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English literature

 Subject
Subject Source: Lcsh: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 216 Collections and/or Records:

Iris Murdoch Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0212
Abstract British writer and philosopher. Manuscripts for most of her novels, plays, and poetry, primarily handwritten drafts in notebooks.
Dates: 1960-2000

Irving Brant Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0569
Abstract Writer and journalist. Manuscripts for four of his books, including The Bill of Rights.
Dates: 1962-1972

J. Clyde Ryan Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0687
Abstract Papers of J. Clyde Ryan. Manuscript for A Skeptic Dude in Arizona. 2 folders. Iowa Author Mss.
Dates: Undated

J. Gordon Chamberlin Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0580
Abstract Teacher, Methodist minister and writer on theological and educational subjects. Correspondence, course materials, sermons and speeches, with materials relating to his many books and articles.
Dates: 1930-1994

J. Hyatt Downing Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0591
Abstract Novelist and story writer. Correspondence, subject files, biographical material, and preliminary drafts of his writings.
Dates: 1925-1968

James C. Taylor Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0708
Scope and Contents There are no contents, the information for this collection has been moved to the Iowa Author’s Manuscript Collection, MsC0869.
Dates: 1940

James M. Wallace Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0483
Abstract Notebooks of a collector of children's books, artwork, and other items by children's author Marguerite de Angeli.
Dates: 1933-1989

James Norman Hall Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0619
Overview Manuscripts of some of Hall's poetry, plays, articles, and essays. Also drafts of his book, The Far Lands.
Dates: 1934-1952

James S. Flansburg Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0496
Abstract Journalist and editor for the Des Moines Register. Correspondence, editorials, and subject files reflecting his professional career as a reporter, editor, and columnist for the Register.
Dates: 1962-1998

Janie Yates-Glandorf papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0337
Abstract Iowa City high school drama and English teacher.
Dates: 1943-2005

Jay N. Darling Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0170
Abstract Correspondence, speeches, articles, leaflets, clippings, scrapbooks and a sketchbook, mostly dealing with politics, conservation, or family affairs, assembled by newspaper cartoonist Ding Darling of The Des Moines Register. There are also some 6,000 original pen-and-ink cartoons drawn by Darling.
Dates: Majority of material found in 1897-1962; Majority of material found in 1920-1949

Jay Sigmund Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0697
Abstract Insurance agent, poet, story writer, and lecturer on literature. Preliminary drafts of plays, poetry, an unpublished novel, and correspondence with writers of note.
Dates: 1911 - 1975

Jean Kern papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0631
Abstract Professor of English and an independent scholar who taught in the Middle East and Eastern Europe as well as in Iowa.
Dates: 1921-1988

Jeanette Eyerly Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0599
Abstract Author of books for young adults from More Than a Summer Love, (1962), with a special concern for mental health. Correspondence, notes, various drafts, promotional material, etc., of her many books for adolescents.
Dates: 1925-1994

John Leggett Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0503
Abstract Manuscripts and correspondence of the editor, writer, and director of the University of Iowa Writer's Workshop, 1969-1987. Papers include research files and drafts for Ross [Lockridge] and Tom [Heggen]: Two American Tragedies (New York: Simon and Schuster, 1974), including three hundred Ross Lockridge letters and 40 interviews; copies of newspaper articles and book reviews; 446 letters by and about Tom Heggen, 95 interviews, copies of stories and articles written by Heggen; copies of newspaper...
Dates: 1933-1987; 1970-1980

John Powell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0678
Abstract Historian. Correspondence and preliminary drafts of his writings. Iowa Author Mss.
Dates: 1935-1963; 1960-1970

John Towner Frederick Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0513
Abstract English professor, Iowa author, and founder and editor of The Midland. Correspondence, subject files, business records for The Midland, lectures, and preliminary drafts of writings, etc.
Dates: 1908-1975

John W. Carey Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0389
Abstract Newspaper editor in Rock Rapids and Sioux City, Iowa.
Dates: 1914-1939

Jose Donoso Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0340
Abstract Correspondence, notebooks and manuscripts of Chilean writer Jose Donoso. The collection contains a preliminary version of Donoso's first novel, Coronacion, many drafts of El obsceno pajaro de la noche (The Obscene Bird of Night), as well as drafts of stories and other writings.
Dates: 1951-1967

Joseph E. Evans Papers

 Collection
Identifier: msc0275
Abstract Editorial page editor of the Wall Street Journal. Correspondence, clippings and photographs relating to his editorial work, his experience in World War II, and his days as a graduate student at the University of Iowa.
Dates: 1935-1971; 1950-1971