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Gerald Locklin papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 0354

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of one box of literary publications and newspapers which feature Gerald Locklin's poetry along with those of other contemporary poets.

Dates

  • 1970s-1980s

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for access.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

Biographical Note

Gerald Locklin is an American poet and Professor Emeritus of English at California State University, Long Beach and the poetry editor of Chiron Review. From 1965 through 2007, he taught creative writing, 20th-century literature, and literary theory at California State University, Long Beach. Although now Professor Emeritus, he continues to teach as an occasional part-time lecturer both at CSU, Long Beach and in the University of Southern California's Master of Professional Writing Program. A friend and contemporary of Charles Bukowski, Locklin published his first poem in the Wormwood Press, which also published Bukowski. He has published over 3000 poems and over one hundred volumes of poetry, fiction, and literary essays.

Extent

2 Linear Feet (2 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Gerald Locklin is an American poet and Professor Emeritus of English at California State University, Long Beach and the poetry editor of Chiron Review. From 1965 through 2007, he taught creative writing, 20th-century literature, and literary theory at California State University, Long Beach. Although now Professor Emeritus, he continues to teach as an occasional part-time lecturer both at CSU, Long Beach and in the University of Southern California's Master of Professional Writing Program. A friend and contemporary of Charles Bukowski, Locklin published his first poem in the Wormwood Press, which also published Bukowski. He has published over 3000 poems and over one hundred volumes of poetry, fiction, and literary essays. This collection consists of one box of literary publications and newspapers which feature Gerald Locklin's poetry along with those of other contemporary poets.

Processing Information

The collection is unprocessed.

Title
Finding Aid for the Gerald Locklin papers
Status
Unprocessed
Author
Jacqueline Morin
Date
2017
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the USC Libraries Special Collections Repository

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