Women and literature
Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:
Bonnie Kern papers
Iowa author who was a victim of sexual and physical abuse, served time in prison and later placed into Iowa's work release program.
Bonnie Kern's book, Proclivity, is shelved in the printed works collection in IWA.
Constance Frick Irwin papers
Author, librarian, and professor of library science who was a WAVE during World War II.
Dorothy Ashby Pownall papers
Journalist who reported on Camp Dodge in Iowa during World War I.
Iowa City Women's Press records
Iowa City publisher and printer of lesbian and feminist books that existed from 1973 to 1985.
Janie Yates-Glandorf papers
Iowa City high school drama and English teacher.
Jean Kern papers
Professor of English and an independent scholar who taught in the Middle East and Eastern Europe as well as in Iowa.
Josephine Hirons Pullen papers
Teacher, artist, poet and author from Early, Iowa.
Margaret Thomsen Raymond papers
Author and editor of children's books and poetry.
Midwest Federation of Chaparral Poets (Iowa Chapter) records
The Iowa Chapter of Chaparral Poets met twice yearly (fall and spring); they studied poetry, conducted a poetry contest and wrote poetry for submission to Midwest Chaparral magazine. The organization was formed in 1942 and disbanded in 2001.
Nancy Pfeiffer Towner papers
Iowa City artist and poet who published in a variety of journals and won numerous awards for her work.
National League of American Pen Women, Iowa City Branch records
Local branch, formed in 1963, of group for women writers and artists.
National League of American Pen Women, Quad Cities Branch records
The National League of American Pen Women, Quad Cities Branch was established in 1976 to serve as an outlet for area women writers to communicate. The group organized scholarship competitions for high school student writers.
National League of American Pen Women, Waterloo-Cedar Rapids Branch records
Local chapter formed in 1932.
Papers of Ruth Suckow
This collection is comprised of photographs, letters, paintings, and manuscripts of Ruth Suckow, family, and friends.
Pittman Family papers
Postal card albums of Marilla and Edith Pittman.
Sally Stiles papers
Poet and president of the Artists in Action group in Muscatine, Iowa.
Virginia Randolph papers
Anamosa, Iowa, poet and niece of Elizabeth Wherry.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Winnifred Hiatt Scanlan papers
Memoir of growing up in Stockport, Iowa.
Two books, shelved in printed works collection [99-373 and 99-374].