Contents and Arrangement

Work: P-R, 1989-1997

1 folder

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


The collection consists of manuscript and typescript drafts of and notebooks related to Eltit's works both published and unpublished, including Lumpérica (1983), Por la patria (1986), El cuarto mundo (1988), Vaca sagrada (1991), and others; personal and work-related correspondence, mostly from the mid-1980s to 1990s; and other miscellaneous papers. including newspaper clippings, prize nominations, personal papers and a fairly large number of photographs of Eltit, her family, and various other literary and political figures.

Collection History

Archival Appraisal Information:

No materials were separated from the collection during 2013 processing.

Correspondence was re-opened in 2017.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

This series has been re-opened after a restrictions review. Select correspondence is closed until 2041.

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:

Work: P-R; Diamela Eltit Papers, C1457, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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