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Anne Fine Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-817

Scope and Contents

The collection includes drafts, proofs, correspondence, and related material for the children's book Jennifer's Diary, written by Anne Fine.

Dates

  • 1995, undated

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

Anne Fine was born December 7, 1947 in Leicester, England. She received a B. A. Degree from the University of Warwick. She has taught English, been a freelance writer, volunteer for Amnesty International, and a writer of children's, young adult's and adult books. Her books have won numerous awards. Many of her novels examine subjects of social concern, homelessness, care of elderly, divorce, and family relationships. Reviewers have called her "one of the sharpest and humorous observers of the human condition writing for young people today". Alias Madame Doubtfire was made into a motion picture starring Robin Williams. She continues to write and lives in London, England. Fine was appointed an OBE in 2003. Biographical Source: Something About the Author, vol. 111, p. 50-56

Extent

1 folder

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Anne Fine's papers include drafts and production material for one book written by Anne Fine.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Anne Fine.

Creator

Title
Anne Fine Papers, 1995, undated
Status
Completed
Author
Lois Steer
Date
2004
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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Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library