Daniel Curley Papers, 1932-91 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 15/7/37
Acquired: 9/18/1986; 4/13/89; 7/17/89; 10/20/89;10/10/90
Volume: 26.0 cubic feet
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Description: Papers of Daniel Curley (1919-88), professor of English (1955-88), including correspondence with contributors to Accent about rejection and acceptance of manuscripts, style, advice concerning writing and revising poetry and short stories, review of manuscripts, and related topics (1955-63); correspondence, manuscripts, mailing lists and production documents for Ascent (1974-88); manuscripts for criticism articles, book reviews, program notes, poetry, plays, short stories, children's books and novels (1954-90); Illinois Arts Council grants (1974-87); family (1941-42, 1965-76) and general (1950--88) correspondence; and obituaries and memorials (1988-89). Major correspondents include Stanley Elkin, Roger Ebert, Hilton Kramer, Fred Manalli, John Moffitt, and C. P. Snow.