Marion Montgomery typescripts

Marion Montgomery typescripts

Descriptive Summary

Title: Marion Montgomery typescripts
Creator: Montgomery, Marion
Inclusive Dates: 2011
Language: English
Extent: 0.15 Linear Feet (3 documents)
Collection Number: ms4041
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Marion Montgomery (1925-2011) was a poet, novelist, intellectual, and literary critic. He taught composition, literature, and creative writing at the University of Georgia for thirty-three years. Piety and a recovery of reason are constant themes in his writing. He also wrote hundreds of poems, dozens of short stories, three novels, one novella, and more than twenty books of literary and cultural criticism. Montgomery received numerous awards for his fiction and verse in the 1960s and early 1970s. In 2001 he received the Stanley W. Lindberg Award for outstanding contributions to Georgia's literary heritage.

Gathered from the New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content

This collection contains three typescripts from 2010-2011 by Georgia writer Marion Montgomery.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Marion Montgomery typescripts, ms4041, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

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