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Louise Erdrich - The Round House manuscript

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Mss105

Scope and Content Note

Collection contains one typewritten manuscript with handwritten edits.

Dates

  • undated

Language of Materials

English

Restrictions on Access

The collection is open and available for use by researchers in the Andersen Library Reading Room.

Restrictions on Use

Copyright is retained by the copyright holder.

Biographical Note

Louise Erdrich is an American writer born in 1954. Her work includes poetry, children's books, and several award-winning novels. She studied English at Dartmouth College from 1972-1976 and earned her Master of Arts in writing from John Hopkins University in 1979. Erdrich's Native American heritage is featured prominently in her writing; several of her novels are set on reservations with stories centered on Native American characters. Her novel, The Round House, is exemplary of these traits. The work was published in 2012 and is the recipient of the National Book Award for Fiction.

Extent

1 box (0.5 linear feet)

Abstract

Collection contains an edited draft of Erdrich's book, The Round House.

Physical Location

Mezz (R67, D7, S7)

Acquisition

The manuscript was anonymously donated to the Upper Midwest Literary Archives in 2014.

Processing Information

The collection was processed and the finding aid written by Kathryn Hujda, 2014, with generous support from Creative Heritage Initiative donors.
Title
Louise Erdrich - The Round House manuscript
Author
Kathryn Hujda
Date
2014
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Collecting Area Details

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