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Box 2

 Container

Contains 11 Collections and/or Records:

Correspondence, 1980-2010

 Series — Box: 2
Scope and Contents The Gail Sher Collection includes several manuscripts, both handwritten and typescript, along with notebooks for some manuscripts. The collection also includes a file of correspondence between Sher and her publishers; correspondence between Sher and Andrew Schelling, documenting their collaborative process in writing renga; photographs of Gail Sher and artwork by Gail Sher; and documentation of her published work, including many journals in which her poetry has appeared.

Other Writing and Personal Material, 1959-2010

 Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents The Gail Sher Collection includes several manuscripts, both handwritten and typescript, along with notebooks for some manuscripts. The collection also includes a file of correspondence between Sher and her publishers; correspondence between Sher and Andrew Schelling, documenting their collaborative process in writing renga; photographs of Gail Sher and artwork by Gail Sher; and documentation of her published work, including many journals in which her poetry has appeared.

Bread Pudding Sweet and Savory, 1985

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents Typescript of Bread Pudding Sweet and Savory along with typed narrative by Gail Sher about writing the book and correspondence regarding its publication.

Starving Passion: A Tribute to Anorexia, 1988

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents Bound typescript of Gail Sher's Master's thesis submitted to John F. Kennedy University.

Publications and Professional Work, 1980-1989

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 3
Scope and Contents Correspondence related to publication of Gail Sher's work, including Len Anderson (The Independent), E.R. Baxter (Niagara County Community College), Charles Bernstein (L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E), Robert Bertholf (Credences), Colin Browne (Writing), Gary Burnett (Princeton University), Madeleine Burnside and Andrew Kelly (Gnome Baker), George Butterick (The University of...

Renga: Gail Sher and Andrew Schelling, 2007-2010

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 4
Scope and Contents Correspondence and notes related to renga written by Gail Sher and Andrew Schelling.

Lecture Notes: "Poetry, Zen and the Linguistic Unconscious", 1989

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 5
Scope and Contents Lecture notes and transcript for and correspondence regarding Gail Sher's lecture given at WEstern Behavioral Sciences Institute.

My Diary, 1959

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 6

Tearsheets, 1988-2007

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 8
Scope and Contents Pages from publications where Gail Sher's writing appeared or where reviews of her work were published.

Photographs, 1986-2010

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 7
Scope and Contents The Gail Sher Collection includes several manuscripts, both handwritten and typescript, along with notebooks for some manuscripts. The collection also includes a file of correspondence between Sher and her publishers; correspondence between Sher and Andrew Schelling, documenting their collaborative process in writing renga; photographs of Gail Sher and artwork by Gail Sher; and documentation of her published work, including many journals in which her poetry has appeared.