Series 4
Printed material, 1977-2014
Boxes 54-67; OP 1-3

Scope and Content Note

The series consists of printed material from 1977-2014 and includes printed material by and about Rita Ann Higgins, as well as other printed material collected by Higgins. Printed material by and about Higgins contains promotional materials such as brochures, catalogs, flyers, and programs promoting appearances or publications by Higgins, as well as newspaper clippings and press releases, including a draft press release about the death of Anthony Higgins. Other printed material consists of items collected by Higgins, including book catalogs and announcements, promotional materials relating to literary events such as the Cúirt International Festival of Literature and the Galway Arts Festival, and materials documenting Irish politics. Also included are brochures relating to community affairs, educational and writing programs, health and wellness, cultural and historic sites, and travel. The series contains newsletters of The Arts Council of Ireland, The Irish Writers' Center, The Irish Writers' Union, Poetry Ireland News, The Poetry Society, and community organizations such as An Cosán and The Ballybane Community Development Group.

Arrangement Note

Arranged in alphabetical order.

Printed material by and about Rita Ann Higgins
Box Folder Content
54 1 Brochures and flyers, 1996-2010
54 2 Calendar, 2005

Features poem "Fiosrúchán na Ceathrún Rua," the first poem published by Higgins in Gaelic

54 3 Catalogs, 1992-1998
54 4 Catalogs, 2003-2010
54 5 Invitations and thank you cards, 2005-2006
54 6 Journals, 1993-2007
54 7 Labels and stickers, undated
54 8 Magazines, 1989, 2010
54 9 Newsletters, 1986-2007
54 10 Poetry and front matter, 1992-2003 [photocopies]
54 11 Postcards, 1996-2005
OP2 3 Posters, 1992-2011
OP2 4 Posters, undated
54 12 Press releases, 1986, 2011
54 13 Programs, 1986-1996
55 1 Programs, 1997-1999
55 2 Programs, 2000-2004
55 3 Programs, 2004-2005
55 4 Programs, 2006-2010
55 5 Programs, Cúirt International Festival of Literature, 1993-2003
55 6 Programs, Cúirt International Festival of Literature, 2004-2006
56 1 Programs, Cúirt International Festival of Literature, 2007-2010
Other printed material
56 2 "Armorial ensigns of the fourteen ancient families of Galway," undated
56 3 Articles, circa 2008
56 4 The Arts Council, reports, 1999
56 5 Blank postcards, undated
56 6 Book chapters and short stories, undated [1]
56 7 Book chapters and short stories, undated [2]
56 8 Brochures, Bloodaxe Books, 1992-2007
56 9 Brochures, book announcements, 1985-2009
56 10 Brochures, events, 1991-2014 [1]
57 1 Brochures, events, 1991-2014 [2]
57 2 Brochures, events, undated
57 3 Brochures, exhibits, 1987-2005
57 4 Brochures, health and wellness, 1995-2003 [1]
57 5 Brochures, health and wellness, 1995-2003 [2]
57 6 Brochures, health and wellness, 1995-2003 [3]
57 7 Brochures, informational, 1988-2011 [1]
58 1 Brochures, informational, 1988-2011 [2]
58 2 Brochures, informational, 1988-2011 [3]
58 3 Brochures, informational, 1988-2011 [4]
58 4 Brochures, places, undated
58 5 Brochures, Poetry Book Society, 1996
58 6 Brochures, travel, 1977-2012 [1]
59 1 Brochures, travel, 1977-2012 [2]
59 2 Brochures, travel, 1977-2012 [3]
59 3 Brochures, travel, 1977-2012 [4]
59 4 Brochures, travel, 1977-2012 [5]
59 5 Brochures, travel, 1977-2012 [6]
59 6 Calendars, 2000-2005
60 1 Catalogs, 1983-2001
60 2 Catalogs, 2002-2005
60 3 Conradh na Gaeilge (The Gaelic League), 1991
60 4 Cúirt International Festival of Literature, 2001-2009
60 5 Cúirt International Festival of Literature, 2010-2011
60 6 Film festival ballots, undated
60 7 Forms, undated
60 8 Fragments, undated
60 9 Funeral programs and memorial cards, 1993-2008
60 10 Gaelic language material, undated
60 11 Galway Arts Festival, 1985-2003
60 12 Galway Arts Festival, 2004-2008
61 1 Galway Arts Festival, 2009-2011
61 2 The International Journal of Leadership and Public Services, 2010
61 3 Irish politics, censorship, 1992-2005
61 4 Irish politics, environment and infrastructure, 2001-2008
61 5 Irish politics, European Union and Traveller Community, 1993-2009
61 6 Irish politics, Galway financial expenses and poverty, 1998-2009
61 7 Irish politics, local elections and referendums, undated
61 8 Irish politics, women and poverty, circa 1998
61 9 Irish politics, women in the workplace, 1985-1996
61 10 Irish politics, women's movements, undated
61 11 Irish politics, youth education, circa 2008
61 12 Kennedy, Anne, 1998
OP2 2 Maps, undated
62 1 Maps and timetables, 1990-2010 [1]
62 2 Maps and timetables, 1990-2010 [2]
62 3 Menus, 2002-2010
62 4 Newsletters, 1983-2000
62 5 Newsletters, 2001
62 6 Newsletters, 2002
62 7 Newsletters, 2003-2004
62 8 Newsletters, 2005-2010
67 - Newspaper clippings
OP1 4 The People's Press Bulletin, Autumn 2007
62 9 Plays, undated
63 1 Poems and poetry instruction, undated [1]
63 2 Poems and poetry instruction, undated [2]
OP2 5 Posters, 1994-2011
OP3 - Posters, circa 2010-2011
OP1 5 Posters, Galway Rape Crisis Centre, circa 2005
OP2 6 Posters, undated
63 3 Prayer books, 1994, 2007
63 4 Press releases, 2004-2005
63 5 Programs, 1966-1992
63 6 Programs, 1993-1997
63 7 Programs, 1998-2001
63 8 Programs, 2002 [1]
64 1 Programs, 2002 [2]
64 2 Programs, 2003 [1]
64 3 Programs, 2003 [2]
64 4 Programs, 2004 [1]
64 5 Programs, 2004 [2]
64 6 Programs, 2005 [1]
65 1 Programs, 2005 [2]
65 2 Programs, 2006 [1]
65 3 Programs, 2006 [2]
65 4 Programs, 2007
65 5 Programs, 2008
65 6 Programs, 2009
65 7 Programs, 2010 [1]
66 1 Programs, 2010 [2]
66 2 Programs, 2010-2011
66 3 Programs, 2011-2012
66 4 Programs, undated
66 5 Promotional postcards, 1993-2010 [1]
66 6 Promotional postcards, 1993-2010 [2]
66 7 Promotional postcards, poetry, undated
66 8 Reviews, circa 1999-2008
66 9 Ticket stubs, 2000-2011
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