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John Crowe Ransom: Letters Finding Aid

dc.contributor.otherJean and Alexander Heard Library. Special Collections and University Archives
dc.coverage.spatialNashville, Tennesseeen_US
dc.coverage.spatialGambier, Ohioen_US
dc.descriptionFinding aid for a collection. Collection description: This is a collection of 14 pieces of correspondence ranging from 1927 to 1957 that represents John Crowe Ransom’s correspondence with various publishers and editors with whom he worked over the course of his career. Many of the letters are written while he was editor of The Kenyon Review, a journal which he co-founded,from 1939-1959. The 8 letters from 1950 -1956 to World Publishing Company relate to the publication of a reader titled Kenyon Critics. These letters reflect his interest and dedication in the poetry world at large, and specifically his work to advance the work of his fellow Fugitive poets. The letters are arranged chronologically in three categories: Editorial Matters, The National Book Award for Poetry, and The Kenyon Review.en_US
dc.format.extent1 document (3 pages)en_US
dc.publisherVanderbilt University
dc.relation.ispartofseriesJean and Alexander Heard Libraryen_US
dc.subjectJohn Crowe Ransomen_US
dc.subjectKenyon Reviewen_US
dc.subjectNational Book Award for Poetryen_US
dc.titleJohn Crowe Ransom: Letters Finding Aiden_US
dc.typeFinding aid
dc.source.collectionJohn Crowe Ransom: Letters. Vanderbilt University, Special Collections and University Archives. Coll # MSS 773.en_US

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