Stuart Sherman - Literary Standards Correspondence, 1923-24 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 2/6/22
Volume: 0.1 cubic feet
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Description: Stuart Sherman - Literary Standards Correspondence, including four verses of poetry by David Kinley, titled "Christmas 1923," which congratulates Sherman on his criticism of "filthy writing" and Sherman's response, titled "Here lies 1923. 'There let it lie.' Meditations on a Piece of Marble (For all men past forty)," which denies his intention to impose "marble qualities on flesh and blood." The series includes Kinley's annotations on his poetry and two typewritten documents by Kinley on Sherman's criticism of contemporary literature.