Contents and Arrangement

"La puerta", undated

1 folder

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


This collection consists of the personal and literary papers of Saúl Yurkievich. It includes manuscripts of Yurkievich's poetry and prose works and collections such as Acaso acoso (1982), El huésped perplejo (2001), A imagen y semejanza (1993), Retener sin detener (1972), Rimbomba (1978), El sentimiento del sentido (2000), Sueño del ojo y del espejo (2002), Trampantojos (1987), El Trasver (1988).

Also included is correspondence with writers, scholars, critics, publishers, and several figures of the academic world in Spanish and Latin American literature and culture. Major correspondents include Claribel Alegría, Homero Aridjis, Alfredo Bryce Echenique, Italo Calvino, Julio Cortázar, Claudio Guillén, Tomás Eloy Martínez, Augusto Monterroso, Octavio Paz, Alejandra Pizarnik, Cristina Peri Rossi, Emir Rodríguez-Monegal, Severo Sarduy, and Tomás Segovia.

Collection History

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

Access & Use

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.

Credit this material:

"La puerta"; Saúl Yurkievich Papers, C1293, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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