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Mary Caroline Richards papers, 1898-2007, bulk 1942-1999

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Richards (Mary Caroline) papers
Series III. Writings, 1905-1999 14.2 Linear Feet (35 boxes)
Series III. contains Richards's writing oeuvre. Richards's typescripts, lectures and poems are found here. There are also manuscripts and notes for various writing projects, often several draft versions will show the development of a particular piece of her writing. Clippings of published versions of Richards's writing are filed with the corresponding typescripts. Series III also contains writing by others submitted to Richards by colleagues, friends or writers with an academic interest in Richards's work.
Arrangement
Series is arranged in three subseries: III.A. Writings of M.C. Richards, 1942-1997; III.B. Poetry of M.C. Richards, 1935-1999; III.C. Writing by Others, 1905-1999.
Series III.A. Writings of M.C. Richards, 1942-1997, undated 5.4 Linear Feet (13 boxes)
Subseries III.A. comprises Richards's lifetime of writing including her doctoral dissertation; lectures; articles; typescript drafts of her books: The Crossing point; Centering; Toward Wholeness. Often notes, typescripts and accompanying publication or clipping are included. Richards was an active contributor to Craft Horizons; Studio Potter and the Journal of Anthroposophy. She also traveled frequently and lectured nationally.
Arrangement
Papers are organized in chronological order.
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30, 120 "Irony in Thomas Hardy," 1942 4 items
Dissertation typescript; programs for final examination of degree; possible early draft of dissertation titled "Irony and Affirmation." Richards's dissertation for doctorate in philosophy at University of California Berkeley.
30, 120 "Thomas Hardy's Ironic Vision," 1947-1949 5 items
Article; published copies.
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120 3 "To Have Done With The Judgment Of God," circa 1947, 1958 2 items
Letter of inquiry; typescript. Original "Pour en finir avec le jugement de Dieu," by Antonin Artaud, translation by Richards.
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41, 120 "Atlantic Crossing," circa 1948 4 items
Letter from The Paris Review; typescript; journal entries by Richards. One copy of typescript is annotated by James Leo Herlihy.
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120 5 "Sari Dienes: Unconventional Use of Print Techniques," 1956 1 item
Published in Craft Horizons.
120 6 "Dan Rhodes," 1958 1 item
Published in Craft Horizons.
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30, 120 "Antonin Artaud: The Theater and Its Double," circa 1960 circa 25 items
Typescripts; includes black-and-white photographs of Artaud. Lecture at The Living Theater. Box 120, folder 7a is from materials received from the estate in 2015.
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120 8 "Leach: East and West," 1960 1 item
Published in Craft Horizons.
120 9 "The Bottle Gardens of Sari Dienes," 1962 2 items
Clipping; publishing dummy. Published in Craft Horizons.
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30, 120 "Centering As Dialogue," 1962, 1964 3 items
Lecture typescripts; clipping. Published in Craft Horizons.
30, 120 "Community Of Men," 1963 5 items
Magazines; typescript. Published in Liberation magazine.
30, 120 "New Impulse In Education," 1964 5 items
Magazines; typescripts. Published in Liberation magazine.
Chanticleer, 1964
Manuscript, score by Seymour Barab, an opera in one act with libretto by M.C. Richards.
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120 13-14 Papers 5 items
Program from Sullivan Street Playhouse; typescripts; published copies.
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70* 4 Oversize 1 item
Centering, 1964-1973
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30-31 Typescripts 1250 page(s)
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31 4 Correspondence and contracts regarding Centering 35 items
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31, 121 Centering promotional printed matter and reviews 33 items
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31 6 Centering book jacket 1 item
31 7 World Affairs Camp lecture, 1965 40 page(s)
31 8 "Occupational Therapy," 1965 20 page(s)
Lecture.
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31, 121 "From The Inside (Or Fire In The Stone)," 1966 5 items
Lecture at Emerson College.
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121 3-4 "The Theater Of Antonin Artaud," 1966 3 items
Published in Ararat.
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31,121 "Writing as a Handcraft," 1966 13 items
Manuscripts; typescripts; clippings; notes. Published in Craft Horizons as "Thoughts On Writing and Handcraft."
"Nine Easter Ltters On the Art Of Education," 1967
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31 11 Lecture notes and drafts 140 page(s)
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32, 121 Text of lecture published by Penn State Papers 2 items
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121 6 "New Resources," 1968 1 item
Published in Ideas.
121 7 Introduction to "Seventh Pilot Course Report: New Resources For Learning," 1968 2 items
Published in Report of Pilot Courses Six and Seven.
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32 2 "Insight 1969," 1969 8 page(s)
Lecture.
32 3 "Some Thoughts About Art And Wholeness In Learning," 1969 20 page(s)
Lecture.
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121 8 Early childhood education conference lecture, 1970 1 item
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32, 121 "Offering," 1970 4 items
Typescripts; letter from Richards. Lecture.
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32 5 "Wholeness in Learning, or Non-Toxic Education," 1970 100 page(s)
Lecture.
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121 10 American Dance Guild newsletter, 1971 1 item
Review of Carolyn Bilderback performance.
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32, 121 "Connections," 1971 3 items
Lecture.
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32 7 "Community and Art," circa 1971 20 page(s)
Lecture.
32 8 "Work and Source," 1971 40 page(s)
Lecture.
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32, 121 "Wrestling with the Daimonic," 1971 4 page(s)
Typescript; published copy. Possibly originally a lecture. Published in Inward Light.
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32 10 Lectures at Wesleyan and Pendle Hill, 1972-1973 30 page(s)
The Crossing Point, circa 1973
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32 11 Book drafts and items for possible inclusion 50 page(s)
32 12 Articles and head notes 50 page(s)
32 13 Drafts and notes 300 page(s)
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32-33 Corrected typescripts 900 page(s)
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33 2 Artwork and photos 50 items
33 3 Correspondence, contracts regarding The Crossing Point 35 items
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33, 122 Reviews of The Crossing Point 10 items
Includes review by John Cage.
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33 5 The Crossing Point: printed matter 2 items
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122 1a "Creativity and Nativity: The Birth of the Holy Child Clay and Poetry as Expressions of Spirit the Courage to Create," 1974 1 item
Virginia Beach Youth Conference.
122 2 "Solitude; In-One-Selfness; Transcendence," 1974 2 items
Published in Inward Light.
122 3 "A Teacher Talks," 1974 1 item
Published in The Urban Review.
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33, 122 "Vessel and the Fire," 1974-1975 10 items
Correspondence; typescripts; notes; photocopies of published version. Published in Evolution of Consciousness: Studies in Polarity and The Fabric of the Future. Also titled as "Separating and Connecting: The Vessel and The Fire."
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33 6 "Courage to Create," 1975 15 page(s)
Lecture.
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122 5 "Frans Wildenhain," 1975 3 items
Published in Craft Horizons. Also includes writing published in Frans Wildenhain exhibition catalog.
122 5a "Wholeness in Education," 1975 2 items
Lecture at Juniata College.
122 6-7 "Clay and Creativity" or "Clay Journal," 1976 9 items
Typescripts; clippings. "Clay and Creativity" was a lecture at NCECA and "Clay Journal" is the same text published in Craft Horizons.
122 8 Brookfield lecture, 1976 1 item
122 9 "Clay and the Art of Transformation" or "Creativity, Art and Transformation," 1977, 1997 6 items
Typescripts; photocopy of published version.
122 10 "Haystack," 1978 2 items
Typescript; published copy. Content for Haystack promotional catalog.
122 11 "That Pure and Riddling Truth," 1978 1 item
Toward Wholeness: Rudolf Steiner Education in America, 1978-1980, 1989
Many typescripts are titled "Wholeness in Living and Learning."
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33 10 Notes on Steiner and religion 40 page(s)
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33, 123 Notes on Steiner and education 17 items
33, 123 Drafts 17 items
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34 1-3 Proofs 410 page(s)
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123 7 Other copies 1 item
Excerpt from Toward Wholeness published in Creation.
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34 4 Correspondence regarding Toward Wholeness 35 items
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34, 123 Toward Wholeness reviews 10 items
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123 9 Book contract 1 item
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33, 123 "Artistic Method in Education," 1979 6 items
Lecture.
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124 1 Book reviews, 1979 2 items
Richards reviews books for Journal for Anthroposophy.
124 2 Eckerd College lecture, 1979 March 7 2 items
Untitled "Chapel talk."
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33, 124 "Michaelmas: a Festival of the Creative Self," 1979-1980 10 items
Manuscripts; typescripts, published versions; schedule from Michaelmas program.
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124 4 "Search for Spirit," 1979 April 3 1 item
Lecture given at Eckerd College.
124 5 "Art and Religious Consciousness: A New Communion," 1980 2 items
Promotional information; typescript. Lecture given at Villanova University.
124 6 "Public School and the Education of the Whole Person," 1980 3 items
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34, 124 "Wholeness in Living and Learning," 1980-1981 3 items
Published in Journal for Waldorf Education and High Mowing.
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124 8 "Growing Creatively," 1981 5 items
Typescript; poems; notes. Lecture for conference at New School.
124 8a "...like Artists in Our Search," 1981 1 item
Lecture for Danforth Associates.
124 9 "A Potter's Truth: Karen Karnes," 1981 1 item
Essay for exhibition pamphlet.
124 10 "To Feel the Whole in Every Part," 1981 2 items
For lecture at Danforth Associates.
124 11 "Integrating the Realms of Consciousness," 1982 2 items
Manuscript; typed poem. For lecture at John F. Kennedy University.
124 12 "John Cage and the Way of the Ear," 1982 1 item
124 13 "Religious Dimensions In Education," 1982 2 items
Manuscript notes; poem.
124 14 "I Was Born Near Hells Canyon," 1984 1 item
Clipping; letter. Published in Cold Drill.
124 15 "Happy Birthday, Beaver Run," 1985 4 items
Typescripts; letter.
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125 1-2 "Toward M.C.," 1985 5 items
Typescript; clippings; photocopy of published version; class reading compendium. Published in Studio Potter.
125 3 Book review, 1986 1 item
125 4 Cross-Over: To a New View of Language Verbal and Non-Verbal, 1986 9 items
Catalogs; envelopes. Text for retrospective exhibition catalog from Crossing Point Gallery.
125 5 "A Sense of the Other One," 1986 6 items
Typescripts; notes; letter.
125 6 Foreword for The Coming of the Cosmic Christ, 1988 3 items
Typescripts; letters. Book is by Matthew Fox.
125 7 "Doodle Dharma," 1988 3 items
Typescript; letters.
125 7a "Education As Initiation," 1988 1 item
125 8 "Pentecost/Whitsun," 1988 2 items
125 9 Introduction and foreword to the twenty-fifth anniversary edition of Centering, 1988-1989 4 items
Typescripts; letter.
125 10 "No More Secondhand Art," 1989 3 items
Typescript; letter; fact sheet. Typescript is part of book proposal.
125 11 "Clay and Deep Ecology," 1990 13 items
Typescripts; notes. Possibly published in Studio Potter.
125 12 "Creation Spirituality," 1991 3 items
Typescript; notes; letter. Talk given at Stony Brook University.
125 13 "Rediscovery of Art Through Agriculture," 1991 3 items
Typescript; notes.
125 14 "After Wholeness What," 1992 4 items
Typescript; clippings.
125 15 "Crossings Alignments Territories," 1992 4 items
Typescripts; note to Richards.
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126 1 Foreword to Feeling the Creative Spirit, 1992 3 items
Typescript; letter; book description. Book is by Adriana Diaz.
126 2 "How Shall We Love," 1992 2 items
Typescript; letter. Possibly published in Living Pulpit.
126 3 "Imagination and Authenticity As Doorways To Creation," 1992 2 items
Typescripts. Talk given at Plymouth Church.
126 4 "Renewal of Art Through Agriculture," 1990, 1992 4 items
Typescripts; clipping; photocopy of published version. Published in Creation Spirituality and The Studio Potter.
126 5 Preface to With My Heart in My Mouth, 1993 4 items
Typescripts. Book is by Paul Matthews.
126 6 Opening Our Moral Eye, 1995-1996 9 items
Typescripts; letters.
126 7 "Form Out of Nothingness," 1997 1 item
Clipping. Published in Studio Potter.
126 8 Alias Doctor Snag, undated 1 item
Typescript libretto.
126 9-10 André Breton and The Basic Concepts of Surrealism, undated 3 items
Typescripts; notes. Original by Michel Carrouges translation by Richards. Project was never completed.
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34 8 "Art and Learning to Live," undated 12 page(s)
Lecture.
34 10 Introduction for Merce Cunningham before a performance, undated 2 page(s)
34 9 Swarthmore student guild talk, undated 25 page(s)
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126 11 "Think Pilgrimage: Spiritual Voice of Haystack," undated 3 items
Photocopies of typescripts.
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34, 126 "Thoughts on War and Peace and Violence," undated 10 items
Possibly a lecture.
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126 13 "Wholeness in Education," undated 2 items
Typescripts. Lecture at unknown institution.
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127 1 Assorted correspondence, 1978-1981 19 items
Letters regarding Richards's books.
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34, 127 Assorted and unidentified writings, undated 122 items
Series III.B. Poetry of M.C. Richards, 1935-1999, undated 1.7 Linear Feet (5 boxes)
Series III.B. holds Richards's poetry manuscripts and poetry typescripts, published and unpublished, often with annotations and corrections. Some titles of poems are included but they are not comprehensively listed in the inventory. Richards often assembled poems into deliberate collections which are represented when identified.
Arrangement
Arranged chronologically. Some poems are represented in multiple places because of differing collections.
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35, 128 1935-1941 circa 10 items
Box 128, folder 1 is from ADD3.
35, 128 1944-1949 84 items
"Love Thine Enemy," 1944; "Blue Strikes Like the Head of a Match," 1948. Also includes poems that comprise Richards's book, self-printed at Black Mountain College in 1947, see Series I.A.
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128 2 1950-1954 6 items
"Sky-Writing," 1950; "Call Fire," 1951; "Journal April, 1951"; "Poem" (published in Resistance), 1953.
128 3 1955 8 items
"To My New Goat;" "Christmas Poems;" "Winter."
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35 7 before 1958 270 page(s)
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35, 128 1958-1960 95 items
"Bontonniere," 1958; "Poem," 1958; "April, 1959"; "Letter March 29, 1960;" "Dream Pentecost," 1960; "Radio Tubes," 1960; "Bird Song," 1960.
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35 10 "Recovery of the Child in Manhood," 1959 30 page(s)
Poem, including notes and corrections.
35 11-12 after 1960, undated 120 page(s)
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128 5-5a 1961-1965 circa 6 items
"November 6, 1961;" "Poem to the Lover Who Goes Away for Vacation," 1962; "Pieta," 1964. Box 128, folder 5a is from materials received from the estate in 2015.
128 6 1970-1973 5 items
"Chief Crazy Horse at Fountain Hall" published in Cresset, 1971; "Grandfather of the West," 1971; "Prayer," 1971; "Haiku for Ruth's Birthday," 1973.
128 7-7a 1974-1976 10 items
"For SM," 1974; "The Door," 1974; "Easter Wind," 1974; "Angels and So Forth," 1974; "Against Spring," 1974; "The Stars Do Not Accuse," 1974; "Sea Angel," 1976; "Your name, Florida," 1976.
Box 128, folder 7a is from materials received from the estate in 2015.
128 8 1977-1979 5 items
"Christmas 1977;" "Christmas Poem," 1978; "New Year," 1978; "Seeds of Rubies," 1978; "Ode to A Duck," 1979.
128 9 1980-1981 19 items
"Walking For PB," 1980; "Poems from Rosaly's Workshop," 1980; "Frans," 1980; "Christmas," 1980; "For Little Singing Bear," 1981; "For Ursula," 1981; "Dear Andrew," 1981; "November 8, 1981;" "Behold Behold," 1981; "The Sound of Spring," 1981.
128 10 1983 32 items
"Potter;" "Poet;" "Apple;" "Homage;" "Autumn Grandeur."
128 11-11a "Flag of Leaves," 1984 3 items
Poem compilation. Folder 11a is from materials received from the estate in 2015.
128 12 1984-1985 22 items
"Nirvana," 1984; "The Sea Has Wings," 1984; "How to Rake Water," 1984; "MidWinter Festival," 1985.
128 13 "Journal: Agriculture Poetry Recipes," 1985 November 1 item
128 14 "Poems by Mary Caroline Richards for Paintings by Thomas S. Buechner," 1986-1988 89 items
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129 1 1986-1987 10 items
"Chinese Landscape Drawing," 1986; "Summer," 1987; "To the Being of Love," 1987.
129 2 1988 14 items
"Easterside;" "Good Friday Athlete".
129 3 Haystack class work, 1988 17 items
"Our First Day;" "Sunset;" "Colors".
129 4 "Benediction," 1989 5 items
Includes copy published in Creation.
129 5-5a 1989 circa 40 items
"A Merry Marrying Song;" "January 20, 1989;" "February 19, 1989;" "Pelted By Beauty;" "I Thirst;" "Potter;" "six Christmas Poems." Folder 5a is from materials received from the estate in 2015.
129 6 "Introit," 1990 5 item
Includes copy published in Angels & Mortals: Their Co-Creative Power.
129 7 1990 27 items
"A Westerner Visits Australia;" "In Memoriam Sarah Jane Herman;" "Love Poems;" "The Shaman Comes Home."
129 8 Imagine Inventing Yellow, typescripts, 1991 13 items
Contains poems; drafts of preface; poem lists; letters from publisher; cover maquette.
129 9 1991 3 items
"They Are Sleeping;" "Dream for Michael Cerveris;" "After the Black Firing."
129 10 "Dear John Cage," 1992 6 items
Includes letters. One photocopy of letter to Cage with poem "For John."
129 11-11a 1992 circa 13 items
"A Painting;" "For Burt the Temple Dancer;" "Morning Prayer;" "In the Garden;" "For Burt The Temple Dancer." Folder 11a is from materials received from the estate in 2015.
129 12 "Musical Etudes on the Theme of Hope," 1993 3 items
129 13 1993 6 items
"December 20, 1993;" "A Love Poem for Dartmoor;" "Morning Notes;" untitled poem published in The Tule.
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129A 1 "Notes from an Aboriginal Walkabout," 1994 3 items
Includes published copies from Creation Spirituality magazine and Journal for Anthroposophy.
129A 2 1994 22 items
"Studio Notes;" "Why Do We Think We Have Not Been Here All Along;" "Sweet Corn;" "Promethea;" "Orientation;" "The Movies;" "Eco-lalia."
129A 3 Before the Beginning, typescripts, 1995 2 items
129A 4 1995-1996 12 items
"For Carolyn Bilderback," 1995; "The Beginning of My 80th Calendar Year," 1996; "From Note to Diane Di Prima," 1996; "A Painting to Music," 1996; "They Are Sleeping," 1996.
1997-1999
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129A 5 Poems 24 items
"For David Tudor," 1997; "Four Summer Poems," 1997; "Evening Primrose," 1997-1998; "Poems from Colored Books," 1997; "Family Day," 1997; "Amy's Chalices," 1998; "Bouquet," 1999.
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217* 3 Oversize poem 1 item
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35 9 Poetry, with analysis by the author, 1957-1960 4 page(s)
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130 1 Poetry for unidentified compilation, 1950-1987 45 items
130 2 Christmas poems, 1966-1980, undated 31 items
130 3 Holy poems, undated 3 items
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35 13 "Just as I suspected," undated 16 page(s)
Assorted poems, undated
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130 4-7a Poems circa 230 items
Folder 7a is from ADD3.
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217* 4 Oversize poem 1 item
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35 14 Assorted handwritten poems, undated 30 page(s)
Includes notes and sketches. For more Richards's poetry, see also Series I, box 1, folders 6 and 7.
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35, 130 Poetry notebooks, undated 2 items
35, 130 Lists of Richards's poems, 17 items
Sorted by date and including some publication information.
Series III.C. Writing by others, 1905-1999, undated 7 Linear Feet (17 boxes)
Subseries III.C. includes manuscripts and typescripts sent to Richards by her colleagues, friends and parties with an academic interest in her work. Authors include Owen Barfield, John Cage, Lou Harrison, Dick Higgins, Jackson MacLow, and Charles Olson. Cage's "Indeterminacy" stories are located in this subseries. Stories 90 to 130 are handwritten with corrections and dedicated to Richards. Occasionally these manuscripts come with letters, which are filed with the manuscripts. This subseries also contains research materials used by Richards including writing by Rudolf Steiner and Karl Koenig.
Arrangement
Papers are organized alphabetically by author name. Assorted papers are filed at the end of the subseries.
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36 1 Amelar, Richard, 1966 15 page(s)
Black Mountain College alumnus. Poetry.
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131 1 Artaud, Antonin, 1923, 1938 4 items
French typescript for Le Theatre et son double. Richards translated into English, see series III.A. Also includes envelope and poems.
131 2 Bankson, Marjory Zoet, 1993 2 items
Includes advanced copy of This Is My Body: Creativity, Clay, and Change; review by Richards.
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36 2 Barfield, Owen, 1968 20 page(s)
Wesleyan Press author. Untitled lecture on the unconscious.
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131 3 Bender, Sue, 1998-1999 3 items
Includes letters and typescripts for "Evening Primrose;" "How It Began;" Stretching Lessons: A Journey of the Spirit.
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36, 131 Berensohn, Paulus, undated 3 items
Author, potter, artist, weaver, teacher. Includes excerpt from the book Finding One's Way With Clay; unknown photocopied manuscript; poem.
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131 5 Bilderback, Carolyn, circa 1992 3 items
Bound typescript for Gatherings From a Dancer's Journal; foreword; introduction by Richards; press release.
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36 4-6 Blum, Fred: End of Secular Man, undated 1 item
Jungian analyst, Quaker, founder of New Era Center. A book of lectures ( 1-10 and footnotes).
Booth, Barbara, 1993
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131 6 "Four Ways To Develop an Attitude of Love and Service for the Planet," typescript 2 items
Includes letter from Booth to Richards.
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191 1 Color photograph 1 item
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36 7 Boyd, Frank: "A Thumbnail History of New York," undated 43 page(s)
Boyd, John M., 1963, undated
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36 8 Notes and a letter of recommendation 15 page(s)
36 9 Carollin 200 page(s)
Novel.
36 10 Untitled story 43 page(s)
36 11 "Milling on theRace" 62 page(s)
Play.
36 12 "The Veiled Prophet" 11 page(s)
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36-37 Poetry 450 page(s)
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37 3 A Mirror is Believed 252 page(s)
Novel.
37 4 White sheep, white sheep 235 page(s)
Novel.
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131 7 Brown, Miriam, 1983-1985 8 items
Includes various newsletters; poetry; essays.
Cable, Herb, 1946-1951, undated
Black Mountain College alumnus and Richards's student.
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38 1-3 Notes 85 page(s)
Possibly from Black Mountain College classes. Includes Notes and reports for the class Psychology of Social Issues and notes and class materials for the class Soil and Steel, taught by Ray Trayer.
38 4 Papers written at Black Mountain College 9 page(s)
Possibly written for Richards.
38 5 Poetry 14 page(s)
38 6-7 Previously bound manuscript 550 page(s)
38 8 Bound writings 100 page(s)
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39 1-2 Miscellaneous writing 250 page(s)
39 3-4 Notebooks 130 page(s)
Some notebooks have enclosures.
39 5 "Short, Short Stuff and Experiment" 30 page(s)
39 6 "Social Action" 9 items
39 7 "After We Stopped for the Wine" 15 page(s)
39 8 "How Is It That You Have To Learn To Write and No One Can Teach It" 20 page(s)
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40 1 "Short Stories" 100 page(s)
40 2 Untitled novel 307 page(s)
40 3 "Winter Surf" 53 page(s)
40 4 "One Way Of Looking at What Otto Rank Says..." 10 page(s)
Essay.
40 5 "Acting" 50 page(s)
Essay.
40 7 "Pasture In the Springtime Silage In the Fall" 8 page(s)
40 6 Untitled story 8 page(s)
40 8 Cable correspondence (not with Richards) 40 items
40 9 Cable, letters from publishers 4 items
Includes replies to submissions addressed to various people.
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40, 132 Cage, John, circa 1959-1989 7 items
Composer. "Indeterminacy," stories 90-115, 116-130, in two notebooks, pencil with corrections, with a signed note; "The Future of Music;" "Centering" a poem for Richards; preface for Lecture On The Weather.
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132 2 Camphill, 1964-1997 14 items
Various writing describing the Camphill movement or similar work theory as well as writing and music from Camphill.
132 3 Charlip, Remy, 1969-1996 8 items
Includes "Notes on Differences and Meditation" published in Dance Perspectives; Ideas For Teaching the Arts to Children; several copies of "Harlequin and the Gift of Many Colors;" notes for "Harlequin and the Gift of Many Colors."
132 4-5 Connor, Julia, 1982-2005 40 items
Includes poems, some published; essays; introductions for panel discussions regarding Richards. See also Assorted C-E, box 41 folder 1.
132 6-7 Diamant, Hirsh, 1998 2 item
Diamant's dissertation "Burning in the Light: Art in Education and Human Development." Includes evaluation by Richards.
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40 11 Edmunds, L. Francis: "1965: A Special Goethe Year," 1965 28 page(s)
Lecture.
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41, 133 Forczek, Leszek, 1985, undated 2 items
Artist. Poems. Includes "The Mission of the Poem;" "Colour Comes of Age,"
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133 2 Green, Jesse, undated 2 items
"Trichinae, Poems by Jesse Green" and "Diabolism, Pessimism, and Democracy: Notes on Melville and Conrad."
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70* 5 Harrison, Lou, 1951 2 items
Oversize poetry and a small composition dedicated to M.C. Richards, "A Happy Birthday to M.C.R."
Haynes, Deborah, 1985-1990
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133 3 Typescripts 7 items
Includes class papers; typescripts; outline for book. See also Assorted F-H, box 41 folder 5.
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191 2 Color photograph 1 item
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133 4 Haystack, poems, 1987-1988 86 items
Includes originals and photocopies. Also includes some poems by Richards.
133 5 Heck, Marsha, undated 1 item
"Teacher as Artist: A Metaphor Drawn From the Paradigms of M.C. Richards, Maxine Greene, and Eleanor Duckworth."
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41 3 Herlihy, James Leo 19 items
41 4 Higgins, Dick, 1959 60 page(s)
Fluxus artist. Includes "Battalions;" "Comments;" "Thirty-Six Points." Many on index cards ("Battalions"). Also a letter from December 1959.
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133 6 Hillman, James, 1975 13 items
Includes typescripts for lectures "Salt, Sulphur, Mercury and Lead;" photocopies of clippings "Peaks and Vales," "An Inquiry Into Image," "Anima," "The Great Mother, Her Son, Her Hero, and the Puer," "Fiction of Case History: A Round;" photocopy of interview in LA Weekly.
133 7 Hoy, Andrew, 1983-1985 46 items
Contains poems.
Kazanis, Barbara, 1977-1990
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133 8-10 Typescripts 37 items
Includes presentation for conference, application for arts therapist; application for Kellogg fellowship; "The Tree Leads to Roots and Source: Mothers and Daughters;" "The Dance of Rage;" "The Gift;" "The Arts Are Basic;" "The Burning of the Witch: From the Theatre of the Soul;" "Nature as Weaver;" "A Small Jurnal About Part of a Long Journey;" "On Finding and Respecting Our Own Ways of Grieving;" "Object Arrangement: A Moment of Integrating the Ordinary."
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191 3 Color slides 66 items
Slides possibly related to "The Dance of Rage".
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134 1 Kokis, George, 1983-1990 3 items
Includes artist statement; "The First Principle of Art;" "Honors Presentation for M.C. Richards."
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41, 134 Lane, Mervin, 1959-1987 12 items
Black Mountain College alumnus. Includes "Going to Town;" "Clustering: A Synthetic Approach to Learning;" "Smile;" "The Ancient Letters;" "The Pull-Over for a Pregnant Man" published in Connexions; poems; journal notes; letters.
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134 3 Levi, William, 1955 1 item
"On Being One's Self" published in Ethics.
134 4 Lydon, Susan Gordon, 1996-1997 2 items
Includes letter from publisher; typescript for The Knitting Sutra.
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42 2 MacLow, Jackson, 1955, 1959 35 page(s)
Artist, poet. Poems and letters sent. "Biblical Poems," 1955; "Two Three Four," 1959. Also four letters (two addressed to Richards, one to John Cage, one to David Tudor.
42 3 McConeghy, Howard, 1976 5 items
Art Education Chairman, University of New Mexico. Articles and manuscript. "Art Education, Art Therapy, Art," "Image and the Imaginal as a Basis for Education Through Art," "Mythos, Memoria and Imagination" and manuscripts detailing tour of schools throughout Asia and Europe.
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134 5 Meriwether, James Scaife, 1989 1 item
Masters thesis "Structures of Infinite Referral: Contemporary Connections in Terms of a Post-Cartesian Model of Presence."
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42 4 Mooney, Ross L., 1955-1971 25 items
Professor, Ohio State University. Includes various articles and a book of poetry, Seed for the Morrow.
box folder
134 6 Moss, Alwyn, 1985-1986 9 items
Poems.
box
42, 134 Olson, Charles 1951, undated 2 items
Poet, Black Mountain College rector. "Ode to Nativity," paper was written at Black Mountain College; "Stocking Cap."
box folder
134 8 Powell, Mary Clare, 1992 1 item
Dissertation "Creativity and Liberation: A Study of Women Writers and Artists."
box folder
135 1-2 Roffman, Rosaly, 1981-1994 48 items
Includes essays; poems; Going to Bed Whole.
135 3 Smith, Page, 1987-1992 15 items
Includes clippings.
box
135-136 Steiner, Rudolf, 1905-1979 38 items
Includes photocopies of essays; lecture transcripts.
box folder
42 7 Supree, Burton, 1970-1973 100 page(s)
Dancer, choreographer. Poetry.
box folder
136 3 Tassencourt, Shirley, undated 5 items
Poems; workshop description.
136 4 Vermeersch, Brian Charles, 1979 1 item
Dissertation "Tellurian Music: The Holistic Cultivation of Learning."
136 5 Walters, Diane, undated 1 item
Essay "Creativity: A Pursuit of the Muse."
box folder
43 2 Williams, Paul and Vera, undated 2 page(s)
Architect; wife. Poetry.
Assorted and unidentified papers, 1929-1999
box
37, 136 A-B, 1944-1999 18 items
box
41, 136 C-E, 1958-1994 27 items
box
41, 137 F-H, 1951-1998 38 items
box
42, 137 J-L, 1946-1996 29 items
box
42, 137-138 M-R, 1929-1997 circa 57 items
Box 138, folder 1a is from ADD3.
S-V 1953-1998
box
43, 138 Letters 32 items
box folder
222 2 Color photographs 15 items
box
43, 138-139 Unidentified, 1960-1993 85 items
Prose and poetry. Includes items which have more than one contributor.
box folder
139 1-6 Resource materials 1944-1984 47 items
Some items identified by Richards as resource materials. Includes annotated copy of A Middle English Reader.


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