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Behar, Ruth (1956- ) [Cuban-American], 1995-1997
Collection Description & Creator Information
Consists of correspondence (1977-1999) that reflects a wide selection of Latin American, primarily Cuban, poets, writers, journalists, editors, and friends. The correspondents include Ruth Behar, Antonio Castro, Robert Cohen, Alex Fleites, Francisco Garzón Céspedes, Dan Georgakas, Marian McDonald, Sergio Mondragón, Michele Najlis, Victor Núñez Rodríguez, Arnaldo Orfila Reynal, Mirta Yáñez, and Daisy Zamora. Their letters discuss literary topics, gay and lesbian issues, and other social and political issues of the times. Some letters include poems, articles, photographs, and clippings. Also included are subject files, articles, and printed matter relating to Cuba and Nicaragua. This collection offers insight into the social and political issues of contemporary Latin America.
A few of the 42 correspondents are Ruth Behar, Antonio Castro, Robert Cohen, Alex Fleites, Francisco Garzón Céspedes, Dan Georgakas, Marian McDonald, Sergio Mondragón, Michele Najlis, Victor Rodríguez Núñez, Arnaldo Orfila Reynal, Mirta Yáñez, and Daisy Zamora. Also included are Randall's subject files (1977-1999) on Cuba and Nicaragua, containing miscellaneous correspondence, articles, and printed matter.
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- Access Restrictions:
Collection is open for research use.
- Conditions for Reproduction and Use:
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.
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Behar, Ruth (1956- ) [Cuban-American]; Selected Correspondence of Margaret Randall, C0861, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
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- Firestone Library (mss): Box 1