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Michigan State University. Department of English


Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:


 Digital Work
Identifier: 22fde45f-4d39-4a4d-83df-2e7f2688bfed
Dates: 2023-07-11 - 2023-07-11

Albert Drake papers

Identifier: UA-17.307
Scope and Content The Albert Drake papers contain poetry anthologies and newsletters of student poetry from Drake's time as a professor at Michigan State University. There are also submissions of artwork and poetry, for Drake's personal publication, The Happiness Holding Tank. The artwork submissions include black, line-drawn, intricate prints as well a one color print. The subjects range from early 1900s-style women with large bonnets and randomly placed eyeballs, to...
Dates: 1969 - 1972

Blanket publication

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-12.7.39
Scope and Content

The collection contains an issue of the Blanket, a Michigan State University student arts magazine. The magazine featured poems, etchings, drawings, and lithographs.

Dates: 1973

Department of English records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-16.43
Scope and Contents The records contain department newsletters, brochures, and writing guides. Also included is “English as a Subversive Activity: An Unofficial Guide for English Majors at MSU,” issues of the journal Gypsy Scholar: a Graduate Forum for Literary Criticism, “A Half Century Ago: Michigan in the Great Depression” Symposium Proceedings, a placement test for freshmen, and plagiarism policies. There are also photographs of English Department faculty and staff some of which are identified. Annual...
Dates: 1872 - 2007; Majority of material found within 1938 - 2007

English Department Newsletter UA 16.43

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: Serial-01162
Dates: 1997 - 2001

Evelyn Scholl papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.41
Scope and Contents The Evelyn Scholl papers consist of correspondence, artwork, publications, cards, a thesis, notebook, a photo album of scenes around the Michigan State University campus, and scrapbook pages. Scholl’s correspondence files contain letters to her from her colleagues and friends, Paul Nordoff and Walter Quirt. Nordoff’s letters were received between 1940 and 1955, Quirt’s between 1947 and 1968. In addition to his letters, Scholl also received artwork by Quirt and publications...
Dates: 1920 - 1968

Good Writer, The UA 16.43

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: Serial-00973
Dates: 1962 - 1967

Harry R. Hoppe Papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.56
Scope and Contents The Harry R. Hoppe Papers include articles organized in alphabetical order written by Hoppe. The collection also contains “Beginnings,” a book of poetry compiled by Michigan State University’s first poetry course during the Fall of 1961, dedicated to the study, criticism, and writing of modern poetry. Additionally, the collection includes a 1966-1967 “Directory of International Academic Interests and Experience” published by Michigan State University, with a section detailing Hoppe’s...
Dates: 1933 - 1973

Red Cedar Review UA 12.7.15

 Collection — Box 1-3
Identifier: Serial-00600
Dates: 1963-2006, 2010-2012, 2017-2018

Verdun E. Leichty papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.57
Scope and Contents

This collection contains correspondence about the development of a Workers Education program. Leichty worked as the assistant director of correspondence study in the extension department at the University of Michigan and later developed a similar program at Michigan State University.

Dates: 1944 - 1972

Additional filters:

Collection 10
Digital Record 1
English language -- Study and teaching 4
Poetry 4
Letters (correspondence) 3
College students -- Michigan -- East Lansing -- Periodicals 2
English literature -- Study and teaching (Higher) 2