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Bin Ramke Papers

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Identifier: M381
Overview Collection contains personal papers of University of Denver English Professor Bin Ramke. Contains photographs, manuscript and poem drafts, research materials, essays, clippings, publications, personal journals and notebooks, Macintosh Powerbook G4, Macbook Air, course materials; primarily photocopies of primary materials.
Dates: 1973-2013

Burton Feldman Papers

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Identifier: M145
Overview Burton Edward Feldman (1926-2003) served as faculty member of University of Denver, Department of English from 1965-1998. During his time at the University, Feldman acted as Director of Undergraduate Honors in English (1968 - 1974), Editor of the Denver Quarterly (1970 - 1975), and Director of Graduate Studies in English (1980 - 1984). Feldman also published poetry and scholarly works, including The Rise of Modern Mythology: 1680 - 1860 and 'The Nobel Prize: A History of Genius,...
Dates: 1945-2004

Cleta Clemmer Papers

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Identifier: M229
Overview Born in 1887, Cleta Clemmer was an American author. She lived in Escondido, California, and it was there she wrote the stories and poetry in this collection. This collection consists of manuscripts of short stories and poems.
Dates: 1972-1978

Colorado Poetry Fellowship, Inc. Records

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Identifier: M068
Overview The Colorado Poetry Fellowship was formed for the purpose of encouraging the development and recognition of the poets in the Rocky Mountain region. The group participated in International Poetry Week, presented readings by nationally known poets, and published the little magazine Timberlines.
Dates: 1934-1964; Majority of material found within 1934-1950

Jessica Comola Papers

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Identifier: M464
Overview Jessica Comola, an alumna of the University of Denver, where she earned her PhD in Poetry in 2019. The collection consists of three "poetry dresses" and accessories which she created as part of her dissertation defense.
Dates: Other: 2019

Leonard F. Bischel Hsinku Poem

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Identifier: M279
Overview

Dr. Kenneth Kuanling Fan was a poet from Taiwan who invented a new poem format called "Hsin Ku" or "New Classic." A Hsin Ku poem consists of four lines of four words each, with the second and fourth words nearly rhyming. This collection contains a paper fan with a Hsin Ku poem inscribed on the back by Dr. Fan.

Dates: 2006

Lilian White Spencer Papers

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Identifier: M034
Overview Lilian White Spencer (1876-1953) was a playwright and poet who lived in Denver, Colorado as a child and again from 1918-1944. Spencer wrote plays, reviews of plays, script revisions, poetry and also translated French literature. She was best known in Denver for pageant writing. She wrote The Pageant of Colorado, an epic drama, which was performed May 1927 with a cast of 1,500 as part of a celebration commemorating the opening of the Moffatt Tunnel. Her papers include pen and ink drawings by...
Dates: 1918-1944

Poem on the Page Broadsides

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Identifier: M410
Overview Poem on the Page collection of Broadsides from various publishers. Poetry by various poets.
Dates: 1958-2015

Treat Family Papers

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Identifier: M218
Overview The Treat family moved to Colorado during the later part of the 19th century. Adna Adams Treat, father of Charles A. Treat, passed away in 1900 and is buried in Riverside Cemetary in Denver, Colorado. The collection contains a diary from the year 1864 kept by Charles A. Treat and a scrapbook kept by Mary E. Treat (nickname "Minnie"), Charles A. Treat's wife..
Dates: Majority of material found within 1864-1898; 1864 - 1962

William Zaranka Papers

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Identifier: M343
Overview William F. Zaranka was born December 22, 1944 in Elizabeth, New Jersey. In 1969, "Bill" first came to Colorado and the University of Denver as a creative writing student where he earned his PhD in creative writing and literature in 1974. He took his first position as an assistant professor at the University of Pennsylvania before returning to DU in 1978 to chair the creative writing program. He has taught poetry and literature since 1974, and is a published author of several...
Dates: 1976 - 2011