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Alfred Corn collection

Alfred Corn collection

Descriptive Summary

Title: Alfred Corn collection
Creator: Corn, Alfred, 1943-
Inclusive Dates: 1976-1988
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s) 4 items
Collection Number: ms4040
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

American author Alfred Corn (b. 1943) was born in Bainbridge, Georgia. He has received two fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, as well as fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, and the Academy of American Poets. Corn won the 1982 Levinson Prize from Poetry magazine and has taught at City University of New York; Ohio State University in Columbus; Oklahoma State University in Stillwater; the University of California at Los Angeles; the University of Tulsa in Tulsa, Oklahoma; and Yale University.

For more information, see the article "Alfred Corn (b. 1943)" in the New Goergia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of four items regarding Alfred Corn: publicity photograph taken by Thomas Victor to promote the publication of All Roads at Once, published by Viking Press, 1976; publicity postcard announcing the publication of The Various Light, published by the Viking Press and Penguin paperback, 1980; The 74th annual awards ceremony program, held by the Poetry Society of America, April 13, 1984, containing a reprint of From the United Provinces, 1632-1677; publicity postcard announcing the publication of The West Door, published by Viking, 1988.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Alfred Corn collection, ms4040. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2017.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Corn, Alfred, 1943-

Related Collections in this Repository

Publications accompanying this collection have been cataloged individually and and can be searched by the series title: Alfred Corn Collection.

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