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Frank Graziano Working Files for Alejandra Pizarnik: A Profile


Held at: Princeton University Library: Manuscripts Division [Contact Us]

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Overview and metadata sections

Graziano, Frank, 1955-

A member of the faculty of Connecticut College since 1999, Frank Graziano specializes in Latin American culture and literature. His works include the edited volume Semblanza de Alejandra Pizarnik (Fondo de Cultura Económica, 1992), Divine Violence: Spectacle, Psychosexuality, & Radical Christianity in the Argentine "Dirty War" (Westview Press 1992), and The Lust of Seeing (Bucknell University Press, 1997), on the Uruguayan fiction writer Felisberto Hernández.

The collection consists of Graziano's working files for his book Alejandra Pizarnik: A Profile (Durango, Colo.: Logbridge-Rhodes, 1987). Included are the translation and publishing agreement for the work, manuscript notes and drafts, a signed photocopy of a portrait of Pizarnik by Silvina Ocampo related correspondence with Ana Maria Becciú, Suzanne Jill Levine, and others, a mock-up of the cover of the book, and a photo negative of Pizarnik.

This collection was the gift of Frank Graziano in 2002.

AM 2002-125.

Folder inventory added by Nicholas Williams '2015 in 2012.

No appraisal information is available.

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Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Collection Inventory

Typescripts with Notes by Graziano, undated. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

2 Notebooks Filled With Autograph Notes and Corrections, undated. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

Correspondence, 1972-1988. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

Miscellaneous, undated. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

A mock-up of the cover for Graziano's book, and a photo negative of Pizarnik.

Physical Description

1 folder

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