Finding Aid for the International Students and Scholars. Essays, Harry Kurnitz Creative Writing Awards for Foreign Students. 1975-1984.

Finding aid prepared by University Archives staff, 1986 May 09; finding aid revised by University Archives staff, 2007 Jun 21; Katharine A. Lawrie, 2013 Mar; machine-readable finding aid created by Katharine A. Lawrie and Caroline Cubé, 2013 Jun.
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©1986 May 09


Title: Office of International Students and Scholars. Essays, Harry Kurnitz Creative Writing Awards for Foreign Students.
Identifier/Call Number: University Archives Record Series 18
Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.8 linear ft. (2 boxes)
Date (inclusive): 1975-1984
Abstract: Record Series 18 contains the essays and papers submitted for the Harry Kurnitz Creative Writing Award.
Creator: Office of International Students and Scholars.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], International Students and Scholars. Essays, Harry Kurnitz Creative Writing Awards for Foreign Students (University Archives Record Series 18). UCLA Library Special Collections, University Archives.

Historical Note

The Harry Kurnitz Creative Writing Awards for Foreign Students was established in 1965. The award is given for creative works written in English by international students at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).
The award is named for Harry Kurnitz, an American playwright and screenwriter from New York and Los Angeles who spent a portion of his life in Europe. The award is also known as "The Harry Kurnitz Foreign Students Creative Writing Award" and "The Kurnitz Award." This award is given annually.

Scope and Content

Record Series 18 contains the essays and papers submitted for the Harry Kurnitz Creative Writing Award.
This is an active record series; additional University records are expected to be added.

Box 1

Essays. 1975-1981.

Extent: 7 folders
Box 2

Essays. 1982-1984.

Extent: 3 folders