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Box 3


Contains 6 Collections and/or Records:

Kenneth Cox: Collected Essays, undated

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 16
Scope and Contents Approximately 30pp from a collection of KC essays, along with a list of essays under the title of "Contemporaries."

Kenneth Cox: Uncollected Writings, undated

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 17
Scope and Contents Uncollected essay, published in Earth Ship 3: "Three Who Have Died," 3pp (cc) amended (title refers to Lorine Niedecker, to Jean Follain, and Stevie Smith). Reviews of Edward Upward's The Rotten Elements (1969), Ian Hamilton's The Visit (Faber 1970), Derek Pearsall's Old English and Middle English Poetry (1977), Peter Dent's Midwinter Nights (1988), Wendell Berry's The Landscape of Harmony, Donald Davie's Under Briggflatts (1989), Jules Laforgue's Poems trans. Peter Dale (Anvil) and Apollinaire...

Kenneth Cox: Essays, undated

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 18
Scope and Contents Folders containing carbon copies of essays "Louis Zukofsky," "The Poetry of Louis Zukofsky," "Louis Zukofsky: 'A'-19," "Louis Zukofsky: 'A'-22 and 23," "Louis Zukofsky: 'A'-24," "Frederigo Tozzi: How I Read," "Frederigo Tozzi," "August Kleinzahler," "Robert Creeley," "Basil Bunting," "A Commentary on Bunting's 'Villon,'" "Roy Fisher," and "Gael Turnbull's Poetry."

Kenneth Cox: Letters regarding essays and Federigo Tozzi translation, undated

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 19
Scope and Contents List of publishers to whom Cox offered the Tozzi novel, along with 33pp of correspondence to and from publishers.

Kenneth Cox: Notes, Correspondence, and Reviews regarding translation of Federigo Tozzi's Con Gliocchi Chiuti, undated

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 20
Scope and Contents The Kenneth Cox Collection consists of manuscript material and correspondence, primarily Cox's notes, research, and drafts. The files on Louis Zukofsky, Ezra Pound, and Lorine Niedecker constitute significant portions of the collection, and the file on Niedecker includes extensive correspondence from her to Cox.

Kenneth Cox: Eyes Shut, undated

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 21
Scope and Contents Printers proofs, contract, and associated correspondence for Eyes Shut.