January 28, 2018, (unprocessed), 10 cubic feet; This collection contains literary and personal papers of Dr. Peter L. Makuck, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of the English Department, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, where he taught from 1978 to 2006. Included are correspondence, lecture and teaching notes, and drafts of poems and short stories. A large portion of this collection pertains to the publication Tar River Poetry from its founding in 1978 by Dr. Makuck, as a publication of the English Department at ECU, until 2015. Included are correspondence and all but one of the issues. Gift of Peter Landers Makuck.
August 8, 2018, (unprocessed addition 1), 5 cubic feet; Addition includes printed journals and books containing Makuck's essays, poetry, and book reviews; the address he gave at East Carolina University's 1994 commencement; and artwork used for the covers of the Tar River Poetry publication. Gift of Peter Landers Makuck.
Gift of Peter Landers Makuck
Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.
Peter Landers Makuck Papers (#1321), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA