Item Details

Claudia Emerson Papers [manuscript]

Emerson, Claudia
Format
Manuscript/Archive
Language
English
Summary
The collection includes drafts (manuscript and typescript) of: This time rains (master's thesis, 1991); Pharoah, pharoah (1997); early version of Pinion (ca. 1994); Pinion, an elegey (2002); Late wife (2005); and, preliminary drafts, notes and correspondence related to Figure studies (2008).
Also, manuscript juvenilia; notebooks with notes for University of Virginia courses (with personal notes or letters present); an unpublished short story, papers, tests and other material, notably writing on the family, which inspired Pinion; manuscript of an unpublished sonnet sequence; a lecture on Robert Frost (1988); manuscripts of unpublished, miscellaneous and occasional poems; manuscripts of early songs (ca. 1976-1980); printouts of songs written in collaboration with husband Kent Ippolito.
Also, correspondence professional colleagues Betty Adcock, Fred Chappell and Ellen Bryant Voigt; from editors of journals; correspondence and documents related to professional career from Danville Community College, Washington and Lee University and other institutions; correspondence regarding poetry readings and conferences; correspondence from Scott Ligon regarding Emerson's appearance in film; personal correspondence from friends; extensive correspondence from students, former students and their parents.
Also, student course evaluations and teaching notes; computer printouts of syllabi for Art of Literature (Mary Washington University); class books and calendar (2006)
And, appearances in periodicals and materials relating to awards and prizes, especially the Pulitzer Prize.
Description
3 cu. ft.
Cite as
Claudia Emerson Papers, 1976-2008, Accession #14402, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Biographical Note
Recipient of the 2006 Pulitzer Prize for poetry. Poet laureate of Virginia, 2008.
Technical Details
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    a| Claudia Emerson papers h| [manuscript], d| 1976-2008.
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    a| The collection includes drafts (manuscript and typescript) of: This time rains (master's thesis, 1991); Pharoah, pharoah (1997); early version of Pinion (ca. 1994); Pinion, an elegey (2002); Late wife (2005); and, preliminary drafts, notes and correspondence related to Figure studies (2008).
    520
      
      
    a| Also, manuscript juvenilia; notebooks with notes for University of Virginia courses (with personal notes or letters present); an unpublished short story, papers, tests and other material, notably writing on the family, which inspired Pinion; manuscript of an unpublished sonnet sequence; a lecture on Robert Frost (1988); manuscripts of unpublished, miscellaneous and occasional poems; manuscripts of early songs (ca. 1976-1980); printouts of songs written in collaboration with husband Kent Ippolito.
    520
      
      
    a| Also, correspondence professional colleagues Betty Adcock, Fred Chappell and Ellen Bryant Voigt; from editors of journals; correspondence and documents related to professional career from Danville Community College, Washington and Lee University and other institutions; correspondence regarding poetry readings and conferences; correspondence from Scott Ligon regarding Emerson's appearance in film; personal correspondence from friends; extensive correspondence from students, former students and their parents.
    520
      
      
    a| Also, student course evaluations and teaching notes; computer printouts of syllabi for Art of Literature (Mary Washington University); class books and calendar (2006)
    520
      
      
    a| And, appearances in periodicals and materials relating to awards and prizes, especially the Pulitzer Prize.
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    a| Claudia Emerson Papers, 1976-2008, Accession #14402, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
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    a| Recipient of the 2006 Pulitzer Prize for poetry. Poet laureate of Virginia, 2008.
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