Carol Kyle Papers

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Detailed Description

Biographical

Coursework completed

Courses Taught

Works, Creative

Works, Scholarly

Projects and Grants

Correspondence

Committee Work

News Clippings, articles, and publications



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Title: Carol Kyle Papers, 1957-1995Add to your cart.

ID: 15/7/46

Primary Creator: Kyle, Carol (1939-1995)

Extent: 12.3 cubic feet

Arrangement: By Subject, Alphabetically Thereunder Unless Noted

Subjects: Astronomy, Computer Based Education, Creative Writing, Faculty Papers, Fulbright Awards, National Endowment for the Humanities, Poetry, Women's Studies

Formats/Genres: Papers

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Papers of Carol Kyle (1939-1995), professor of English (1968-1995), contain professional and personal correspondence, literary and scholarly publications, manuscripts and drafts of poetry, photographs, sound recordings, and teaching and research materials related to classes taken as a student at Duquesne University (1957-1961) and the University of Pennsylvania (1962-1968); courses taught while a professor at UIUC, including pilot classes on poetry and astronomy, the literature of AIDS, contemporary American poetry, women writers, and computer use in humanities instruction; creative works, include poetry collections and individual poems, novels and novellas, and short stories; scholarly and research works, including book- and article-length works on contemporary poetry, domestic imagery, Robert Frost (dissertation topic), and numerous poets and writers, including W.S. Merwin, Adrienne Rich, James Wright and Charles Olson; materials relating to research grants received for the completion or implementation of projects, including a Fulbright to conduct research in Buenos Aires, Argentina (1972), an NEH grant to develop a poetry and astronomy curriculum (1978-1979), her work at the National Humanities Institute with Maynard Mack (1971), her tenure as De Witt-Wallace visitor at the MacDowell artists' colony(1989), and awards presented to Kyle, including the Chancellor's Award for Distiguished Teaching (1987) and the LAS Award for Distinguished Teaching; and correspondence with publishers, students, colleagues, and writers, including Adrienne Rich, Sarah Getty, Carol Burns, Raymond Carver, Maxine Kumin, Archibald MacLeish, W.S. Merwin, Sarah Schulman, and James Wright.

Subject/Index Terms

Astronomy
Computer Based Education
Creative Writing
Faculty Papers
Fulbright Awards
National Endowment for the Humanities
Poetry
Women's Studies


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Series 1: BiographicalAdd to your cart.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Curriculum vitae, 1974-1992Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Departmental death notice, January 17th, 1995Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Departmental supporting materialsAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: PhotographsAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Daily notebooksAdd to your cart.
Including poetry notes, thoughts, memoranda, journal entries, to-do lists; 13 small notepads
Folder 6: Biographical notes,, ca. 1982Add to your cart.
Folder 7: "John" notebooks (see also Correspondence, and Novels, Orchid Tango; regarding personal relationship), 1987-1988Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Diary, 1993Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Living Will Materials, 1986, 1993Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Musical materials, including diary materials, 1980-1982Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Medical documents, 1986-87Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Financial materials, 1980-94Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Income tax ReturnsAdd to your cart.
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Folder 1: 1984Add to your cart.
Folder 2: 1985Add to your cart.
Folder 3: 1992Add to your cart.
Series 2: Coursework completedAdd to your cart.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Bachelor of Arts (Duquesne University, 1961)Add to your cart.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Aesthetics, 1960Add to your cart.
Folder 2: American Literature, winter, 1958-1959Add to your cart.
Folder 3: General college assignments, 1957-1958Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Literature assignments, 1959-1961Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Contemporary Philosophy, 1961Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Early English Poetry, 1961Add to your cart.
Folder 7: English coursework, 1958-1960Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Old English, ca. 1958Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Twentieth-Century Literature, 1960Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Master of Arts (University of Pennsylvania 1962)Add to your cart.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: American Literary History and Criticism, spring 1962Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Elizabethan Poetry and Prose, fall 1961Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Middle English Literature, fall 1961Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Modern British Poetry, spring 1962Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Restoration Literature, fall 1961Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Tristam Shandy, spring 1962Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Ph.D. (University of Pennsylvania1968)Add to your cart.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: American Drama 1890-present, fall 1966Add to your cart.
Folder 2: American Literary History and Criticism, spring 1966Add to your cart.
Folder 3: American Literary History of the Twentieth Century, 1966Add to your cart.
Folder 4: American Literature Before 1810--papers presented for publication, 1966, 1971Add to your cart.
Folder 5: American Literature 1810-1860, fall 1966Add to your cart.
Folder 6: American Literature Since 1915, fall 1964Add to your cart.
Folder 7: American Literature to 1810, spring 1966Add to your cart.
Folder 8: American Literature to 1910, 1966Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Arthurian Romance, summer 1966Add to your cart.
Folder 10: British Literature Before 1922, summer 1966Add to your cart.
Folder 11: British Literature 1922-Present, spring 1966Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Independent Study with Theodore Hornburger, 1966Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Faulkner SeminarAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: Major American Authors, summer 1966Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Modern English, fall 1966Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Ph.D. dissertation materials--Robert FrostAdd to your cart.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: "Epistemelogical Dualism in the Poetry of Robert Frost" (dissertation), 1967-1968Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Exam Questions, 1966Add to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Notes, 1966Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Saturday Review, 1963Add to your cart.
Folder 3: "The Theme of Knowledge in the Poetry of Robert Frost" (chapter outline), 1967Add to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Seventeenth-Century Poetry, 1963Add to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: SyllabiAdd to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Other courseworkAdd to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Astronomy notebookAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Kathleen Spivak's Poetry Workshop (Note: no Kyle materials--see Works/Kathy's Poetry Workshop for Kyle contributions), 1976-1978Add to your cart.
Series 3: Courses TaughtAdd to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: UIUCAdd to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: American and British Poetry After 1940 (ENGL 242),, ca. 1972- 1989Add to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course materials [syllabi, assignments and exams] (2 folders), 1972-1989Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Notes (3 folders), 1972-1986Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Student evaluations, 1980Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Audio tape, "Arizona Movies"Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Student final exams (eight audio tapes), 1982Add to your cart.
Folder 2: American and British Poetry Before 1940 (ENGL 241), ca. 1985-1990Add to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course materials, 1985Add to your cart.
Folder 2: "The Beginning of Modernity" course materials, 1990Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Student evaluations, 1985Add to your cart.
Folder 3: American Literature from WWII to the Present (ENGL 351), ca. 1973-1982Add to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course materials, 1973-1982Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Notes (2 folders)Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Student evaluations, 1982Add to your cart.
Folder 4: The American Novel (ENGL 249; formerly ENGL 288), ca. 1970-90Add to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course materials, 1972-1990Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Computer instruction materials, 1984Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Notes (5 folders)Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Student Evaluations, 1971, 1978, 1983, 1992Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Student Papers, 1986, 1990Add to your cart.
Folder 6: ENGL 288Add to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course materials, 1968-1971Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Notes, Faulkner, Hemingway, FitzgeraldAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Notes, otherAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Student evaluations, 1968-72Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Astronomy and Poetry (HUMN 295--see also Projects and Grants/Astronomy and Poetry), 1979Add to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Copy of booklet and test poemsAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Course packet materials and syllabusAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Lecture notes and overheadsAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Notes and reprintsAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Official correspondenceAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Student evaluationsAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Student final papersAdd to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: The Beginnings of Modern Poetry (ENGL 272), ca. 1971Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course materialsAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Notes, 1971Add to your cart.
Folder 2: British and American Poetry After 1920 (ENGL 273), ca. 1970-1971Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course materials, 1970-1971Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Notes, 1971Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Computer Rhetoric (ENGL 108--see also "projects, CMU conference"), 1984-1985Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Materials (4 folders; notes, lessons, original proposal), 1984Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Student evaluations, 1984Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Student themes, 1984Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Student work, ca. 1984-85Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Contemporary American Women Novelists (ENGL 281), ca. 1978-1989Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course materials, 1978-1989Add to your cart.
Folder 2: NotesAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Student evaluations, 1978, 1989Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Contemporary American Women's Poetry/Fiction (ENGL 362), 1975Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course materialsAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: NotesAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Student Evaluations, 1974-75Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Contemporary American Women's Poetry (ENGL 280), 1988Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course materialsAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Contemporary American Women Writers (ENGL 280), 1993Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course materialsAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Student evaluations, 1983, 1988Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Honors SeminarsAdd to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: 1971Add to your cart.
Folder 2: ENGL 298, 1980Add to your cart.
Folder 3: ENGL 291, honors oralsAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: Images of Science in Contemporary American Literature (LAS 295), 1989Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course materialsAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Student evaluations, 1989Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Introduction to Poetry (ENGL 101), ca. 1985-1992Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course materials, 1985, 1990, 1992Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Major Authors (ENGL 355)Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course materials and notes (2 folders), 1979Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Notes: FrostAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Student work, 1979Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Masterpieces of American Literature (ENGL 116), ca. 1983-1985Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course materials, 1983-1984Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Final and review, 1985Add to your cart.
Folder 3: NotesAdd to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: HawthorneAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Emerson, nature, Thoreau, CooperAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Student Evaluations, 1983-84Add to your cart.
Folder 5: TA-taught portion course materials, 1983-1985Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Transparencies, 1985Add to your cart.
Folder 7: T.S. EliotAdd to your cart.
Folder 13: Masterpieces of English Literature (ENGL 115), 1981Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course materials, 1981Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Poetry, Prose and Drama (ENGL 201--team taught), ca. 1973Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course materialsAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Notes, 1973Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Student evaluations, 1973Add to your cart.
Folder 15: The Renaissance of Contemporary American Poetry (ENGL 362), 1974Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course materials, 1974Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Notes, 1974Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Rhetoric: Writing on the Computer (ENGL 302), 1985Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Computer materialsAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Course materialsAdd to your cart.
Folder 17: The Rise of Realism in Modern American Literature (ENGL 256)Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course materials, 1985-1990Add to your cart.
Folder 2: NotesAdd to your cart.
Folder 18: Short Course: The Writer and the Computer, 1982-1983Add to your cart.
Folder 19: Short Story (ENGL 246), ca. 1978-1987Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course materials and notes, 1978-1987Add to your cart.
Folder 20: Survey of American Literature I (ENGL 255), ca. 1985-1987Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Benjamin Franklin materialsAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Columbus materialsAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Course materials, 1985-1987Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Course materials and student work (2 folders), 1985-1986Add to your cart.
Folder 21: Survey of American Literature (ENGL 256), ca. 1969-1993Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course materialsAdd to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: 1969Add to your cart.
Folder 2: 1993Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Course materials and student work, 1990Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Student evaluations, ca. 1989-90Add to your cart.
Folder 22: Topics Courses (ENGL 361)Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Contemporary American Women Poets, ca. 1981-1986Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course materials (2 folders), 1981-1983, 1986Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Student evaluations, 1983Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Extramural class in Hinsdale, IL: The Search for Self in Contemporary American Fiction, 1985Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course materialsAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: The Literature of AIDS, 1992Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course materialsAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: NotesAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Reprint materialsAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Student evaluationsAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Student workAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Male and Female in Contemporary American Women's Literature, 1988Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course materialsAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Surrealism and Contemporary American Poetry, 1987Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course materials, 1987Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Student evaluations, 1987Add to your cart.
Folder 6: W.S. Merwyn and His Contemporaries, 1988Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Course MaterialsAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: NotesAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Student evaluationsAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Women in the Literary Imagination (ENGL 280), ca. 1983Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Course materials, 1983Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Student evaluations, 1983Add to your cart.
Box 4Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Lecture materials (lecture notes on given authors and/or topics not associated with clearly identifiable classes)Add to your cart.
Box 4Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Richard BrautiganAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: "The Breaking of the Circle" (main events in the history of poetry)Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Stephen CraneAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: William Faulkner (2 folders)Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Nathaniel HawthorneAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Ernest HemingwayAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: "In Dubious Battle" (John Steinbeck)Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Henry JamesAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: Mothers/fathers notesAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: Joyce Carol OatesAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: Sylvia PlathAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: Richard PowersAdd to your cart.
Folder 13: Thomas PynchonAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: Kurt VonnegutAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: Walt WhitmanAdd to your cart.
Folder 16: "The Yellow Wallpaper" (Sarah Gilman)Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Other and unidentified coursesAdd to your cart.
Box 4Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Confessional NovelAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Eng. 248, student evaluationsAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Introduction to the Contemporary NovelAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Novel Archaeology (Anthro 150), 1990Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Poetry notesAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Unidentified Women's Studies course, student evaluationsAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: SyllabiAdd to your cart.
Box 4Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Courses taught elsewhereAdd to your cart.
Box 4Add to your cart.
Folder 1: English Composition (University of Pennsylvania), 1966-1968Add to your cart.
Folder 2: American Literature (University of Penn. or Duquesne), 1965Add to your cart.
Series 4: Works, CreativeAdd to your cart.
Box 4Add to your cart.
Folder 1: PoetryAdd to your cart.
Box 4Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Collected (either foldered together, or gathered by Kyle as a collection to be published as such)Add to your cart.
Box 4Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Aspen writers' workshop, 1979Add to your cart.
Contains statement of Kyle's philosophy of poetry writing
Folder 2: Handwritten poemsAdd to your cart.
Poems not foldered individually by Kyle, including "Moratorium" (on Vietnam), "Things I Wanted To Tell You" (break-up), "Horoscope," 1969, "A Psychedelic Horoscope" (solstice), "An Edict from the Midwest," "Hangover," "To My John" (break-up), "The Birthday Animal," "Soundlessness" (break-up), "Reflections on Ed," "The Mummery," 1967, "The Countess Answers Count Dracula," "Roaches at 4 AM," "Mercury Delivers the Flowers," "Searching"; and untitled poems identified by subject or first line: poetry, "two year-old on a leash," artichokes, "hell is a state of mind," break-up (2 poems), solstice, lovers' quarrel, "apartment into a field," "freedom to become attached," "I can't sleep for pain," and "the puppy is dreaming"
Folder 3: Typewritten poemsAdd to your cart.
Poems not foldered individually by Kyle, including "Sometimes I Can Visit Your Place," I Used to Think the Sense of Smell Came Last," "Easter, 1969", "Taking the Temperature of Venus," and an untitled poem with the first line "I could love you too"
Folder 4: Black Hole poemsAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: The Buenos Aires poems, ca. 1972Add to your cart.
Box 4Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Version 2, 1972Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Cambridge workshop worksheetsAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: "Collected Images" (several hand-written poems)Add to your cart.
Folder 8: The Deya Poems ( see also Persephone Poems)Add to your cart.
Box 4Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Version 2Add to your cart.
Folder 2: WorksheetsAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: "Finished poems"Add to your cart.
Including "Some Images after Playing Baroque Music...," "Strawberries," "The Story of Adele H.," and others
Folder 10: "The Garage Sale"Add to your cart.
Folder 11: "Incomplete" (Kathy's Workshop and others)Add to your cart.
Folder 12: "Kathy's workshop poetry," 1976-1978Add to your cart.
Poems completed and revised during Kathleen Spivak's Poetry Workshop (see also Courses Taken/Other) including "Tuning the Harpsichord," "Strawberries," "Making Friends with the Girl Who Broke Up My Household," Magic Flute," "Just Before Finals," "Tuning the Harpsichord to the Sun," "My Place," "Untitled," "From a Widow's Watch at Cape Cod," and "Secrets"
Folder 13: "Lakeland Poems" (2 folders), 1987Add to your cart.
Folder 14: MIT reading, poemsAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: "New Poems, May 1987,", 1987Add to your cart.
Drafts of poems contained above, including "First Love," "Liking It for the First Time, "Poem to My New Lover," "Sleeping Together," "T???©," "This Is the Way We Wash Our Clothes," and "Wheels"
Box 5Add to your cart.
Folder 1: "On the Edge of the Rainforest," 1977Add to your cart.
Box 5Add to your cart.
Folder 1: "Early" versionAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Version 2Add to your cart.
Folder 3: WorksheetsAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: "The Persephone Poems" (with comments by readers), ca. 1976Add to your cart.
Box 5Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Version 2Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Version 3Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Brunnenburg revisions, 1977Add to your cart.
Box 5Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Version 1Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Version 2Add to your cart.
Folder 4: "Poem Sonata" worksheetsAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: "Post-Persephone Poems," 1976Add to your cart.
Folder 6: "Record of Poems Sent Out," ca. 1977-1978Add to your cart.
Includes correspondence with publishers, lists of publishers, and revised copies of numerous poems
Folder 7: "Scholastica Rough Drafts" and "Song for October"Add to your cart.
Folder 8: "Six Windows in the Red Light District" (2 copies), ca. 1980Add to your cart.
Box 5Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Worksheets (2 folders)Add to your cart.
Folder 9: "Some Interesting Poems that I Am Rejecting Anyway"Add to your cart.
Folder 10: "Some Poems of Light and Lasers", 1977Add to your cart.
Folder 11: "Tuning the Harpsichord"Add to your cart.
Box 5Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Version 2Add to your cart.
Folder 2: "Baroque Summer Academy: Vienna1977" (portion of above)Add to your cart.
Folder 3: WorksheetsAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: "Twelve Days of Christmas" (and other poems; 2 copies)Add to your cart.
Box 5Add to your cart.
Folder 1: WorksheetsAdd to your cart.
Folder 13: Unidentified collection, with reviewer's comments (Larry Lieberman?)Add to your cart.
Box 5Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Number 2 (with logbook)Add to your cart.
Folder 14: "Unpublished Poems"Add to your cart.
Includes "Taking Down the Christmas Tree," "Swimming in the IMPE Pool," "For My Students at the Spring Equinox," and others
Folder 15: Untitled collection (contest submission?), ca. 1982Add to your cart.
Folder 16: "Windmills at Kinderdyck" (2 copies)Add to your cart.
Folder 17: "Wintering in Majorca" (2 copies)Add to your cart.
Box 5Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Version 2Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Version 3Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Version 4Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Worksheets, summer 1977Add to your cart.
Folder 19: "Yale Writing," 1977Add to your cart.
Includes "Farmers' Almanac," "Waking from Sickness in Late March," "Driving in April," and others
Folder 20: YMHA Poetry Center submissions (3 copies with revisions; written under name 'Carol Petterson')Add to your cart.
Box 6Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Individual Poems (poems individually foldered by Kyle; each folder generally contained multiple versions of each poem with revisions)Add to your cart.
Box 6Add to your cart.
Folder 1: "Alturas de Macchu Picchu"Add to your cart.
Folder 2: "Askance"Add to your cart.
Folder 3: "Asking My Dreams Why My Loves Are Always Temporary"Add to your cart.
Folder 4: "A Blackhole Has No Hair"Add to your cart.
Folder 5: "Blackhole in Illinois Farmyard" (also list of poetry publishers)Add to your cart.
Folder 6: "Bonita"Add to your cart.
Folder 7: "Bon Voyage" (from English Language Journal 4.2, 1973, p. 99)Add to your cart.
Folder 8: "A Boston Tea Party"Add to your cart.
Folder 9: "Buenos Aires" (from Mundus Artium 8.2 1974)Add to your cart.
Folder 10: "Burning the Woodstoves in May"Add to your cart.
Folder 11: "Celtic New Year" (long form poem 1975)Add to your cart.
Folder 12: "Chamber Music on Valentine's Day"Add to your cart.
Folder 13: "Changing the Color of the Blackhole"Add to your cart.
Folder 14: "The Cicadas"Add to your cart.
Folder 15: "Cicadas in November"Add to your cart.
Folder 16: "The Cosmic Censorship Hypothesis"Add to your cart.
Folder 17: "Crossing Liberty Bridge at Rush Hour"Add to your cart.
Folder 18: "The Darkening of Deya (Persephone Says Goodbye to Patella)"Add to your cart.
Folder 19: "Digging at the Shrine of Demeter"Add to your cart.
Folder 20: "Dreaming a Blackhole"Add to your cart.
Folder 21: "Driving Home from Duluth"Add to your cart.
Folder 22: "Driving to Duluth"Add to your cart.
Folder 23: "Driving to Pennsylvania for the Holidays" (from River Styx no. 7 1980)Add to your cart.
Folder 24: "Dutch Christmas Moving towards the Solstice"Add to your cart.
Folder 25: "Einstein's Birthday"Add to your cart.
Folder 26: "The Elegant Jungle" (from English Language Journal 3.4 1977, p. 245)Add to your cart.
Folder 27: "Evita"Add to your cart.
Folder 28: "Five Windows in the Red Light District" (5 parts; from Spoon River Quarterly, Spring 1988)Add to your cart.
Folder 29: "The Flowering of Deya"Add to your cart.
Folder 30: "The Flute Lesson," 1980Add to your cart.
Folder 31: "For a Chosen Woman of Macchu Picchu"Add to your cart.
Folder 32: "For a Lucid Astrophysicist" (from Odessa Poetry Review, Summer 1988)Add to your cart.
Folder 33: "For an English Harpsichordist Visiting Illinois"Add to your cart.
Folder 34: "For My Lover Explaining Physics"Add to your cart.
Folder 35: "For My Students Watching the Solar Eclipse"Add to your cart.
Folder 36: "Gathering Rosebuds in Norway"Add to your cart.
Folder 37: "Getting Ready to Put My Dog to Sleep" (see also Poetry Collections/"New Poems, May 1987"--"T???©"), 1989Add to your cart.
Folder 38: "Gregorian Chant"Add to your cart.
Folder 39: "Hallmarks"Add to your cart.
Folder 40: "The Hanged Man"Add to your cart.
Folder 41: "Heredity"Add to your cart.
Folder 42: "Herb Garden"Add to your cart.
Folder 43: "Iguassu Falls"Add to your cart.
Folder 44: "Learning to Read Figured Bass"Add to your cart.
Folder 45: "Light Scattering"Add to your cart.
Folder 46: "Living in a Laser"Add to your cart.
Folder 47: "Living in a Haunted House"Add to your cart.
Folder 48: "Living in a Museum" (from River Styx no. 51 979)Add to your cart.
Folder 49: "Meeting Martin Borman in South America" (see also Correspondence/Personal)Add to your cart.
Folder 50: "The Moon and the Olive Tree" (from Mundus Artium 8.1, 1975; translations of Charpan poems)Add to your cart.
Folder 51: "Persephone at the Spring Equinox" (from River Styx no. 5 1979)Add to your cart.
Folder 52: "Persephone Decides to Rise by Herself" (from River Styx no. 5 1979)Add to your cart.
Folder 53: "Persephone Discovers Sappho's Poetry in an Egyptian Tomb" (from River Styx no. 5 1979)Add to your cart.
Folder 54: "Persephone Hears the Guatamalan Earthquake" (from River Styx no. 5 1979)Add to your cart.
Folder 55: "Persephone Hears the Poetry Reading Underground"Add to your cart.
Folder 56: "Persephone Receives Snaphots of Deya"Add to your cart.
Folder 57: "Persephone Throws the I-Ching"Add to your cart.
Folder 58: "Persephone Tries to Rise"Add to your cart.
Folder 59: "Persephone Waters the Plants"Add to your cart.
Folder 60: "A Pilgrim at Plymouth Plantation"Add to your cart.
Folder 61: "Poem Sonata for Flute and Harpsichord" (4 parts; from Spoon River Quarterly, Spring 1988)Add to your cart.
Folder 62: "Reach for the Stars"Add to your cart.
Folder 63: "Recoleta Cemetary" (from English Language Journal 3.3 1972)Add to your cart.
Folder 64: River Styx no. 5 1979, pp. 23-32 (contains "The Persephone Poems" and others)Add to your cart.
Folder 65: "Sleeping with You for the First Time"Add to your cart.
Folder 66: "The Spanish Connection"Add to your cart.
Folder 67: Spoon River Quarterly 1988 Anthology, pp. 54-74 (contains poems and short interview)Add to your cart.
Folder 68: Spoon River Quarterly 13.2 1988, pp. 23-45 (contains poems and short interview)Add to your cart.
Folder 69: "Sunday Dinner in Argentina"Add to your cart.
Folder 70: "The Swimming Lesson" (2 folders; also contains "Garage Sale"; from The Denny Poems 1982)Add to your cart.
Folder 71: Tarot poems. Including "Page of Cups," "Five of Pentacles," and "Three of Pentacles"Add to your cart.
Folder 72: "The Thunderbolt" (from Southern Poetry Review, Spring 1986)Add to your cart.
Folder 73: "Throwing the Tarot"Add to your cart.
Folder 74: "Ticket to Ride"Add to your cart.
Folder 75: "Tuning the Harpsichord" (see also Collected Poems; from Spoon River Quarterly, Spring 1988)Add to your cart.
Folder 76: "The Turning of Fall without You"Add to your cart.
Folder 77: "The TV Special on Julian Barnes"Add to your cart.
Folder 78: "Uncle Henry Sees the Suicide"Add to your cart.
Folder 79: "The Valentine"Add to your cart.
Folder 80: "The Viking Postscript"Add to your cart.
Folder 81: "Visiting My Mother in Late Summer" (from Spoon River Quarterly, Spring 1988)Add to your cart.
Folder 82: "Visitors' Day at the Convent"Add to your cart.
Folder 83: "Windmills at Kinderdyck" (see also collected poems; from The Denny Poems1985-86)Add to your cart.
Box 6Add to your cart.
Folder 1: RevisionsAdd to your cart.
Folder 84: "The Winter of '82"Add to your cart.
Folder 85: "Wintering in Mallorca"Add to your cart.
Folder 86: "The Year of the Rat: 1972, Buenos Aires" (from River Styx no. 5 1979)Add to your cart.
Folder 87: "You Ask If I Would Like a Picture of the Twelfth Century Moorish Stone Terraces in Majorca"Add to your cart.
Folder 88: "Your Voice by Long Distance"Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Other poetry materialsAdd to your cart.
Box 6Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Cassette tapes of Kyle reading her workAdd to your cart.
Includes "The Persephone Poems," "The Twelve Days of Christmas," "The Deya Poems," and others
Folder 2: Early Poetry (from U.Penn classwork?)Add to your cart.
Folder 3: NotebooksAdd to your cart.
Box 6Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Number 1, ca. 1979Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Number 2, ca. 1981Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Reviews of Kyle poems by Jane Shore, 1980Add to your cart.
Box 7Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Novels and NovellasAdd to your cart.
Box 7Add to your cart.
Folder 1: The African Violet Queen, 1988Add to your cart.
Box 7Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Draft AAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Draft BAdd to your cart.
Box 8Add to your cart.
Folder 1: NotesAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Publishing correspondence, 1990-1991Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Reviewer notes, 1988-1993Add to your cart.
Box 8Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Chamber MusicAdd to your cart.
Box 8Add to your cart.
Folder 1: "Draft #1"Add to your cart.
Folder 2: "Draft #2"Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Unknown draftAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: The Missing LinkAdd to your cart.
Box 8Add to your cart.
Folder 1: DraftAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Version 2Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Outline and notesAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: RevisionsAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: The Monk: A Novella (with reviewer's comments--Robert Graves),, ca. 1986Add to your cart.
Folder 4: The Monk: A Play for TelevisionAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Orchid Tango, 1988Add to your cart.
Box 8Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Version 2, 1988Add to your cart.
Folder 2: A Tango of Purple Rain (revision of Orchid Tango)Add to your cart.
Folder 3: NotesAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Tango Indigo, book 1Add to your cart.
Box 9Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Play Melancholy, BabyAdd to your cart.
Box 9Add to your cart.
Folder 1: 1988Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Version 2 (with editor's notes), 1990Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Version 3, 1990Add to your cart.
Folder 4: "First draft"Add to your cart.
Folder 5: "Serial killer version", 1991Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Summer in MallorcaAdd to your cart.
Box 9Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Partial Ms.; with reviewer's comments; photo of 1987 digAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Full Ms.Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Trio Sonata: A NovellaAdd to your cart.
Box 9Add to your cart.
Folder 1: "draft #3"Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Version 2Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Version 3Add to your cart.
Folder 4: NotesAdd to your cart.
Box 9Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Short StoriesAdd to your cart.
Box 9Add to your cart.
Folder 1: "Chlorox"Add to your cart.
Folder 2: FragmentsAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: "Kory Leaves Her Old Man: A Fable"Add to your cart.
Folder 4: "Night Class"Add to your cart.
Folder 5: "The Red Velvet Pants Suit", 1970Add to your cart.
Folder 6: "Santa Maria Goretti"Add to your cart.
Folder 7: "Short Story" (classroom lover)Add to your cart.
Folder 8: "A Triptych for Santa Lucia" (with notes and fragments; also contains some poetry)Add to your cart.
Folder 9: "Una Sola" ("drafts #1, #2")Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Untitled ("chapter 1: Our Lady of Morgantina"; related to Summer in Mallorca?)Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Untitled screen play or stage play notesAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: "Winter Solstice" notes (regarding mother's death in 1993?)Add to your cart.
Series 5: Works, ScholarlyAdd to your cart.
Box 9Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Book lengthAdd to your cart.
Box 9Add to your cart.
Folder 1: American Women Poets: From Kitchens to Quasars (see also Domestic Imagery...; full Ms.?), ca. 1979-1983Add to your cart.
Box 9Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Version 2 (partial Ms.)Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Version 3 (2 folders; full Ms.?; with 2 fragments)Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Version 4 (partial Ms.)Add to your cart.
Folder 4: NotesAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Reviewers and publishers correspondence, 1979-1983Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Apollo and the New World: A Study of the Renaissance of Contemporary American Poetry 1950-1973Add to your cart.
Box 9Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Version 1( full Ms.) Includes Part I: "Poetry of the Moonshot," Part II: "The Poets of Projective Verse," and Part III: "The Subjective Metaphor", ca. 1975Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Version 2 (minor revisions)Add to your cart.
Box 10Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Handwritten draftsAdd to your cart.
Box 10Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Preface and introductionAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Part IAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Part II, ii: "The Meso-American Cultural Past" and Charles Olson's "The Kingfishers"Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Part II, v: "Edward Dorn: Again, the Cultural Past"Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Notes and fragmentsAdd to your cart.
Box 10Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Part I: "The Poetry of the Moonshot"Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Part II, ii: "The Meso-American Cultural Past"Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Part II, v: "Edward Dorn"Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Early OutlinesAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Reviewers' comments and recommendations, 1972-1973Add to your cart.
Box 10Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Astronomy and Contemporary American Poetry (later revision of Apollo and the New World?), ca. 1989Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Domestic Imagery: Wifery and Witchery in the Poetry of Contemporary American Women PoetsAdd to your cart.
Box 10Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Version 1 ( full Ms.), 1974Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Version 2 (condensed typesetting)Add to your cart.
Box 10Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Ms. for Chapter IV (Adrienne Rich)Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Handwritten Ms., 1974Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Notes and fragmentsAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Reviewers' commentsAdd to your cart.
Box 10Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Article lengthAdd to your cart.
Box 10Add to your cart.
Folder 1: "Alliterative Verse in Early, Middle, and Fourteenth Century English" (probably classwork from unidentified class), 1961Add to your cart.
Folder 2: "The Classroom After Apollo: The Metaphors of Science in Contemporary American Poetry", 1978Add to your cart.
Box 10Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Research materialsAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Reviewers' commentsAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: "A Coffee with Borges" (from Linea Plural: Revista de Arte Y Literatura), 1987Add to your cart.
Folder 4: "Emerson's 'Uriel' as a Source for Frost" (from Emerson Society Quarterly, Winter 1970, p. 58), 1970Add to your cart.
Box 11Add to your cart.
Folder 1: "Every Step an Arrival: Six Variations and the Musical Structure of Denise Levertov's Poetry" (from Centennial Review, 8.3 1973, pp. 281-296), 1973Add to your cart.
Box 11Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Correspondence regarding, 1972-1973Add to your cart.
Folder 2: "Images of Women in Space" (unpub'd)Add to your cart.
Folder 3: "The Interactive Self: Reading and Writing Novels on the Personal Computer" (see also Projects, CMU Conference), 1985Add to your cart.
Folder 4: "The Meso-American Cultural Past and Charles Olson's 'The Kingfishers'" (see also Works/Scholarly/Book Length from Alcheringa 1.2, 1975, pp. 68-77), 1975Add to your cart.
Box 11Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Drafts with reviewers' commentsAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Notes and proposal, 1971-1973Add to your cart.
Folder 5: "Moonshot" articles on: Mailer, Updike, "Mr. Sammler's Planet," Apollo moonshot (see also Apollo and the New World)Add to your cart.
Box 11Add to your cart.
Folder 1: NotesAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: " More Trouble With the Obvious" (review of volume of poetry by Michael Van Walleghen), 1983Add to your cart.
Folder 7: "The New Mythos" (book review; from Women's Studies International Quarterly, 5.5 1982, pp. 511-512), 1982Add to your cart.
Folder 8: "A Note on Laurence Sterne and the Cannon-bullet of John Locke" (from Philological Quarterly1.4, 1971, pp. 672-674), 1971Add to your cart.
Box 11Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Early notesAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: Peoria Speech (women and domestic imagery)Add to your cart.
Folder 10: "Poems of the New World: Robert Bly as a Poet of Discovery" (2 folders; unpub'd), 1987Add to your cart.
Folder 11: "The Poetic Art of Robert Lowell" (book review; from Journal of English and Germanic Philology, 73.2 1974, pp. 270-272), 1974Add to your cart.
Folder 12: "Point of View in 'Returned to Say' and the Wilderness of William Stafford" (from Western American Literature, 7.3 1972, pp. 191-201), 1972Add to your cart.
Folder 13: "Dawn Powell" (Biographical entry, Dictionary of American Biography), 1980Add to your cart.
Folder 14: "A Riddle for the New Year: Affirmation in the Poetry W.S. Merwyn" (from Modern Poetry Studies, 4.3 1973, pp. 288-303), 1973Add to your cart.
Box 11Add to your cart.
Folder 1: NotesAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: "Robert Creeley: A Black Mountain Poet of Projective Verse" (see also Apollo and the New World), ca. 1972Add to your cart.
Folder 16: "Sandra Hochman: The Vaudeville Queen" (unpub'd)Add to your cart.
Folder 17: "That Poet Freneau: A Study of the Imagistic Success of The Pictures of Columbus" (from Early American Literature, 9.1 1974, pp. 62-70), 1974Add to your cart.
Folder 18: "The Underworld Setting of James Wright" (with reviewer's comments; unpub'd), ca. 1980Add to your cart.
Folder 19: "The Unity of Anatomy: The Structure of Barth's Lost in the Funhouse (from Critique: Studies in Modern Fiction, 8.3 1972, pp. 31-43),, 1972Add to your cart.
Box 11Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Revisions and notes, ca. 1970Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Publisher correspondence, 1971Add to your cart.
Series 6: Projects and GrantsAdd to your cart.
(Note: also contains materials relating to fellowships and awards received by Kyle; where feasible, materials for each project are arranged chronologically)
Box 11Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Astronomy and Poetry, 1978-1979Add to your cart.
Kyle applied for and was granted an NEH grant in 1978 to create and implement an interdisciplinary course studying the relationship between astronomical imagery and contemporary American poetry; see also Courses Taught.
Box 11Add to your cart.
Folder 1: NEH policy manual, 1977-1978Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Original grant materials, 1979Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Course materials, 1979Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Notes, 1979Add to your cart.
Folder 5: News clippings, ca. 1972-1978Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Reprinted scientific articles, 1979Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Reports and Evaluations, 1979Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Final correspondence with NEH, 1980Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Astrophysical Imagery in Contemporary American Poetry, 1987Add to your cart.
Kyle requested sabbatical leave in 1987 to work further on astronomy and poetry book, and also to work on her AIDS novel.
Box 11Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Proposal with notes and other materials, 1987Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Application and proposal for LAS faculty study in a second discipline, 1987-1989Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Poetry reprintsAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Black Holes and the Human Imagination, 1979-1980Add to your cart.
Kyle received a UIUC interdisciplinary research grant to develop a colloquium with visiting astrophysics professor Jacobus Petterson on relationship between astronomy and poetry.
Box 11Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Grant materials and proposal, 1979Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Notes, 1979Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Correspondence, 1979-1980Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Colloquium lecture notes, 1980Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Cassette-tape copies of colloquium, 1980Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1987Add to your cart.
Box 11Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Publicity, 1987Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Christopher Kite Visit (English Harpsichordist), ca. 1981Add to your cart.
Box 12Add to your cart.
Folder 1: CMU (Carnegie-Mellon University) Conference on Computer Use in the Humanities, 1985Add to your cart.
Box 12Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Notes and submitted paper, 1984-1985Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Conference materialsAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: College Bowl materialsAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Fulbright Lectureship, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1972Add to your cart.
Kyle was awarded a fulbright for a visiting lectureship in Buenos Aires, and also worked extensively on her poetry while in residence there.
Box 12Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Precorrespondence, 1970-1971Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Application, 1971Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Class materials, 1972Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Reprinted articles and clippings, 1972Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Notes for novel, 1972Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Personal correspondence, 1972Add to your cart.
Including photos, postcards, letters and aerograms from and to Kyle
Folder 4: Heekin Group Foundation Novel-In-Progress Semi-Finalist, 1993Add to your cart.
Box 12Add to your cart.
Folder 1: CorrespondenceAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Institute of International Education Fellowship, 1964Add to your cart.
Kyle was awarded an IIEF fellowship in 1964 to attend the Shakespeare Quartercentenary at Stratford-on-Avon.
Box 12Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Journal, 1964Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Final Report, 1964Add to your cart.
Folder 6: IAFA (International Association of the Fantastic in the Arts) Conference, 1991Add to your cart.
Box 12Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Correspondence, 1991Add to your cart.
Relates to reading by Kyle on the subject of plagues throughout history, including AIDS
Folder 7: "Larkin notes" (unidentified project)Add to your cart.
Folder 8: LAS Award for Distinguished Teaching, 1986Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Literature and Archaeology Project, 1970-1971Add to your cart.
Kyle received a fellowship from UIUC to work in Mexico City on a project addressing the "Mesoamerican Cultural Past" in the summers of 1970 and 1971; see also Works, Scholarly/Apollo and the New World.
Box 12Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Notes, 1970Add to your cart.
Folder 10: MacDowell Colony, DeWitt Wallace/Reader's Digest Writing Award, 1989Add to your cart.
Box 12Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Official correspondence, 1989Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Novel notes for African Violet Queen. See also Correspondence/Personal, "John1987-1988"Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Mallorca Expedition, 1975Add to your cart.
Kyle spent the summer of 1975 on an archaeological dig of a Deyan shrine in Mallorca.
Box 12Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Materials, 1975Add to your cart.
Folder 12: National Humanities Institute, 1976Add to your cart.
Kyle was selected for an NEH residence at Yale with Maynard Mack to develop interdisciplinary courses; the work done at this seminar developed into Kyle's "astronomy and poetry" courses.
Box 12Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Correspondence, 1973-1977Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Notes, 1975-1977Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Materials, 1975-1977Add to your cart.
Folder 13: NEMLA Convention, Guest Lecturer, 1987Add to your cart.
Box 12Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Lecture notes: "The American Woman Abroad"Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Poetry Contest Submissions, 1981Add to your cart.
Folder 15: The Scarlet Letter A: Teaching the Literature of AIDS, 1994Add to your cart.
Kyle applied for a grant from NCTE (National Council of Teachers of English) to devise and implement a course focusing on AIDS literature; initial prospectus was accepted, status of full proposal is not addressed herein; see also Courses Taught/"The Literature of AIDS."
Box 12Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Correspondence with NCTE, 1993-1994Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Full Proposal, 1994Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Undergraduate Instructional AwardAdd to your cart.
Box 12Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Application, 1979Add to your cart.
Folder 17: "American Women in Change" proposal and notes (interdisciplinary women's studies course), 1979Add to your cart.
Box 12Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Application, 1983Add to your cart.
Folder 18: The Vertical Frontier: Poetry for Physicists/Physics for PoetsAdd to your cart.
Folder 19: Unidentified project, possibly related to other astronomy projects.Add to your cart.
Folder 20: Notes (3 folders)Add to your cart.
Folder one includes Kyle's "Humanist Manifesto"
Series 7: CorrespondenceAdd to your cart.
Box 12Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Official (university correspondence)Add to your cart.
Box 12Add to your cart.
Folder 1: University of Pennsylvania, regarding dissertation and orals, 1966Add to your cart.
Folder 2: UIUC English,Add to your cart.
Box 12Add to your cart.
Folder 1: General, 1980-93Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Regarding complaint of Victoria Stagg Elliot (student), 1992Add to your cart.
Folder 3: UIUCAdd to your cart.
Box 12Add to your cart.
Folder 1: General, 1986, 1989Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Teaching awards, 1985-86Add to your cart.
(Includes correspondence from W.S. Merwin and Maynard Mack)
Folder 3: Faculty reports, 1984Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Personal (letters sent and received by Kyle; names are as given in letters)Add to your cart.
Box 12Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Anonymous (love letter), 1970Add to your cart.
Folder 2: GeneralAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Ed (astrophysicist), 1990Add to your cart.
Folder 4: John, 1968Add to your cart.
Folder 5: John(see also Works, Creative/MacDowell Colony novel notes), 1987-1988Add to your cart.
Folder 6: MotherAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Dr. Schwenck, 1970Add to your cart.
(regarding medical conditions)
Folder 8: Hugh Trevor-Roper, 1973Add to your cart.
(regarding meeting Martin Borman in Argentina; see Poetry/Individual Poems)
Folder 9: William, 1985Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Postcards, cards and notesAdd to your cart.
Box 13Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Writers (correspondence to and from other writers)Add to your cart.
Box 13Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Carol Burnes, ca. 1986Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Raymond Carver, 1985Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Sarah Getty, 1981Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Maxine Kumin, 1985Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Archibald MacLeish, 1973Add to your cart.
Folder 6: W.S. Merwyn (photocopies from the Merwyn Collection, Rare Book and Special Collections library, UIUC), 1973-1981Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Betty Nelson, 1989Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Adrienne Rich, 1975, 1980, 1984Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Sarah Schulman, 1988-89Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Michael Van Walleghen, 1983Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Nancy Willard, 1975Add to your cart.
Folder 12: James Wright, 1974-75Add to your cart.
(includes photographs of and typescript poems by Wright)
Folder 2: Professional (regarding jobs, papers written and committee work)Add to your cart.
Box 13Add to your cart.
Folder 1: General, 1977, 1980-89Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Job-hunting, 1985-1986Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Lewis Leary (regarding Freneau paper), 1978Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Visiting artists (see also correspondence with writers), 1973, 1980-85Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Publishing (corr. with publishers, publishing houses, and agent Barbara S. Kouts)Add to your cart.
Box 13Add to your cart.
Folder 1: General (corr. includes Michael Korda, editor at Simon & Schuster), 1977-1991Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Regarding The African Violet Queen, 1989-1993Add to your cart.
Folder 4: StudentsAdd to your cart.
Box 13Add to your cart.
Folder 1: General, 1981-1989Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Brian Daldorph (regarding Merwyn), 1986Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Brian Galford, 1981Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Requests for letters of recommendationAdd to your cart.
Series 8: Committee WorkAdd to your cart.
Box 13Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Area Committee III, 1993Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Joint-Initiative, Beckman Institute and the Program for the Study of Cultural Values and Ethics, 1992Add to your cart.
Folder 3: The University and Planet Earth, 1992-1993Add to your cart.
Series 9: News Clippings, articles, and publicationsAdd to your cart.
Box 13Add to your cart.
Folder 1: News Clippings and Articles on Kyle, 1978-79Add to your cart.
Folder 2: UIUC Awards Banquet Programs, 1986Add to your cart.
Folder 3: News Clippings and flyer on visiting artists at UIUCAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: News Clippings and Articles on other writers, ca. 1984Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Pamphlets, brochures, programs, 1957-1962Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Overture, 1961Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Reprints and editions of other writersAdd to your cart.
Box 13Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Maya AngelouAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Ronald Bieniek (astrophysicist)Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Robert BlyAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Carol Burnes, Roots and Wings, 1986Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Raymond CarverAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Mark CostelloAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Constance DeMuzio Kehoe (dissertation), The Tradition of the Irish Poet in the Work of William Bulter Yeats, 1966Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Micheal Hays, The Survivor's Almanac, 1974Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Samuel Hazo, The First and Only Sailing, 1982Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Denise LevertovAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: W.S. MerwinAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: Sylvia PlathAdd to your cart.
Folder 13: Students' ThesesAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: Michael Van WalleghenAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: Linda WagnerAdd to your cart.
Folder 16: Diane WakoskiAdd to your cart.
Folder 17: William Carlos WilliamsAdd to your cart.
Folder 18: Poems, collectionsAdd to your cart.
Folder 19: Poems, individualAdd to your cart.

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