University of Texas at Austin

Dara Wier:

A Container List of Her Papers at the Harry Ransom Center

Creator: Wier, Dara, 1949-
Title: Dara Wier Papers
Dates: 1975-2006
Extent: 22 record storage cartons (27.72 linear feet), 1 oversize folder (osf), and 4 electronic files (199 KB)
Abstract: The papers of American poet Dara Wier include works (with James Tate), correspondence (including Mary Ruefle, Michael Berryhill, Carolyn Forché), publications, books, academic materials, juvenalia, postcards, notebooks, photographs, broadsides, and posters.
Call Number: Manuscript Collection MS-05042
Language: English
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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation Dara Wier Papers (Manuscript Collection MS-05042). Harry Ransom Center, The University of Texas at Austin.
Acquisition: Purchase, 2007 (07-02-019-P / R16498))
Processed by: Kevin O'Sullivan, 2010 Born digital materials processed, arranged, and described by Chance Adams and Brenna Edwards, 2015-2022.

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Related Material

For additional materials related to Dara Wier at the Ransom Center, see the James Tate Papers and the T. Coraghessan Boyle Papers.

Separated Material

Unpublished, non-commercial audio recordings were transferred to the Center's Sound Recordings Collection.

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