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Rachel Guido De Vries Correspondence with Diane di Prima, Lyn Lifshin, and Marge Piercy

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: PCMS-0090
Correspondence from Diane di Prima, Lyn Lifshin, and Marge Piercy to Rachel Guido De Vries, as well as a draft of di Prima's work, Loba.

Dates

  • 1977-2009

Creator

Language of Materials

Collection material is in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Rachel Guido De Vries Correspondence with Diane di Prima, Lyn Lifshin, and Marge Piercy, 1977-2009, is open for research.

Copyright

Copyright of papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns. Researchers must obtain the written permission of the holder(s) of copyright and the Poetry Collection before requesting photocopies and/or publishing quotations from materials in the collection. Once permission is obtained, most papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures unless otherwise specified.

Extent

.25 Linear Feet (1 manuscript box)

Overview

Rachel Guido de Vries is a poet and fiction writer who has known Diane di Prima since meeting her at Syracuse, NY, in the mid-1980s. This collection consists of correspondence from Diane di Prima, Lyn Lifshin, and Marge Piercy to Rachel Guido De Vries, as well as a draft of di Prima's work, Loba.

Historical Note

Rachel Guido de Vriesis a poet and fiction writer who has known Diane di Prima since meeting her at Syracuse, NY, in the mid-1980s. Her books of poetry include A Woman Unknown in Her Bones (Bordighera Books, 2014), The Brother Inside Me (Guernica Editions, 2008), Gambler's Daughter(Guernica Editions, 2001), How to Sing to a Dago (Guernica Editions, 1996),and Tender Warriors(Firebrand Books, 1986), as well as children’s books Stati Zitta, Josie (Bordighera, 2014), and Teeny Tiny Tino’s Fishing Story (Bordighera 2008), which won the Paterson Prize for Books for Young People Award). She is a poet in the schools and conducts independent workshops and readings. A New Jersey native, she lives in Cazenovia, NY.

Acquisition Information

Materials purchased from Bill Morgan of Morgan and Rosenthal, Pownal, VT, in 2016.

Accruals

No further accruals are expected.

Processing Information

Collection was processed by Marie Elia in 2018.
Title
Finding aid for Rachel Guido De Vries Correspondence with Diane di Prima, Lyn Lifshin, and Marge Piercy
Status
completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Marie Elia
Date
June 2018
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
eng

Repository Details

Part of the The Poetry Collection Repository

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