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Series 3: Writings, 1983-2011
Collection Description & Creator Information
- Scope and Contents
This series consists of later drafts or final versions of Pitol's novels, short stories, essays, anthologies, and memoirs. Manuscripts for El desfile del amor, Domar a la divina garza, El viaje, and La vida conyugal can be found in this series. Note: Many of these manuscripts are accompanied by manilla cover sheets that further explain the manuscript's contents and are numbered according to the numbering scheme utilized by Pitol's assistants.
This series is organized by subseries, then alphabetically by work title.
Nothing was removed from the 2015 processing.
- Processing Information
This collection was re-processed by Elvia Arroyo-Ramirez in November 2015. Finding aid written by Elvia Arroyo-Ramirez in November 2015.
This collection was originally processed by Carolina Gamboa-Hoyos in October 2008. Finding aid written by Carolina Gamboa-Hoyos in November 2008.
Access & Use
- Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
- Conditions Governing 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.
- Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements
For preservation reasons, original analog and digital media may not be read or played back in the reading room. Users may visually inspect physical media but may not remove it from its enclosure. All analog audiovisual media must be digitized to preservation-quality standards prior to use. Audiovisual digitization requests are processed by an approved third-party vendor. Please note, the transfer time required can be as little as several weeks to as long as several months and there may be financial costs associated with the process. Requests should be directed through the Ask Us Form.
- Credit this material:
Series 3: Writings; Sergio Pitol Papers, C1283, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
- Firestone LibraryOne Washington RoadPrinceton, NJ 08544, USA
- Storage Note:
- Firestone Library (mss): Box 13-15
- Fuentes, Carlos
Donoso, José, 1924-1996.
García Ponce, Juan
Mendoza, María Luisa
Monsiváis, Carlos, 1938-2010
Moura, Beatriz de
Pacheco, José Emilio
Paz, Octavio, 1914-1998
Soriano, Juan, 1920-2006
Villoro, Juan, 1956-