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Marcus Sedgwick Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-68

Scope and Contents

The Marcus Sedgwick Papers contain corrected typescripts and proofs for five young adult novels written by Sedgwick.

Dates

  • circa 2001-2007

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.

Biographical Sketch

Marcus Sedgwick has been writing since 1994, and is a winner of The Brandfoard Boase award for his first title Floodland. He was also shortlisted for The Guardian Children's Book Award 2002 for The Dark Horse. Marcus illustrated Floodland, Witch Hill and Dark Horse with his own woodcuts, and in addition to writing spends his time doing woodcuts and stone carving. He also plays drums for Brighton Indie Band Garret and is the guitarist in an ABBA tribute group.

Extent

1.25 Cubic Feet (1 record carton)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection contains written material related to young adult novels by Marcus Sedgwick.

Arrangement

Collection guide arranged alphabetically by title.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Marcus Sedgwick.
Title
Marcus Sedgwick Papers, circa 2001-2007
Status
Completed
Author
Jim Eyer
Date
2005
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Revision Statements

  • August 2018: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library