A Guide to the Larry Fagin Papers, undated, 1958-1977

A Guide to the Larry Fagin Papers

Summary Information

Title
A Guide to the Larry Fagin Papers
Creator
Fagin, Larry.
Inclusive Dates
undated, 1958-1977
Extent
4.25 Linear feet
Abstract
Born in 1937, Larry Fagin is a poet affiliated with the New York School.
Call Number
1981.0004
Language
English
Finding Aid Prepared By
Finding aid prepared by Margaret Anderson. (August 1999)
Repository
University of Connecticut Libraries 405 Babbidge Road Unit 1205 Storrs, Connecticut, 06269-1205 860.486.2524 archives@uconn.edu

Preferred Citation

[Item description, #:#], Larry Fagin Papers. Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center, University of Connecticut Libraries.

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Access and Use

Acquisition Information

Collection was purchased from Mr. Fagin in segments by the University between 1975 and 1977.

Access Restrictions

The collection is open and available for research.

Preferred Citation

[Item description, #:#], Larry Fagin Papers. Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center, University of Connecticut Libraries.

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Controlled Access Headings

Genre(s)

  • Correspondence
  • Manuscripts (document genre)
  • Photocopies
  • Photographs

Occupation(s)

  • Authors

Subject(s)

  • Poets

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Biography

Larry Fagin was born in 1939. He graduated from the  University of Maryland with a B.A. in English Literature, and did graduate work at the  Gutenberg Institute in  Mainz, Germany. From 1971-1976 he was co-director of the St. Mark's Poetry Project in New York City, and he edited a poetry magazine,  Adventures in Poetry, during this time. He founded the Danspace project and directed Danspace from 1975-1980. He has been a faculty member at the  Naropa Institute in  Boulder, Colorado, since 1975 and directed the Naropa Poetics program from 1982-1984. He has taught poetry in the public schools for many years, and since 1972 has been poetry consultant in Brooklyn's District 22. He has published several books of poetry, and edited works by other poets. In 1993 he was Poet in Residence in  Sedona, Arizona. He received a NEA Fellowship in Poetry and a Poets Foundation Grant.

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Scope and Content

The Collection is comprised primarily of correspondence to Larry Fagin. Most of the correspondence dates from 1968-1974. There is substantial correspondence with “New York School” poets  Bill Berkson,  Joe Brainard,  Tom Clark,  Clark Coolidge,  Ron Padgett,  James Schuyler,  Tom Veitch,  Anne Waldman and  Lewis Warsh. There is also manuscript material of  Bill Berkson,  Joe Brainard,  Ted Berrigan,  John Ashbery,  Clark Coolidge,  Joseph Ceravolo,  Tom Clark,  John Giorno,  John Godfrey,  Richard Kolmar,  Gerard Malanga,  Charles North,  Ron Padgett,  John Perreault,  Aram Saroyan,  James Schuyler,  Tony Towle,  Tom Veitch,  Anne Waldman,  Lewis Warsh,  Philip Whalen,  Trevor Winkfield and others.

The collection covers three interrelated areas: 1. Personal correspondence; 2. Readings and other activities of the Poetry Project; 3. Submissions to Adventures in Poetry magazines (the actual magazines are located in the Archives & Special Collections' Little Magazine Collection Oversize). The final series is composed of a manual index of the correspondence created by Special Collections staff during initial processing of the collection.

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Collection Inventory

Series I: Correspondence, n.d., 1958-1976 

BoxFolder

Abbott, Keith, 1969-1975 

1:1

Acker, Kathy, 1972-1974 

1:2

Adam, Helen, 1968-1975 

1:3

Aebi, Irene, 1963 

1:4

Aldan, Daisy, 1969-1970 

1:5

Alexander, Paul, 1968-1975 

1:6

Allen, Donald, 1970-1975 

1:7

Allen, Michael, 1970 

1:8

Alpert, Barry, 1976 

1:9

Amirkhanian, Charles, 1970 

1:10

Ammons, Archie, ca. 1974 

1:11

Anderson, David, ca. 1973-1975 

1:12

Anderson, Elliott, 1974 

1:13

Andre, Michael, ca. 1974 

1:14

Andrews, Bruce, 1972-ca. 1975 

1:15

Angell, Gail, 1975 

1:16

Antin, David, 1975 

1:17

Appel, Allan, ca. 1968-1970 

1:18

Ashbery, John, 1972-1975 

1:19

Avidan, David, 1975 

1:20

Ayden, Erje, 1972 

1:21

Ball, David, 1970-1976 

1:22

Ball, Gordon, 1976 

1:23

Baracks, Barbara, 1974 

1:24

Barhelme, Donald, 1970 

1:25

Bartlett, Jennifer, ca. 1971 

1:26

Batki, John, 1975 

1:27

Baxter, Glenn, 1970-1972 

1:28

Baxter, Glenn, 1973-1974 

1:29

Behrens, Katja & Peter, 1961-1973 

1:30

Benedikt, Michael, ca. 1970 

1:31

Benson, Steve, 1971-1972 

1:32

Berkson, Bill, 1968-1971 

1:33

Berkson, Bill, 1972-1973 

1:34

Berkson, Bill, 1974-1976 

1:35

Bernheimer, Alan, 1969-1973 

1:36

Berrigan, Edmund (Ted), 1968-1974 

1:37

Berrigan, Sandra (Alper), 1968-1974 

1:38

Biggs, Thazarbell, 1973-1976 

1:39

Bland, Peter, 1970 

1:40

Blaser, Robin, 1967 

1:41

Bley, Paul, 1975 

1:42

Blum, Z. and E., 1969 

1:43

Bly, Robert, 1969-1974 

1:44

Boone, Bruce, 1973 

1:45

Borregard, Angela & Ebbe, 1975 

1:46

Boudin, Jean, 1975 

1:47

Brainard, Joe, 1969-1974 

1:48

Brautigan, Richard, 1971 

1:49

Bremser, Ray, 1971 

1:50

Brinkmann, Rolf-Dieter, 1968-1970 

1:51

Brodecky, William, 1969-1975 

1:52

Brodey, James, 1967-1973 

1:53

Brown, Rebecca, 1973-1976 

1:54

Brownstein, Michael, 1968-1971 

1:55

Bukowski, Charles, 1975-1976 

1:56

Bunting, Basil (Tour), 1975-1976 

1:57

Burckhardt, Rudy, 1968-1973 

1:58

Burroughs, William, 1970-1975 

1:59

Burton, Scott, 1968-1969 

1:60

Cage, John, 1973 

1:61

Carey, Steve, 1969-1973 

1:62

Carroll, Jim, 1968 

1:63

Carroll, Paul, 1969 

1:64

Carter, Charlotte, n.d. 

1:65

Ceravolo, Joseph, 1973 

1:66

Chaloner, David, 1972 

1:67

Clark, Angelica, 1969-1972 

1:68

Clark, Tom, 1966-1970 

1:69

Clark, Tom, 1970 

1:70

Clark, Tom, 1971-1976 

1:71

Codrescu, Andrei, 1970-1974 

1:72

Cohen, Keith, 1971-1972 

1:73

Cohen, Scott, 1970-1971 

1:74

Coleman, Victor, 1970 

1:75

Collom, Jack, 1970-1976 

1:76

Coolidge, Clark, 1967-1971 

1:77

Coolidge, Clark, 1972-1976 

1:78

Coolidge, Clark, 1966-1968 

1:79

Corbett, Bill, 1974-1975 

1:80

Cornfield, Bob, 1968 

1:81

Corso, Gregory, 1959-1976 

1:82

Cott, Jonathan, 1968-1969 

1:83

Crabtree, Lee, ca. 1968-1972 

1:84

Creeley, Bobbie, 1974 

1:85

Creeley, Robert, 1970-1974 

1:86

Crozier, Andrew, 1968-1975 

1:87

Dash, Robert, 1970-1973 

1:88

Davidson, (Robert) Michael, 1976 

1:89

Davies, Alan, 1973-1976 

1:90

Dawson, Fielding, 1973-1976 

1:91

Denby, Edwin, ca. 1973 

1:92

Dine, Jim, 1970-1971 

1:93

DiPalma, Raymond, 1969-1973 

1:94

DiPrima, Diane, 1969-1976 

1:95

Disch, Thomas, ca. 1969-1970 

1:96

Dorn, Edward, 1974 

1:97

Dorsky, Nick, 1972 

1:98

DuMont, Reinhold, 1971-1972 

1:99

Dumas, William, 1973 

1:100

Duncan, Robert, 1976 

1:101

Edson, Russell, 1974 

1:102

Ellingham, Lew, 1973 

1:103

Elliott, Richard, 1969-1973 

2:104

Elmslie, Kenward, 1969-1975 

2:105

Enslin, Theodore, 1975 

2:106

Fagin, Joan Inglis, 1967-1973 

2:107

Fagin, L. & J. (parents), 1972 

2:108

Faulwell, Dean, 1972-1973 

2:109

Faville, Curtis, 1973-1975 

2:110

Fener, Rofi, 1972 

2:111

Ferrari, Mary, 1972-1976 

2:112

Flory, Mike, 1973 

2:113

Ford, Charles, 1970-1976 

2:114

Frank, Peter, 1974 

2:115

Fraser, Kathleen, 1974-1975 

2:116

Friedman, Richard, 1972-1975 

2:117

Gallup, Dick and Carol, 1968-1970 

2:118

Gildzen, Alex, n.d., 1974 

2:119

Gilfillan, Merrill, n.d., 1970 

2:120

Ginsberg, Allen, 1972-1975 

2:121

Ginzburg, Ralph, 1968 

2:122

Giorno, John, 1968-1972 

2:123

Gitin, David, 1972-1974 

2:124

Gitin, Maria, 1972-1974 

2:125

Glover, Albert, 1974 

2:126

Godfrey, John, 1969 

2:127

Goldberg, Michael, n.d., 1969-1970 

2:128

Golde, Morris, 1969-1975 

2:129

Goldstein, Richard, 1970-1972 

2:130

Goodell, Larry, 1975 

2:131

Graverholz, James, 1975 

2:132

Greenwald, Joan, 1973 

2:133

Greenwald, Ted, 1969-ca. 1973 

2:134

Gregg, Linda, 1973 

2:135

Groffsky, Maxine, 1968-ca. 1973 

2:136

Grooms, Red, ca. 1971 

2:137

Grossinger, Richard, ca. 1973 

2:138

Gustafson, Jim, 1974 

2:139

Guston, Philip, 1970-1974 

2:140

Hackman, Neil, n.d. 

2:141

Hadler,?, 1972 

2:142

Hall, Barry, 1970 

2:143

Hall, Donald, 1970-1976 

2:144

Hall, Stephen, 1974-1975 

2:145

Hammond, Paul, 1971-1972 

2:146

Harper & Row, 1968-1970 

2:147

Harrison, Jim, 1974 

2:148

Harwood, Lee, 1966-1976 

2:149

Haseloff, Charles, 1970 

2:150

Heliczer, Piero, 1971-1976 

2:151

Heller, Michael, 1975 

2:152

Herd, Dale, 1975-1976 

2:153

Herman, Jan, 1971-1973 

2:154

Hiler, Jerry, 1971-1972 

2:155

Hollo, Anselm, 1970-1973 

2:156

Hoover, Paul, 1972 

2:157

Hornick, Lita, 1975 

2:158

Horovitz, Michael, 1972-1973 

2:159

Howe, Susan, ca. 1975-1976 

2:160

Hoyem, Andrew, 1968-1971 

2:161

Inglis, Sandra, n.d., 1969 

2:162

John, Rolf-Eckart, 1970-1974 

2:163

Johnson, Nicholas, 1971 

2:164

Johnson, Ray, 1970-1973 

2:165

Joris, Pierre, 1974 

2:166

Kanemitsu, Matsumi, 1967-1969 

2:167

Katz, Ada, 1971-1973 

2:168

Katz, Alex, 1967-1968 

2:169

Katz, Vincent, ca. 1967 

2:170

Katz, William, ca. 1972 

2:171

Kimberley, Nick, 1972-1973 

2:172

Kinnell, Galway, n.d., 1974 

2:173

Kissam, Edward, 1969 

2:174

Knight, Arthur, 1975 

2:175

Knott, Bill, 1974 

2:176

Koch, Kenneth, 1969-ca. 1975 

2:177

Koethe, John, 1970-1974 

2:178

Kohler, Michael, 1975 

2:179

Koller, James, 1969 

2:180

Kolmar, Richard, 1970 

2:181

Kostelanetz, Richard, 1970-1972 

2:182

Krauss, Ruth, 1970-1974 

2:183

Kunitz, Stanley, 1974 

2:184

Kyger, Joanne, 1966-1974 

2:185

Lally, Michael, 1973-1975 

2:186

Lasnak, Valerie, 1962-ca. 1963 

2:187

Laughlin, James, 1975 

2:188

Lauterbach, Ann, 1970-1976 

2:189

Lavine, Steven, 1968 

2:190

Lazarchuck, Michael-Sean, ca. 1972 

2:191

Leonard, Jim, ca. 1972 

2:192

LeSueur, Joe, n.d., 1975 

2:193

Levine, Les, 1972 

2:194

Levitt, Annabel, 1976 

2:195

Levy, Susan, 1974 

2:196

Levy, William, 1964-1974 

2:197

Lima, Frank, 1970 

2:198

Loewinsohn, Ronald, 1976 

2:199

Lopate, Phillip, ca. 1974 

2:200

Lowenfels, Walter, 1975 

2:201

Lustig, Shelly, 1967-ca. 1972 

2:202

MacAdams, Lewis, 1970-1976 

2:203

MacAdams, Phoebe, ca. 1973-1976 

2:204

McClure, Michael, 1972-1976 

2:205

McEwen, Rory and Romana, 1970-1973 

2:206

MacInnis, Jamie, 1966-1972 

2:207

MacIntosh, Graham, 1965 

2:208

Mac Low, Jackson, 1976 

2:209

McNaughton, Duncan, 1973 

2:210

Malamude, Steve, ca. 1971-1973 

2:211

Malanga, Gerard, 1970-1974 

2:212

Mangelsdorf, Rich, 1971 

2:213

Marshall, Ed, n.d. 

2:214

Martin, John, 1974-1975 

2:215

Mathews, Harry, 1968-1970 

2:216

Mattingly, George, ca. 1972 

2:217

Mayer, Bernadette, 1969-ca. 1976 

2:218

Meltzer, David, 1963-ca. 1975 

2:219

Mennes, Marianne, n.d. 

2:220

Metcalf, Paul, 1974-1975 

2:221

Meyers, Richard, 1970 

2:222

Mikolowski, Ken, 1972-1975 

2:223

Miles, [Barry], 1970 

2:224

Miller, Henry, 1958 

2:225

Miller, Richard, n.d., 1970-1971 

2:226

Monnier, Jackie, 1969 

2:227

Morrison, Madison, 1974 

2:228

Moynihan, Rodrigo, 1969 

2:229

Murry, Catherine, ca. 1966-1976 

2:230

Nations, Opal, 1971-1973 

2:231

Nolan, Pat, 1972-1975 

2:232

North, Charles, 1969-ca. 1976 

2:233

Notley, Alice, 1974 

2:234

Obenzinger, Hilton, ca. 1969-1973 

2:235

O'Gallagher, Liam, ca. 1970-1971 

2:236

O'Hara, Frank, 1962 

3:237

O'Hare, Lynn, 1972-1973 

3:238

Oldenberg, Patty, 1974 

3:239

Oppenheimer, Joel, 1972 

3:240

Orlovsky, Peter, ca. 1972-1975 

3:241

Owen, Maureen, ca. 1971 

3:242

Padgett, Ron, 1967 

3:243

Padgett, Ron, 1968 

3:244

Padgett, Ron, 1969 

3:245

Padgett, Ron, 1970 

3:246

Padgett, Ron, 1971 

3:247

Padgett, Ron, 1972 

3:248

Padgett, Ron, 1973 

3:249

Padgett, Ron, 196?-1975 

3:250

Padgett, Ron, 1974-1976 

3:251

Palmer, Michael, 1971-1976 

3:252

Payne, J. and M., n.d. 

3:253

Perreault, John, 1972-ca. 1976 

3:254

Persky, Stan, 1966-1970 

3:255

Picard, Lil, ca. 1968-1969 

3:256

Platt, Charles, 1971 

3:257

Plymell, Charles, ca. 1972-1973 

3:258

Polk, Brigid, 1970 

3:259

Presson, William, 1968-1971 

3:260

Prichett, Henry, ca. 1967-1970 

3:261

Quist, Susan, 1975 

3:262

Rakosi, Carl, 1976 

3:263

Ratcliff, Carter, ca. 1968-1970 

3:264

Raworth, Tom, 1970-1973 

3:265

Rezek, John, 1970 

3:266

Rich, Robin, ca. 1962 

3:267

Riley, Peter, ca. 1967-1971 

3:268

Rivers, Larry, ca. 1970 

3:269

Robbins, Jonathan, ca. 1974-1976 

3:270

Rockwell, Martha, ca. 1968-1969 

3:271

Rosenberg, David, 1969-1976 

3:272

Rosenthal, Bob and Shelley, 1974 

3:273

Ruscha, Ed, 1968-1969 

3:274

Ruuttila, Eero, 1975 

3:275

Ryguller, Rolf, 1969 

3:276

Sanders, Ed, 1975 

3:277

Saroyan, Aram, 1968-1973 

3:278

Scharf, A.?, 1971 

3:279

Schiff, Harris, 1970-1971 

3:280

Schjedahl, Peter, 1969-ca. 1974 

3:281

Schneeman, Carolee, n.d. 

3:282

Schneeman, George, 1965-ca. 1971 

3:283

Schuchat, Simon, 1972-1975 

3:284

Schuyler, James, 1968-ca. 1973 

3:285

Seidman, Hugh, 1975 

3:286

Senauke, Alan, 1972 

3:287

Shapiro, David, n.d. 

3:288

Silliman, Ronald, 1974-1975 

3:289

Silverton, Michael, 1969-1970 

3:290

Sladek, John, ca. 1970 

3:291

Snow, Richard, n.d. 

3:292

Snyder, Gary, 1970-1975 

3:293

Solomon, Carl, 1976 

3:294

Sonbert, Warren, n.d., 1974-1976 

3:295

Sorrentino, Gilbert, 1969-1974 

3:296

Stanton, Johnny, n.d., ca. 1971-1973 

3:297

Stepanchev, Stephen, 1975-1976 

3:298

Stephens, Michael, 1974 

3:299

Taggart, John, 1967 

3:300

Talen, William, 1974 

3:301

Tate, James, 1975 

3:302

Thomas, Lorenzo, 1974 

3:303

Towle, Anthony (Tony), 1968-1975 

3:304

Turner, Eve, 1967 

3:305

Tuttle, Richard, 1974 

3:306

Tysh, George, 1968-1972 

3:307

VanNewkirk, Allen, n.d. 

3:308

Vega, Janine, 1975 

3:309

Veitch, Tom, 1968-ca. 1970 

3:310

Veitch, Tom, 1971-ca. 1975 

3:311

Vermont, Charles, n.d., 1972 

3:312

Violi, Paul, 1971-1975 

3:313

Wachtel, Andi, 1971-ca. 1972 

3:314

Wakoski, Diane, 1973 

3:315

Waldman, Anne, 1967-1970 

3:316

Waldman, Anne, 1971-1976 

3:317

Waldman, Frances, 1970-1976 

3:318

Waldman, John, n.d., 1973 

3:319

Waldrop, Rosemarie, 1972-ca. 1975 

3:320

Waltuch, Michael, 1971 

3:321

Warsh, Lewis, 1967-1970 

3:322

Warsh, Lewis, 1971-1975 

3:323

Watten, Barry, ca. 1972-1974 

3:324

Weingarten, Don, ca. 1968-1970 

3:325

Whalen, Philip, 1970-1976 

3:326

White, Joseph, ca. 1971-1972 

3:327

Whittmore, Reed, 1974 

3:328

Wiater, Michael, 1972 

3:329

Wieners, John, 1974-1975 

3:330

Wilkie, Britt, 1973-1974 

3:331

Williams, Jonathan, 1974-1975 

3:332

Williams, Mason, 1970 

3:333

Williams, Vince, 1968 

3:334

Winch, Terence, 1975 

3:335

Winkfield, Trevor, 1968-1976 

4:336

Woites, D., ca. 1972 

4:337

Woolf, Douglas, 1974-1975 

4:338

Wylie, Andrew, 1972 

4:339

Young, LaMonte, 1960 

4:340

Yavatsky, Bill, ca. 1968-1975 

4:341

Zukofsky, Celia, 1962 

4:342

Unidentified, ca. 1970-ca. 1975 

4:343

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Series II: Submissions and Questionnaires, n.d., 1970-1972 

BoxFolder

Adventures in Poetry No. 9, n.d., 1970-1972 

4:344

Proust Questionnaire, 1970-1971 

4:345

Proust Questionnaire, 1970-1971 

4:346

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Series III: Photographs, n.d., 1962-1975 

BoxFolder

Aebi, Irene photograph, ca. 1963 

4:347

Ashbery, John photograph, n.d. 

4:348

Baxter, Glen photograph, n.d. 

4:349

Berkson, William photographs, n.d., 1970-1972 

4:350

Blum, Z. and E. photograph, 1969 

4:351

Bunting, Basil photographs, ca. 1975 

4:352

Clark, Angelica and Tom photographs, 1969 

4:353

Codrescu, Andrei photograph, 1970 

4:354

Hall, Donald photographs, n.d., 1973 

4:355

Harwood, Lee photographs, n.d. 

4:356

Horovitz, Michael photographs, n.d., 1973 

4:357

Inglis, Sandra photographs, 1969 

4:358

O'Hare, Lynn photograph, ca. 1972 

4:359

Padgett, Ron photograph, 1968-1970 

4:360

Polk, Brigid photograph, 1970 

4:361

Rich, Robin photographs, ca. 1962 

4:362

Veitch, Tom photograph, ca. 1970 

4:363

Waldman, Anne photographs, 1964-1970 

4:364

Warsh, Lewis photographs, 1968-1971 

4:365

Weiners, John photograph, n.d. 

4:366

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Series IV: Index to Correspondents, n.d. 

Box

Index, n.d. 

5

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