Hays, H. R. (Hoffman Reynolds), 1904-1980.
Biography and History
H. R. Hays received degrees from Cornell University ( B.A., 1925) and Columbia University (M.A., 1928) and had a long and varied career as a poet, novelist, critic, playwright, translator, social anthropologist, and educator.
Source: From the finding aid for C0847
Call Number: C0847
H. R. Hays was a writer, anthropologist, and educator. The collection contains his correspondence with ten Latin American writers and poets, primarily about literary and research issues. Also included are typescripts of an article about Jorge Carrera Andrade’s poetry and Antenor Orrego’s prologue to Trilce (1922).