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Jennifer Atkinson Papers (MSS007)

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Correspondence

Poems

Material towards Books and Manuscripts

Prose

Notebooks and Folders

Printed Matter

Miscellany



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Jennifer Atkinson Papers (MSS007), 1984-1995 | MSS Manuscripts

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Collection Overview

Title: Jennifer Atkinson Papers (MSS007), 1984-1995Add to your cart.

Predominant Dates:1984-1995

ID: MSS/MSS/007

Primary Creator: Atkinson, Jennifer, 1955-

Extent: 3.0 Boxes

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Jennifer Atkinson Papers consists of correspondence circa 1985-1995, drafts towards published works including The Dogwood Tree, Dares, and Jepthaw's Vows. Also included are numerous drafts of indiviual works of poetry and prose.

Collection Historical Note

Jennifer Atkinson (M.F.A., University of Iowa, 1984) is the author of two collections of poetry: The Dogwood Tree, and The Drowned City. She is the winner of the University of Alabama Poetry Prize for her first book and of the Samuel French Morse Prize for her second book, Atkinson has taught in the M.F.A. programs at Washington University in St. Louis and at George Mason University.

Administrative Information

Repository: MSS Manuscripts

Access Restrictions: Open

Use Restrictions:

Users of the collection must read and agree to abide by the rules and procedures set forth in the Materials Use Policies.

Providing access to materials does not constitute permission to publish or otherwise authorize use. All publication not covered by fair use or other exceptions is restricted to those who have permission of the copyright holder, which may or may not be Washington University.

If you wish to publish or license Special Collections materials, please contact Special Collections to inquire about copyright status at (314) 935-5495 or spec@wumail.wustl.edu. (Publish means quotation in whole or in part in seminar or term papers, theses or dissertations, journal articles, monographs, books, digital forms, photographs, images, dramatic presentations, transcriptions, or any other form prepared for a limited or general public.)

Preferred Citation: Name of the Collection, Washington University Libraries, Department of Special Collections


Box and Folder Listing


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[Series 1: Correspondence],
[Series 2: Poems],
[Series 3: Material towards Books and Manuscripts],
[Series 4: Prose],
[Series 5: Notebooks and Folders],
[Series 6: Printed Matter],
[Series 7: Miscellany],
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Series 2: PoemsAdd to your cart.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Sub-Series 1: Poems by AtkinsonAdd to your cart.
Individually foldered and listed alphabetically by title.
Folder 1: After the AnnunciationAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 2 page revisions in blue & red ink)
Folder 2: AfterwardAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 1 page, editorial marks in blue marker.)
Folder 3: All But OneAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 1 page revision in red ink.)
Folder 4: Ancient of DaysAdd to your cart.
(5 drafts, Typescript 5 page heavy revisions pencil & blue ink.)
Folder 5: The AnnunciationAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 2 page dated 7/6/94 revisions blue ink.)
Folder 6: August ElegyAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 2 pages dated 1/18/95 revisions in red ink.)
Folder 7: BackrubAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 2 pages)
Folder 8: Beaver Meadow RoadAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescriot 2 pages revisions in pencil & red ink.)
Folder 9: The Birds of the AirAdd to your cart.
(2 drafts, Typescript & Manuscript 2 pages revisions in black ink.)
Folder 10: Bitter Love SongAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 1 page)
Folder 11: Christian IslandAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript, 2 pages)
Folder 12: DaresAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript, 2 pages)
Folder 13: Daughters of JerusalemAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 1 page revisions blue & green ink.)
Folder 14: The Disfigurement of ShameAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 1 page)
Folder 15: The End of AdventAdd to your cart.
(3 drafts, Typescript 5 page, heavy revision in pencil. 1 draft dated 1/95, 2 drafts dated 3/95.)
Folder 16: Expecting FearAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript, 2 pages)
Folder 17: ExtraditionAdd to your cart.
(3 drafts, Typescript 3 pages pencil revisions 1 draft (photocopy) from Poetry)
Folder 18: Failed AttemptAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript, 1 page.)
Folder 19: Flying Kites in Late Winter TwilightAdd to your cart.
(2 drafts, Typescript, 2 pages)
Folder 20: For a Boy, 15, Shot, Who left the VCR ProgrammedAdd to your cart.
(1 draft. Typescript, 1 page.)
Folder 21: Haddam MeadowsAdd to your cart.
(2 drafts, Typescript 2 pages, pencil revisions, dated 9/18/94.)
Folder 22: Happiness Is EasyAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript, 1 page.)
Folder 23: How Undignified a ManAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript, 1 page)
Folder 24: HoneymoonAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript, 3 pages)
Folder 25: HypnotistAdd to your cart.
(2 drafts, Typescript 2 pages, notes in pencil.)
Folder 26: Imposing PresenceAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript, 2 pages.)
Folder 27: In the Future After My Mother's DeathAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript, 1 page pencil revisions.)
Folder 28: In the InterimAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 1 page revision in red ink.)
Folder 29: InheritanceAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript, 1 page revision in black ink.)
Folder 30: Jacob's DreamAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 1 page revision in pencil.)
Folder 31: On Wanting a ChildAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 1 page  revision in pencil.)
Folder 32: Outside RondaAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 1 page.)
Folder 33: Madonna and the BeeAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 1 page, revision in blue ink.)
Folder 34: My WoodstockAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 1 page, light revision in black ink.)
Folder 35: ResolutionAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 2 page, heavy revision in pencil.)
Folder 36: The RoseAdd to your cart.
(3 drafts, Typescript & Manuscript 3 pages, revisions in pencil and blue ink.)
Folder 37: Seven WordsAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 2 pages.)
Folder 38: StillnessAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 1 page. revision in black ink.)
Folder 39: Still Life With AngelAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 1 page.)
Folder 40: Teaching School in Kathmandu Valley: Dry SeasonAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 2 pages.)
Folder 41: This Dawn A Spectral WhitenessAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 1 page.)
Folder 42: To Save the Blooming Peonies from the Storm, I Pick ThemAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 1 page revision and sketches in red ink.)
Folder 43: UntitledAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 1 page.)
Folder 44: A Wedding Gift of Parrot TulipsAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 3 pages.)
Folder 45: What There IsAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 1 page revision in blue & black ink previously titled: The Four Blue Panes of an Evening Window.)
Folder 46: The World Is A Thing I Could PityAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 1 page, blue ink revisions.)
Folder 47: World Without EndAdd to your cart.
(1 draft, Typescript 2 pages, light revision in pencil.)
Sub-Series 2: Unidentified or UntitledAdd to your cart.
Consists of 21 pages, Typescript & Manuscript revised in blue, black, red ink and pencil.
Sub-Series 3: Poems in Manuscript FormAdd to your cart.
Consists of handwritten drafts of unidentified or untitled poems. Blue, black, red ink & pencil.
Sub-Series 4: Poems by OthersAdd to your cart.
Consists of Poems arranged alphabetically by author's name.
Item 1: Buege, BillAdd to your cart.
Item 1: A Roll of FilmAdd to your cart.
[long poem], 1 draft, Typescript 33 pages
Item 2: The Demise of the WheelAdd to your cart.
[poem], 1 draft, Typescript 3 pages
Item 3: Forget #17Add to your cart.
[poem], 1 draft, Typescript 2 pages with Autograph Letter Signed on 1st page in blue ink.
Item 2: Funk, AllisonAdd to your cart.
Item 1: RedbudAdd to your cart.
[long poem], 1 draft, Typescript 5 pages includes Autograph Letter Signed 1 page in blue ink.
Item 3: Pankey, EricAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Nocturne with Two FiguresAdd to your cart.
[poem], 2 drafts. Typescript 2 pages.
Item 2: Approaching AccademiaAdd to your cart.
single draft, revisions in pencil.
Item 3: To Anna Catherine del ValleAdd to your cart.
[poem], 1 draft. Typescript 1 page. notes in pencil and dated 10/94.
Item 4: PrayerAdd to your cart.
[table of contents], 1 draft. Typescript 1 page. with Autograph Letter Signed by Pankey in black ink & note by Atkinson in pencil.
Item 4: Schreiner, StevenAdd to your cart.
Item 1: HoneymoonAdd to your cart.
[poem], 1 draft, Typescript 3 pages, pencil revisions
Item 5: Sommer, JasonAdd to your cart.
Item 1: For X. Who Reads My Books in SolitudeAdd to your cart.
[poem], 2 drafts, Typescript 2 pages, notes in black ink and pencil.
Item 2: Love CarsAdd to your cart.
[poem], 1 draft, Typescript 1 page, revision in pencil
Item 3: Tonight It Is the ShoesAdd to your cart.
[poem], 1 draft, Typescript 3 pages, revision in pencil. dated 1/95 in red ink.
Sub-Series 5: Unidentified PoemsAdd to your cart.
Folder consists of 1 poem, single draft, Typescript 1 page

Browse by Series:

[Series 1: Correspondence],
[Series 2: Poems],
[Series 3: Material towards Books and Manuscripts],
[Series 4: Prose],
[Series 5: Notebooks and Folders],
[Series 6: Printed Matter],
[Series 7: Miscellany],
[All]


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