Edgar Bowers collection,
Edgar Bowers collection, 1935-1986
Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library
Atlanta, GA 30322
Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/8z164
Table of Contents
|Title:||Edgar Bowers collection, 1935-1986|
|Call Number:||Manuscript Collection No. 928|
|Extent:||.5 linear ft. (1 box)|
|Abstract:||Collection of materials related to poet Edgar Bowers including diaries, correspondence, manuscripts, notebooks, and course syllabi.|
|Language:||Materials entirely in English.|
Restrictions on Access
Collection stored off-site. Researchers must contact the Rose Library in advance to access this collection.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.
Related Materials in Other Repositories
Edgar Bowers papers, Special Collections Department, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California Los Angeles
Emory University also holds part of the private library of Edgar Bowers. These materials may be located in the Emory University online catalog by searching for: Bowers, Edgar, former owner.
[after identification of item(s)], Edgar Bowers papers, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.
Edgar Bowers (1924-2000), poet, was born in Rome, Georgia. He studied at the University of North Carolina and completed graduate studies at Stanford University. Bowers taught English at the University of California Santa Barbara for most of his career. He is the author of five collections of poetry: Collected Poems, For Louis Pasteur: Selected Poems, Living Together, The Astronomers, and The Form of Loss. He died in San Francisco on February 4, 2000.
Scope and Content Note
The collection consists of material related to Edgar Bowers from 1935-1986. The collection includes manuscripts, notebooks, course syllabi, correspondence, and diaries.