27 October 2011, (Cary Addition #1), 0.24 cubic feet; 0.95 archival box; 6 items; 675 p. Papers (1980-1999 [Bulk: 1995-1999) documenting the life and literary career of Kelly Cherry (b. 1940), the prolific American novelist, poet, essayist, and educator at University of Wisconsin-Madison; consisting of typescripts of her publication
Paula: An Odyssey: A Novel, Parts 1 – 4), and a broadside of her poem
Loneliness: Words for a Secular Canticle. Cherry served as Poet Laureate of Virginia 2010-2012. Source: Cary Addition Boxes #099.000 & 145.000. Vendor: Stuart Wright
20 July 2012, (Ludlow Addition #2), 0.01 cubic feet; 0.05 archival box; 8 items; 10 p. Papers (1972-1989) documenting the life and literary career of Kelly Cherry (b. 1940), the prolific American novelist, poet, essayist, and educator at University of Wisconsin-Madison; consisting of typescripts of loose manuscripts transferred Kelly Cherry’s works in the Stuart Wright Book Collection
Sick and Full of Burning: A Novel. Cherry served as Poet Laureate of Virginia 2010-2012. Source: Cary Addition Boxes #162.012, 165.015, 165.013. Vendor: Stuart Wright
Purchased from Stuart Wright, 10/27/2011, 7/20/2012
Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.
Stuart Wright Collection: Kelly Cherry Papers (#1169-076), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Processing, Preliminary inventory & Container List, by Jonathan Dembo, with the assistance of Nathaniel King, 2/15/2016, 2/18/2016; Final inventory by Jonathan Dembo, 8/29/2016; Finding aid by Jonathan Dembo, 9/27/2016, 11/18/2016; Biographical Sketch, by Jonathan Dembo with the assistance of Dale Wetterhahn & John Leche, 11/18/2016, rev. 2/16/2017; Encoding revised by Jonathan Dembo, 2/16/2017, 3/16/2017.