his first Super-8 films and briefly worked in distribution. Poe became one of the leading figures of the No Wave Cinema Movement (1976-1985) that developed out the New York East Village music and art community, which included Jim Jar...
Intra, Giovanni, 1968-2002
Nietzsche, Friedrich Wilhelm, 1844-1900
German philosopher and poet. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Nice, to his banker, H.C. Kürbitz in Naumburg a. d. Saale, 1887 Dec. 11. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270610619 ...
Allon Schoener (1926- )is an independent curator and historian in New York, N.Y. and Los Angeles, Calif. From the description of Harlem on My Mind exhibition records, 1965-2009. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 613316798 From the description of Harlem on My Mind exhibition records, 1966-2009. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 744436596 Allon Schoener (1926- ) is an independent curator and historian in New York, N.Y. and Los Angeles, Calif. From the descriptio...
Kristeva, Julia, 1941-....
Lacan, Jacques, 1901-1981
American writer. From the description of Letters to Theodore S. Amussen [manuscript], [ca. 1948?]. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647823381 Norman Mailer was an American author and celebrity, admired for his novels and social commentary, and winner of two Pulitzer Prizes. Born in New Jersey and raised in Brooklyn, New York, Mailer became interested in writing while studying aeronautical engineering at Harvard. He served in World War II, which led to the acclai...
Davis, Lydia, 1947-....
Raggenbass, Rolando, 1950-
Lynne Tillman is a writer, filmmaker, and cultural critic. Tillman grew up in Woodmere, Long Island and came to New York City to study painting, literature and history at Hunter College. After graduating she lived in Europe for 6 years, moving between London and Amsterdam and taking part in the avant-garde film scene as a filmmaker and organizer. While in Europe she compiled a collection of writings by Americans living abroad. This book, titled Americans Abroad, was never published despite havin...
Artaud, Antonin, 1896-1948
French poet, actor, painter, art critic, and active letter-writer; editor of the Surrealist journal La révolution surréaliste, 1924-1927. From the description of Letter to Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler from Antonin Artaud, 1923. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 83603736 ...
Negri, Antonio, 1933-....
Pélieu, Claude, 1934-2002
Claude Pélieu (December 20, 1934 – December 24, 2002) was a French poet, translator and artist. He lived in France until 1963, when he moved to the United States, where he spent most of the rest on his life. Friend and associate of William S. Burroughs. From the description of Claude Pelieu collection, 1953-1974. (Scottsdale Public Library). WorldCat record id: 36689156 ...
Christo (American/Bulgarian, b.1935) is a sculptor best known for his unique wrapped works, which span from small-scale wrapped books to entire buildings and sites in nature, encased in fabric. Christo, born Christo Vladimiroff Javacheff, attended the art academy in Sofia as a youth, trained in the Socialist Realist aesthetic of the era. He moved to Prague, where he was first exposed to the work of early European modernists, and later to Paris, where he befriended a group of artists including Yv...
Lee Breuer, adaptor and director. William Shakespeare, playwright. From the description of Mabou mines' Lear: typescript, 1990. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122517948 ...
Tweedie, Merylyn 1953-
Robbe-Grillet, Catherine, 1932-
Jeudy, Henri-Pierre, 1945-....
Composer. From the description of Autograph sheet signed : [New York], 1985 May 30. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270911568 American composer. From the description of Intro to Nite Train. [1976?] (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270563906 From the description of Dance No. 3 / Philip Glass. 1978. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270563904 ...
Weiss, Alan S.
Kelsey, John (John Michael)
Morton, John L.
Epithet: of Darlington British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000352.0x00032b Epithet: of Woodchester, Agent to Lord Willoughby de Broke British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000841.0x0000c5 Epithet: Archbishop of Canterbury 1486, Cardinal 1493 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/810...
Preston, John, 1957-
Epithet: of Apletrewick British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000614.0x00026f Resident of Walnut Grove (Washington Co.), Va. From the description of Papers, 1794-1845. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 20120935 Epithet: Master of Emmanuel College, Cambridge British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000614.0x00024c ...
Laing, R. D. (Ronald David), 1927-1989
Ronald David Laing was born in Govanhill, Glasgow, Scotland, in 1927. He started at Hutchesons' Boys' Grammar School, Glasgow, in 1932 where he excelled in Classics and Music being elected a Licentiate of the Royal Academy of Music on 30th March 1944, and an associate of the Royal College of Music in April 1945. During his time at school he also read numerous works of philosophy, including Freud, Marx, Nietzsche and especially Kierkegaard. Laing attended the University o...
Paris, Jean J.
Brown, Trisha, 1936-....
Sivadon, Danielle, 1937-....
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970
Russell was an English logician and philosopher. Marsh edited Russell's Logic and knowledge: essays 1901-1950 and wrote about Russell. From the guide to the Letters to Robert C. (Robert Charles) Marsh, 1950-1959., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) Russell, British philosopher and mathematician and the 3rd Earl Russell. From the description of [Letter, 19]44 Dec. 8, Trinity College, Cambridge [to] Dear Sir / Bertrand Russell. (Smith C...
Martel, Richard, 1950-....
Epithet: lord and co-parcener of Chilwelll British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000759.0x000308 ...
Smith, Duncan (Duncan N.)
Rower, Ann, 1938-
Foreman, Richard A., 1957-
Pierssens, Michel, 1945-....
Kraus, Chris, 1963-....