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Ronald Christ:

A Preliminary Inventory of His Collection at the Hary Ransom Humanities Research Center

Creator: Christ, Ronald J.
Title: Addition to the Ronald Christ Collection
Dates: ca. 1976-1996
Extent: 10 boxes, 1 oversize box (5.4 linear feet)
Abstract: This addition to the Ronald Christ Papers contains typescripts and proofs of Christ's The Narrow Act: Borges' Art of Allusion, as well as correspondence with the Archer M. Huntington Art Gallery, Wilson Harris, Helen R. Lane (previously restricted), the Ransom Center, and the University of Texas Press.
RLIN Record #: None
Language: English .
Access:

Open for research




Acquisition:

Gift, 1995 (Gift no. 10337)

Processed by:

Liz Murray, 1996 (revised 2005)

Repository:

The University of Texas at Austin, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center


This addition to the Ronald Christ Papers contains typescripts and proofs of Christ's The Narrow Act: Borges' Art of Allusion, as well as correspondence with the Archer M. Huntington Art Gallery, Wilson Harris, Helen R. Lane (previously restricted), the Ransom Center, and the University of Texas Press. The majority of the collection is comprised of alphabetically-arranged works by various authors who were associated with Christ in his editorial capacity at Lumen, Inc., SITES, and as a translator for Latin American writers. Correspondence with these authors is found with the manuscript material.

Books, audio cassettes, and video tapes received with this collection were transferred to appropriate departments within the Ransom Center.


Books, audio cassettes, and video tapes received with this collection were transferred to appropriate departments within the Ransom Center.


People

Cozarinsky, Edgardo.

Lane, Helen R.

Megged, Matti, 1923-.

Wilson, Harris, 1919-.

Organizations

Archer M. Huntington Art Gallery.

Document Types

Typescripts.

Printer's proofs.

Request entire Box 1
Cahill, Kevin , "Clearing the Fields," 1994 Symposium program Box 1 Folder 1   
Centofanti, Jorge , "Onir," novella, typescript with translation, nd              Folder 2   
Chilean arpilleras, photographs and contact sheets              Folder 3   
Request entire Box 4
Eltit, Diamela , Sacred Cow (1995), materials and correspondence related to revision of translation Box 4 Folder 7   
Goytisolo, Juan , program, letters, transcript, etc. related to appearance of Goytisolo and James Purdy at the Spanish Institute in New York, Christ moderator              Folder 8   
Request entire Box 5
Llosa, Mario Vargas , Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriter (1982), uncorrected proof, translation by Helen R. Lane Box 5 Folder 2   
Márquez, Gabriel García , Love in the Time of Cholera (1988), uncorrected proof, translation by Edith Grossman              Folder 3   
Request entire Box 8
Parra, Nicano , texts for poetry reading at the YMHA Poetry Center, 1984 Box 8 Folder 1   
Proske, Beatrice , materials related to Anna Hyatt Huntington ; D. Dollens/Christ photographs of Huntington's work and Christ's editing of Proske typescript for SITES issue on 19th century sculpture in New York              Folder 2-5   
Puig, Manuel , Under a Mantle of Stars (1992), blueline and production material, translated by Christ              Folder 6   
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Scott, Mark , typescripts of poems Box 10 Folder 3   
Silveira, Regina , visual and gallery material, postcards               Folder 4   
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Oversize Box 11