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PRELIMINARY INVENTORY OF THE CINDY NEMSER PAPERS, 1966-2012
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Series I. Correspondence and business papers, 1968-2012

Physical Description: 1.81 linear feet (5 boxes)

Scope and Content Note

Series I is comprised of correspondence to and from Nemser, letters regarding memberships in professional societies, letters of proposal for: books; writing projects; conferences; exhibitions, invitations to speak at events, research materials. The Feminist Art Journal's correspondence and business papers are included here along with requests to subscribe. Nemser's letters to editors are also represented in this series and show Nemser's active record of participation with the media.
There is a large section of Nemser's general business correspondence and related papers filed under Cindy Nemser. The papers are mostly correspondence between Nemser and various publishers but the section also includes business contracts, curriculum vitae, clippings and photographs. This section of papers reflects Nemser's professional practice of soliciting writing work and publishing opportunities as well as materials promoting her writing and lecturing.
Some letters are photocopies.

Arrangement note

Series I is arranged in alphabetical order by correspondent's name, institution or project title with assorted and unidentified material at the end.
Box 1, Folder 1

A.I.R. Gallery, 1973, 1996

Box 1, Folder 2

Alexander, Ron, undated

Box 1, Folder 3

Alloway, Lawrence, 1971 May 24

Scope and Content Note

Contains a letter to Al Derrick with Nemser copied.
Box 1, Folder 4

American Theatre Critics Association, 1993-2000

Box 1, Folder 5

Anastasi, Audrey Frank, 2008

Box 1, Folder 6

Antin, Eleanor and David, 1974, undated

Box 1, Folder 7

Archives of American Art, 1996 May

Scope and Content Note

Contains a letter regarding an interview conducted by Doloris Holmes with Nemser. See also Eva Hesse for additional papers from the Archives of American Art.
Box 1, Folder 8

Art in America, 1970-1971

Scope and Content Note

Includes responses to form letter by Nemser regarding women artists from Eva Hesse, Alice Neel, Helen Frankenthaler, Grace Hartigan, Nancy Spero, Lil Picard, Miriam Beerman, Claire Falkenstein, Sylvia Sleigh, Miriam Schapiro, M. Helen Pashgian, Clement Greenberg, Katherine Kuh, Max Kozloff and Lawrence Alloway.
Box 1, Folder 9

ArtTable, 2007

Box 1, Folder 10

Artist Talk on Art, 2007 April 27

Scope and Content Note

Contains flyer promoting Cindy Nemser in dialog with Audrey Anastasi.
Box 1, Folder 11

Battock, Gregory, 1973-1980

Box 1, Folder 12

Bernstein, Judith, 2008

Box 1, 28

Blum, June, 1998-2011

Scope and Content Note

Includes color photographs.
Box 1, Folder 14

Bourdon, David, 1972 May 28

Box 1, Folder 15

Brooklyn Museum, 1967-1978, 2008

Box 1, Folder 16

Burko, Diane, 1975 August 7

Box 1, Folder 17

Celant, Germano, 1978 July

Box 1, Folder 18

Cellender, Don, 1983-1984

Box 1, Folder 19

Cheney, Frances, 1974 January 15

Box 1, Folder 20

Chicago, Judy, 1974-1975

Box 1, Folder 21

College Art Association, 1996

Scope and Content Note

Contains directory for Boston conference.
Box 1, 28

Comini, Alessandra, 1977 February 13

Scope and Content Note

Includes color photograph.
Box 1, Folder 23

Conant, Howard, 1971-1972

Box 1, Folder 24

Durkee, Dee, 1973 October 11

Box 1, Folder 25

East Hampton Center for Contemporary Art, 1987

Box 1, 2

Feminist Art Journal, 1972-1984, undated

Scope and Content Note

Includes general correspondence, fan letters, condolence letters, papers regarding funding, minutes and by-laws, and an embossing hand tool.
Box 1, Folder 31

Ferguson, Tom, 1976

Scope and Content Note

Includes Sampling of the Eastern / of the Western Art, mentions Nemser.
Box 1, Folder 32

Feshbach, Oriole, 2009 May

Box 1, Folder 33

Fish, Janet, 1995 November 1

Box 1, Folder 34

Flack, Audrey, 1996, 2007

Box 1, Folder 35

Focus: Philadelphia Focuses on Women in the Visual Arts, 1974

Scope and Content Note

A city-wide arts program including the Nemser curated exhibitions In Her Own Image and Woman's Work: American Art, 1974.
Box 1, Folder 36

Frankenthaler, Helen, 1971

Box 1, Folder 37

Fundaburk, Emma Lila, 1974 May 11

Box 3, Folder 1

Gardner, Jo-Ann, 1974 September 20

Box 3, Folder 2

Grezel, Miriam, 1974

Box 3, Folder 3

Gross, Julie, 1972 May 6

Box 3, 28

Grossman, Nancy, 1975, 1995

Scope and Content Note

Includes color slides.
Box 3, Folder 5

Hartigan, Grace, 1970- 2008

Box 3, Folder 6

Hesse, Eva, 1979-2006

Scope and Content Note

Contains mostly letters regarding permissions. See also Series II Art Talk: Conversations With 12 Women Artists and Series III for the recordings and transcripts of interviews.
Box 3, Folder 7

Huxtable, Ada Louise, 1974 June 20

Box 3, Folder 8

In Her Own Image, 1973 November

Scope and Content Note

An exhibition curated by Nemser at the Samuel S. Fleisher Memorial Art Gallery as part of Focus: Philadelphia Focuses on Women in the Visual Arts. Includes letters from Berenice Abbott, Barbara Morgan, and Imogen Cunningham,
Box 3, Folder 9

Innaurato, Albert, 1989 March 21

Box 3, Folder 10

International Art Critics Association, 1975 February 18

Box 3, Folder 11

Johnson, Ray, undated

Scope and Content Note

Contains photocopy of article regarding Johnson.
Box 3, Folder 12

Karras, Maria, 1974 February 7

Box 3, Folder 13

Krasner, Lee, 1972, 2007

Box 3, Folder 14

Krugman, Irene, 1973 June 1

Box 3, Folder 15

Landis, James, 1989 September

 

Letters to Editors, 1970-2006, undated

Scope and Content Note

Includes letters regarding Barbara Rose, Annette Bening, Betty Friedan, Frank Stella, Leah Gordon, Lee Krasner, Lila Katzen, Hilton Kramer, Nina Yankowitz, Amy Tan, Walter Kendrick, Jane Austen and John Perreault.
Box 3, Folder 16

Artforum, undated

Box 3, Folder 17

Her, 1993 October 21

Box 3, Folder 18

New York Magazine, 1973

Box 3, Folder 19

New York Observer, 1991 May 13

Box 3, Folder 20

New York Times, 1970-2006

Box 3, Folder 21

Newsday, 1989-1991

Box 3, Folder 22

Village Voice, 1970-1982

Box 3, Folder 23

Levin, Gail, 2006

Box 3, Folder 24

Lippard, Lucy, 1975 August-September

Box 3, Folder 25

Loach, Roberta, 1977, undated

Box 3, Folder 26

Mainardi, Patricia, 1972 January 12

Scope and Content Note

Letter to Lawrence Alloway and Sylvia Sleigh.
Box 3, Folder 27

Media Report to Women, 1974 September

Box 3, Folder 28

Mew, Tommy, 1977, undated

Box 3, Folder 29

Ms., 1975-1992

Box 3, Folder 30

N'Cognita, Vernita, 2006 December

Box 3, Folder 31

National Endowment for the Arts, 1975- 1976

Scope and Content Note

Includes Art Critics Fellowship Grant papers.
Box 3, Folder 32

Nemser, Catherine, 1984 October 3

Box 3, Folder 33

Nemser, Charles, 1977 March 20

Scope and Content Note

Includes letter to Hilton Kramer.
 

Nemser, Cindy, 1969-2008, undated

Scope and Content Note

Nemser's general business correspondence is filed here. If correspondence exists about a specific writing project then it is filed under the project title.
Box 3, Folder 34

Archive, 2008

Scope and Content Note

Includes inventory of archive and letters from institutions considering acquisition of archive.
Box 3, Folder 35

Grant applications, 1995-1996

Box 3, Folder 36

Lectures, 1971-1999

Scope and Content Note

Includes lists of lectures, invitations to lectures and conferences, contracts for participation, letters thanking Nemser for her contributions and some press and publicity ephemera.
Box 3, Folder 37

Solicitation letters, 1974-1992

Scope and Content Note

Contains letters Nemser sent to publishers soliciting publication or new writing opportunities.
Box 3, Folder 38

Response letters, 1969-1997

Scope and Content Note

Contains responses to Nemser's solicitation letters from various editors and publishing houses.
Box 3, Folder 39-40

Assorted contracts and business papers, 1975-2007

Scope and Content Note

Documents in box 3 folder 40 are sealed for Nemser's lifetime.
 

Cover letters, curriculum vitae, biographies and bibliographies, 1975, 2008, undated

Box 4, Folder 1

Papers

Box 18, Item D1

Data on 3.5 inch disk

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Restricted access. Unavailable until reformatted.
Box 18, Item D2

Data on disc

Scope and Content Note

Restricted access. Unavailable until reformatted.
Box 4, Folder 2

Materials regarding television appearances, 1976

Box 4, Folder 3-4

Clippings, 1972-1978

Box 4, 28

Photographs, 1973-1974, undated

Box 4, Folder 6

New Dramatists, 1990 December 18

Scope and Content Note

An unidentified play by Nemser was chosen as semi-finalist.
Box 4, Folder 7

The New School, 1996 November 13

Scope and Content Note

Panel proposal on women artists at the New School.
Box 4, Folder 8

The New York Cultural Center, 1972 June 27

Box 4, Folder 9

Nochlin, Linda, 1972 November 16

Box 4, Folder 10

O'Doherty, Brian, 1969-2008

Box 4, 28

Ornstein, Peter, 2010 January-February

Scope and Content Note

Includes color photograph.
Box 4, Folder 12

Our Town, 1995

Box 4, Folder 13

Outer Critics Circle membership, 2007-2010

Box 4, Folder 14

Picard, Lil, 1973, 2007

Scope and Content Note

Includes clipping of article by Picard.
Box 4, Folder 15

Piercy, Marge, 1975 August 13

Box 4, Folder 16

Plagens, Peter, 2007 May

Box 4, Folder 17

Posner, Donald, 1972 December 27

Box 4, Folder 18

Quinby, Diana, 2005 February 15

Box 4, Folder 19

Remington, Deborah, 2007

Box 4, Folder 20

Ruby, Kathryn, 1972 January 20

Scope and Content Note

Contains clippings of Ruby's letter to the editor published in the Village Voice.
Box 4, Folder 21

Schapiro, Miriam, 1974-1977

Scope and Content Note

Includes letter regarding the California Institute of the Arts, Feminist Art Program.
Box 4, Folder 22

Shattuck, Roger, 1979 April-May

Box 4, Folder 23

Starr, Nina Howell, 1972-1973

Box 4, Folder 24

Thomas, David, 1972 April 25

Scope and Content Note

Originally in folder titled "Important Letters."
Box 4, Folder 25

Tillotson, Robbie, undated

Box 4, Folder 26

Tufts, Eleanor, 1974 September 11

Box 4, Folder 27

Veteran Feminists of America, 2004-2011

Scope and Content Note

Includes correspondence with Jacqueline Ceballos and Gloria Orenstein.
Box 4, Folder 28

Wendt, Ingrid, 1979-1980

Box 4, Folder 29

Women Artists in Revolution (W.A.R.), 1970

Box 4, Folder 30

Women in the Arts, 1999-2007

Scope and Content Note

Includes photograph by Charles Nemser of 1972 picketing of Museum of Modern Art.
Box 4, Folder 31

Women's National Book Association, 1980-1981

Scope and Content Note

Contains membership and network directory.
Box 4, 28

Women's Work: Homage to Feminist Art, 2007, undated

Scope and Content Note

Exhibition curated by Nemser at Tabla Rasa Gallery. Includes color photograph and slides.
Box 4, Folder 33

X-12, 1970, undated

Scope and Content Note

Includes a letter to Silviana Goldsmith.
Box 4, Folder 34

Yankowitz, Nina, 2007 May

Box 4, Folder 35

Assorted photographs, 1972-1997, undated

Scope and Content Note

Contains copy prints.
Box 4, Folder 36

Assorted, 1968, 2007-2012, undated

Scope and Content Note

Includes notes, correspondence regarding tours of private art collections and correspondence regarding an article by Roberta Smith.
Box 18, Item D3

Data disc, undated

Scope and Content Note

Restricted access. Unavailable until reformatted. C/:My Document/Art Talk Biz Items /Cindy Nemser's Forum (Blog) /VFA Cindy Bio /Linkedin Blog Mitchell /My Documents /My Pictures
Box 4, Folder 37

Unidentified correspondence, 1972, 1975, undated

 

Series II. Writings, 1966-2011

Physical Description: 5.88 linear feet (14 boxes)

Scope and Content Note

Series II is comprised of Nemser's writings. Nemser's writing includes draft typescripts, published pieces, lectures, conference papers and clippings. Her writing was published in newspapers and periodicals such as Arts Magazine, Art in America, Artforum, Art Journal. While the bulk of Nemser's writing was art criticism she also wrote short stories, full length novels, a memoir, and scripts for plays and television programs. Some works are cowritten by Nemser and her daughter, Catherine. This series also includes other materials related to her writings, such as proposals, royalty reports, correspondence including permission requests, letters of interest and rejection from editors, press materials, slides and notes.

Arrangement note

This series is arranged in alphabetical order by title of work or publication name when identified. Titles were taken from the work, or in the cases of untitled works, from the folders in which they were originally housed. Assorted and unidentified material is at the end. The arrangement reflects Nemser's original order.
Box 5, Folder 1

57th Street art reviews, 1966-2012, undated

Box 5, Folder 2

"Access a Ride Should Be More Accessible," 2010 January

Box 5, Folder 3

Alice Neel, 2000

Scope and Content Note

Huxtable contributed to book.
Box 5, Folder 4

Alice Neel biography project, 1984-2000, undated

Scope and Content Note

Includes correspondence, copy of The Painted Bride Quarterly with Nemser portrait on cover, biography proposal and photocopies of essays by Nemser and Linda Nochlin.
Box 5, Folder 5

"Alice Neel-Teller of Truths," introduction to Alice Neel: The Woman and Her Work, 1975, 2010

Box 5, Folder 6

"Analysis: Critics and Womens Art," 1971

Scope and Content Note

Published in Women and Art.
Box 5, Folder 7

Art and Soul: Notes on Creating, undated

Scope and Content Note

Nemser contributed to Audrey Flack's anthology.
Box 5, Folder 8

"Art Attack," 1995 March

Scope and Content Note

Published in West Side Beat.
Box 5, 28

"Art Criticism and Women Artists," 1973, undated

Scope and Content Note

Published in the Journal of Aesthetic Education. Includes notes for lecture and slides.
 

Art Education, 1970-2010

Box 5, Folder 10

"Anti-Illusion: Procedures/Materials," 2010-2012

Scope and Content Note

Originally published in 1971.
Box 5, Folder 11

"The Art of Frustration," 1971 February

Box 5, Folder 12

"Interview With An Anonymous Artist," 1970 January

 

Art in America, 1970-1973

Box 5, Folder 13

"The Alchemist and the Phenomenologist," 1971

Box 5, Folder 14

"Presenting Charles Close," 1970

Box 5, Folder 15

"The Women's Conference at the Corcoran," 1973

 

Art Journal, 1969-1970

Box 5, Folder 16

"Art Criticism and Perceptual Research," undated

Box 5, Folder 17

"A Revolution of Artists," 1969

Box 5, Folder 18

"The Role of the Artist in Today's Society," 1973-1975

Scope and Content Note

Originally published in the Feminist Art Journal.
Box 5, Folder 19

Art stories diary, 1971-1972

Scope and Content Note

Manuscript pages.
 

Art Talk: Conversations with 12 Women Artists, 1973-2007, undated

Scope and Content Note

The book was first published by Scribners, 1975, and was later reprinted as Art Talk: Conversations with 15 Women Artists, Harper Collins, 1995.
Box 5-6, 28

Papers and photographs, 1973-2007, undated

Scope and Content Note

Includes book proposals, publishers' response letters, artwork list, interview permissions, use permissions, Barnes & Noble panel publicity papers and other assorted publicity materials, lecture notes, publishing contracts and other publishing papers, clippings and reviews, and photographs from release party.
Box 18, Item D4-D6

Data on 3.5 inch computer disks, undated

Physical Description: 3.0 items

Scope and Content Note

Restricted access. Unavailable until reformatted.
Box 6-7

"Art World," 1974-1995

Scope and Content Note

See also "Heroica," an earlier version of the same work.
Box 7, Folder 7

"Art World," television script, 1978

 

Artforum, 1970-1973, 2008

Box 7, Folder 8

"An Interview With Chuck Close," 1970

Box 7, Folder 9

"An Interview with Stephen Kaltenbach," 1970, 2008

Scope and Content Note

Includes excerpt possibly from Firebrand: The Tales of a Feminist Art Critic, describing the Kaltenbach interview.
Box 7, Folder 10

"Lee Krasner's Paintings 1946-1949," 1973 December

Box 7, Folder 11

"Artists and the System: Far from Cambodia," 1970 May 28

Scope and Content Note

Published in the Village Voice.
Box 7, Folder 12

"Artists of the Fin de Siècle," undated

Scope and Content Note

Unpublished. Book review of Turning Points in Twentieth Century Art by Werner Hoffman and The Nabis and Their Period by Charles Chasse.
Box 7, Folder 13

"Artists Plan Fresh Attacks on the Establishment Armed With a New Union, Another Demonstration, and Bigger and Better Demands," undated

Box 7, Folder 14

Arts editorial, 1968

Scope and Content Note

Ghostwritten by Nemser.
 

Arts and Entertainment, 1991-1992

Box 7, Folder 15

Review of I Remember Balanchine: Recollections of the Ballet Master by Those Who Knew Him, 1991 October

Scope and Content Note

Book by Francis Mason.
Box 7, Folder 16

"On Being Marilyn Horne," 1991 December

Box 7, Folder 17

Other papers, 1991-1992

 

Arts Magazine, 1968-1972

Box 7, Folder 18

"Central Casting," undated

Scope and Content Note

Review of Jackson Pollock: Energy Made Visible by B.H. Friedman.
Box 7, Folder 19

"The Close Up Vision- Representational Art- Part II," 1972 May

Box 7, Folder 20

"A Conversation With Lee Krasner," 1973 April

Box 7, Folder 21

"Art Criticism and the Gender Prejudice," 1972 March

Box 7, Folder 22

"Four Artists of Sensuality," 1975 November

Box 7, 28

"Grégoire Müller: Reclaiming the Figure," 1984 May

Box 7, Folder 24

"Interview With Helen Frankenthaler," 1972 November

Box 7, Folder 25

"An Interview With Vito Acconci," 1971 March

Box 7, Folder 26

Review of John Graham's System & Dialectics of Art, 1972 April

Box 7, Folder 27

"Lila Katzen: A Human Approach to Public Art," 1975

Scope and Content Note

Includes Lila Katzen, exhibition catalog (1975), where the article was also published.
Box 7, Folder 28

"Lila Katzen Defines 'Environment'," 1970 September

Box 7, Folder 29

Review of New Realism by Udo Kutermann, 1972 November

Box 7, Folder 30

"Paintings for the Many," 1968 September

Scope and Content Note

Short version published in Arts Magazine. Longer version unpublished.
Box 7, Folder 31

Review of Realism, by Linda Nochlin, 1972 September

Box 7, Folder 32

"Representational Painting in 1971," 1971

Box 7, Folder 33

Review of Roy Lichtenstein, by Diane Waldman and Harry N. Abrams, 1972 February

Box 7, Folder 34

"Sculpture and the New Realism," 1970

Box 7, Folder 35

"Subject-Object Body Art," 1971 September

Box 7, Folder 36

"Symbols of Consciousness: The Paintings of Dorothy Heller," 1972 September

Box 7, Folder 37

Audrey Frank Anastasi, undated

Scope and Content Note

Introduction to exhibition catalog.
Box 7, Folder 38

"Baby Pictures," 1990-1996

Scope and Content Note

Play written with Catherine Nemser.
Box 8, Folder 1

Back Stage theater reviews, 1998-1999

Box 8, Folder 2

"Ballroom Dancing in New York," 1989

Scope and Content Note

Published in Dance Pages.
Box 8, Folder 3-4

Ben Cunningham: A Life With Color, 1985-1989

Scope and Content Note

Includes typescript and some research materials.
Box 8, Folder 5

"Between Me and Writing: A Dialogue," undated

Scope and Content Note

Unpublished.
Box 8, Folder 6

"Big Mouths, Big City: Talk and the Whole World Butts In," 1991 March 29

Scope and Content Note

Published in New York Newsday.
Box 8, Folder 7

"Bills," undated

Box 8, Folder 8

Bridges of Madison County spoof, undated

Scope and Content Note

Written for the New York Times, unpublished.
Box 8, Folder 9

"The Brooklyn Museum Disrespects Women Artists of a Certain Age," undated

Box 8, Folder 10

"'Cabaret' Misses a Few Notes but Has Original's Emotion," 1998

Scope and Content Note

Published in Gramercy-Union News.
Box 8, Folder 11

"Can Information Be Art?," 1970

Scope and Content Note

Unpublished.
Box 8, Folder 12

Catherine Nemser embarrassing story, undated

 

Changes, 1972-1973

Box 8, Folder 13

"100 Boots on the Lam," 1972 June

Box 8, Folder 14

"The Anti-Object Object Makers," 1972 September

Box 8, Folder 15

"Conversation with Marisol," 1973 June

Box 8, Folder 16

"Film: Painters Painting," 1973 April

Box 8, Folder 17

"I am Woman's Liberation, Interview: Louise Nevelson," 1972 May 1

Scope and Content Note

Mentions Nemser.
Box 8, Folder 18

"The Male Nude Arrives at Last," 1972 July

Scope and Content Note

Includes Sylvia Sleigh exhibition catalog.
Box 8, Folder 19

"Changing the Art World Structure," 1977

Scope and Content Note

Unpublished.
Box 8, Folder 20

"The Checkered Past of the New York Preview," 1996

Scope and Content Note

Published in Critics Quarterly.
Box 8, Folder 21

"City Rain" poem, undated

 

"Citysearch, New York City," 1997-1999

Box 8, Folder 22

"Art Review: Chuck Close," circa 1998

Scope and Content Note

Interview with Close by Nemser.
Box 8, Folder 23

"Hazelle Goodman," 1998

Box 8, Folder 24

"Hogs, Hookers, and Hoofers: The Spring Theater Season," 1997 May

Box 8, Folder 25

"Puppets by Kafka: The Fourth International Festival of Puppet Theater," 1998 September

Box 8, Folder 26

"Set Services Festival of Theatrical Competition," 1997

Box 8, Folder 27

"The Set's the Thing," 1998

Box 8, Folder 28

Assorted reviews and contract, 1997-1999

Box 8, Folder 29

College Art Association panel, Feminist Art Project, 2007

Box 8, Folder 30

"Conceptual Art and Contemporary Culture," 1972 November

Scope and Content Note

Published in the New England Review.
Box 8, Folder 31

"Conference for Women in the Visual Arts," panel discussion statement, circa 1972

Scope and Content Note

Conference was held at the Corcoran Gallery, Washington DC.
Box 8, Folder 32

"The Confrontation," 1976, undated

Box 8, Folder 33

"Constipation: The Word That Never Appears in the Travel Folders," 1978

Box 8, Folder 34

Cousin Barry story, 2008, undated

Box 8, Folder 35

"The Critic's Credo: Draw No Conclusions," circa 1970s

Scope and Content Note

Unpublished.
Box 8, Folder 36

"Critics View Critics," 1973 December

Scope and Content Note

Published in Art Worker's News.
Box 9, Folder 1

"Don't Touch That Musical," 1994 May

Scope and Content Note

Published in American Theatre.
Box 9, Folder 2

"The Emperor's New Chains," 1973

Scope and Content Note

Unpublished.
Box 9, Folder 3-8

Eve's Delight, 1980-1990s

Scope and Content Note

Name changed by editor from "Finding Out" to Eve's Delight. Includes typescript, book proposals, rejection letters, assorted publicity materials, publishing contract and other publishing papers, clippings and reviews.
Box 9, Folder 9

"Exit the King," 2009

Scope and Content Note

Review of the play by Eugene Ionesco published on Nemser's blog.
Box 9, Folder 10-11

"Feminism and Contemporary Art" proposal, 1977 July

Scope and Content Note

Proposal for anthology of Nemser's work. Includes proposal for similar project titled "Going For It: Women's Struggle To Make It in the Arts."
Box 9, Folder 12

"Feminist Art Criticism: What are the Crucial Issues?," undated

 

Feminist Art Journal, 1972-1992, undated

Box 9, Folder 13

"An Afternoon with Joan Mitchell," 1974

Box 9, Folder 14

"Are Museums Relevant to Women?," 1972 April

Box 9, Folder 15

"Art Criticism '72: Biography is in, Formalism is Out," 1972 April

Box 9, Folder 16

"The Art Crowd Quadrille," 1973

Box 9, Folder 17

"The Artist in Today's Society," 1973

Box 9, Folder 18

"Blowing the Whistle on the Art World," 1975

Box 10, Folder 1

"Calling the Whistle in the Art World," undated

Scope and Content Note

Contains research materials.
Box 10, Folder 2

"Conversation with Barbara Hepworth," undated

Box 10, Folder 3

"A Conversation With Marisol," 1973

Scope and Content Note

Also published in Changes.
Box 10, Folder 4

"A Critic's Lot is Not a Happy One," 1972 April

Box 10, Folder 5

"Deleted," 1974

Box 10, Folder 6

"The Disturbing Vision of Diane Arbus," undated

Box 10, Folder 7

"Egomania and the Male Artist," undated

Box 10, Folder 8

"Humanizing the Art World," 1975

Box 10, Folder 9

"The Indomitable Lee Krasner," 1975

Box 10, Folder 10

"Interview With Successful Woman Artist," 1972

Box 10, Folder 11

"I've Got a Little List," 1973

Box 10, Folder 12

"Letter to Artforum Re: Kozloff on Audrey Flack," 1974

Box 10, Folder 13

"Letters to a Young Woman Artist," 1974

Scope and Content Note

Book review of Anonymous Was a Woman. Also published in Ms. in August 1977.
Box 10, Folder 14

"Letters to the New York Times," undated

Box 10, Folder 15

"Male Chauvinist Expose Chapter 1: David L. Shirey," 1972 April

Box 10, Folder 16

"Monumenta- Where are the Women?," 1974

Box 10, Folder 17

"An Open Letter to Artforum," 1973-1974

Box 10, 28

"Stereotypes and Women Artists," 1972 April

Scope and Content Note

Contains mostly research materials including black and white photographs and color slides. Title was also a lecture given at several universities. Article is possibly related to Art in America correspondence surveying reception of female artists.
Box 10, Folder 20

Review of Our Hidden Heritage: Five Centuries of Women Artists, by Eleanor Tufts, 1973

Box 10, Folder 21

"The Professor and the Lady," 1974

Box 10, Folder 22

Review of Through the Flower: My Struggle as a Woman Artist, by Judy Chicago, 1975

Box 10, Folder 23

Writing guidelines, undated

Box 10, Folder 24

Permissions, 1974-1992

Box 10, Folder 25

Anthology and book proposal, 1974-1975

Box 10, Folder 26

"The Feminist Critic," 1977 January

Scope and Content Note

Proposal for anthology edited with Kathryn Ruby.
 

"Firebrand: The Tales of a Feminist Art Critic," 2005-2008

Scope and Content Note

Nemser's memoir describing her experience as a feminist and art critic in the 1970s.
Box 10, Folder 27

"Being Painted by Alice Neel," undated

Box 10, Folder 28

"How I Became a Feminist in a Single Moment," 2008

 

"My Remebrance of Lee Krasner,"

Box 10-11

Papers and typescripts, 2008-2010, undated

Scope and Content Note

Includes various versions of the typescript, book proposals, rejection letters, press papers and other assorted publicity materials.
Box 11, 28

Photographs, 1975-1977, undated

Box 18, Item D7

Data on disc, undated

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Restricted access. Unavailable until reformatted. Biogr. & Biblio. Alice Neel Preface. Firebrand Original.
CD-Rom, 4 3/4 in.
Box 11, Folder 7-7a

"First Love, Last Love," 1982

Scope and Content Note

Unpublished.
 

Free Press, 1994

Box 11, Folder 8

"A Variety of Realisms," 1994 June

Box 11, Folder 9

"Alice Neel: A Great Painter Shunned by the Establishment," 1994 May

Scope and Content Note

Exhibition review.
Box 11, Folder 10

"Betty Bass and the Surf Casters," 1990-1991

Scope and Content Note

Written with Catherine Nemser.
Box 11, Folder 11

"Murder in the Writing Workshop," 1994 October

Scope and Content Note

Original draft contains New York editorial comments.
Box 11, Folder 12

"My Driver's License: How Has It Been Stolen, Let Me Count the Ways," 1994 December

Box 11, Folder 13

"Picasso and the Weeping Woman," 1994 August

Box 11, Folder 14

"A Free Woman," 1974 July

Scope and Content Note

Film critique, unpublished.
Box 12, Folder 1-8

"Growing Pains," undated

Scope and Content Note

Includes various drafts of typescript.
Box 12, Folder 9

Helen Butleroff articles, 1995 January

Scope and Content Note

Includes different versions of the same article by Nemser "Helen Butleroff: A Passion for life," published in Stages: The National Theatre Magazine; "Mama, I Want to be a Jew," published in Our Town; "Former Rockette Shooting for the Stars," published in the New York Law Journal.
Box 12, Folder 10

"Her Night at Pluto's Retreat," 1978

Box 13, Folder 1-5

"Heroica," 1974-1995

Scope and Content Note

Short story version was published in the Free Press. See also Art World, a later version of the same work.
Box 13, Folder 6

"How Feminist Publications Change the Economic Structure," 1975 October

Scope and Content Note

Part of a Brooklyn Museum panel.
Box 13, Folder 7

"How to Annoy Your Love: Let Me Count the Ways," 1987 April

Box 13, Folder 8

"How To Be a Host From Hell," undated

Box 13, Folder 9

In Her Own Image, circa 1973

Scope and Content Note

Talk for a group exhibition curated by Nemser. See also Series I.
Box 13, Folder 10

"In Search of the Tourist Bureau," 1978

Box 13, Folder 11

"Interview With an Anonymous Artist and An Interview With Scott Free," circa 1973

Scope and Content Note

Published in New Ideas in Art Education; A Critical Anthology by Gregory Battcock. "Interview With An Anonymous Artist" was first published in Art Education in 1970.
Box 13, Folder 12

"Irene Moss-Scenic Images in Synthetic Surroundings," 1969

Scope and Content Note

Review of Irene Moss exhibition at the East Hampton Gallery.
Box 13, Folder 13

Introduction to Josette Urso: Obra Reciente, 1997

Scope and Content Note

Exhibition catalog.
Box 13, Folder 14

"Love is Blind," circa 1980

Scope and Content Note

Unpublished.
Box 13, Folder 15

Mamas, monologues, 1997, undated

Scope and Content Note

Written with Cathy Nemser. Performed at Queens Theater.
Box 13, Folder 16

Manhattan Spirit, theater reviews, 1993-1995

Scope and Content Note

Contains "Missing the Mark," review of Missing Persons, "Less Is More," review of The Cherry Orchard and "To Be or Not to Be," review of Twilight of the Golds.
Box 13, Folder 17

"Masks," 1992 January 21

Scope and Content Note

A play in one act.
Box 13, Folder 18

"The Message Is-Never Give Up!," undated

Box 13, Folder 19

"Midwest Women Artists," circa 1975

Scope and Content Note

Unpublished.
Box 13, Folder 20

Minneapolis College of Art and Design commencement speech, 1977 June 11

Box 13, Folder 21

"Modern Love: Friendships Between Women," 2006

Box 13-14

"Mom's the Word," 1990-1996, undated

Scope and Content Note

Play written by Cindy and Catherine Nemser.
Box 14, Folder 3

"Mother's Day," 1991

 

Ms., 1974-1992, undated

Box 14, Folder 4

"Alice Neel: Portraits of Four Decades," undated

Box 14, Folder 5

"Daughters and Mothers," 1975 June

Scope and Content Note

Nemser was a contributor to the article. Her contribution was titled "The Heart Attack."
Box 14, Folder 6

"The Fat Dance," 1972

Box 14, Folder 7

"Visual Arts: To Defy, Reveal - and Heal," 1992 November-December

Box 14, Folder 8

"My Hair Has Always Been a Torment," 1974

Box 14, Folder 9

"My Memories of Eva Hesse," 2007

Scope and Content Note

Published in Women's Art Journal. Article was excerpted from "Firebrand: The Tales of a Feminist Art Critic."
Box 14, Folder 10

Nemser's first poem, undated

Scope and Content Note

Written when Nemser was eight years old.
Box 14, Folder 11

"The New Art and the Art Gallery," circa 1970s

Scope and Content Note

Nemser noted check studio international.
 

New York Law Journal, 1991-1995

Box 14, Folder 12

"Eugene Lee: Site-Specific Scene Maker," 1995 May 5

Box 14, Folder 13

"Revivals Raise Problems in PC Times," 1995 May 19

Box 14, Folder 14

"Speaking of His 'Passion' for B'way," 1994 August 12

Box 14, Folder 15

"Spending a Fun Filled Week in London," 1995

Scope and Content Note

Includes research materials.
Box 14, Folder 16-17

Assorted reviews, 1991-1995

 

New York Times,

Box 14, Folder 18

"I Hate Purses," 1995 October

Scope and Content Note

Published in the New York Times.
Box 14, Folder 19

"Monster, Fellow Cellmate," 1978 March 8

Box 14, Folder 20

"Nigel and Basil," 1989

Box 14, Folder 21

"Off the Wall," undated

 

"Offing the Heads," 1994-1997, undated

Scope and Content Note

Screenplay by Cindy and Catherine Nemser. Includes earlier version titled "Get the Boss."
Box 14, Folder 22

Papers, 1994-1997

Box 18, Item D8

Data on 3.5 inch disk, undated

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Restricted access. Unavailable until reformatted.
Box 14, Folder 23

"On Humanizing the Arts," 1976 June

Scope and Content Note

Published in American Artist and the Feminist Art Journal.
Box 14, Folder 24

"On Romance and 'Romances'," 1983 May

Scope and Content Note

Review of book by Kathryn Falk, How to Write a Romance and Get It Published, published in The Phoenix.
 

Opera Monthly, 1992

Box 14, Folder 25

"How to Stay Awake During Wagner's Ring Cycle," 1992 August

Box 14, Folder 26

"Marilyn Horne: Queen of Rossini," 1992 June

 

Our Town, 1994-1997

Box 15, Folder 1

"Looking Back at a Season of Diverse Theater," 1997 May

Box 15, Folder 2

"Why Has Theater Become so Bad?," 1995 August 31

Box 15, Folder 3

Assorted theater reviews, 1994-1996

 

Overeaters Anonymous, 1984-1989

Box 15, Folder 4

"It's A Lonely World (But It Need Not Be)," 1984 August

Box 15, Folder 5

"Step Nine," 1989

Box 15, Folder 6

"Parking," 1987 March

Box 15, Folder 7

Peak Stories, undated

Scope and Content Note

Manuscript pages.
Box 15, Folder 8

PEN, Women's Writing Workshop, 1992 May

Scope and Content Note

Includes excerpts from "Firebrand: The Tales of a Feminist Art Critic."
Box 15, Folder 9

"A Perfect Day for Cindy," circa 1990s

Scope and Content Note

Unpublished.
Box 15, Folder 10

"The Perfect Squelch," 1970's

Scope and Content Note

Possibly published in the Met Diary.
Box 15, Folder 11

"Photographs," 1970s

Scope and Content Note

Published in Women's Journal of Liberation.
Box 15, Folder 12

"Pigalle's Enfant à la cage," 1966 October

Scope and Content Note

Nemser's master's thesis for New York University.
Box 15, Folder 13

"Plexiglass," 1992-1993

Scope and Content Note

Play written by Cindy and Catherine Nemser.
Box 15, Folder 14

Political art research materials, 1973, undated

Box 15, Folder 15

"Politics and Current Art," circa 1970s

Box 15, Folder 16

"Radical Attitudes to the Gallery," 1980

Scope and Content Note

Published in Studio International.
Box 15, Folder 17

"Realism Today: A Mainstream Fed by Two Discernible Currents," 1972

Box 15, Folder 18

"A Revolution of Artists," 1969

Scope and Content Note

Published in College Art Journal.
Box 15, Folder 19-20

"Roseland," 1987-1990

Scope and Content Note

Includes earlier version of typescript titled "Anton" and manuscript pages.
Box 15, Folder 21

"The Save-Your-Life Cookbook", undated

Scope and Content Note

Created by Marjorie Levin and edited by Nemser. Never published.
Box 15, Folder 22

"Schwartz's Party," undated

Scope and Content Note

Possibly a fragment of a manuscript.
Box 15, Folder 23

Script writing research materials, 1991, undated

Box 15, Folder 24

"Seduction at the Plaza," 1978 October

Box 15, Folder 25

"Sensibility in Jane Austen's Novels," 1964 January

Scope and Content Note

Nemser's Brooklyn College master's thesis.
Box 15, Folder 26

"Shaking the Framework: Joan Rosenbaum Transforms Jewish Museum," 1993 December 6

Scope and Content Note

Published in Her New York.
 

SoHo Weekly News, 1975

Box 15, Folder 27

"Another Panel, Another Pie," 1975 November

Box 15, Folder 28

"Beware of Roses," 1975 October 30

 

Stages: The National Theatre Magazine, 1994-1996

Box 16, Folder 1

"Celebrating 100 Years of Broadway," 1994 May

Box 16, Folder 2

"Charles Busch: A Leading Man is Born," 1995

Box 16, Folder 3

Assorted theatre reviews, 1994-1996

Box 16, Folder 4

"That's How You Treat a Neighbor," 1998

Scope and Content Note

Written by Cindy and Catherine Nemser.
 

Theater Week, 1995-1996

Box 16, Folder 5

"Critical Decision: Theater vs. Reviewers," 1996 October 7

Box 16, Folder 6

"Emissary of Change: Tazewell Thompson Directs Cherlyn West's 'Holiday Heart' at the MTC," 1995 February

Box 16, Folder 7

"Three Young Sculptors Create an Art of Pure Terror," undated

Box 16, Folder 8-9

Town & Village theater reviews, 1996-1998

Box 16, Folder 10

"The Trap," 1980

Box 16, Folder 11

"Tree House 45," 1979

Box 16, Folder 12

"Unless I Tell You Otherwise, Call Me Ms.," 1991 December 2

Scope and Content Note

Unpublished.
Box 16, Folder 13

"Up Your Southern Hospitality," circa 1971

Box 16, Folder 14

"A Weekend in the Country: A Close Look at the Nuclear Family at Play: Or How Petty Can You Get?," 1971 September

Box 16, Folder 15

"Weight Watchers Is My Religion," undated

Box 16, Folder 16

West Side Beat theater reviews, 1996-1997

Box 16, Folder 17

"Why I Hate Writing," undated

Box 16, Folder 18

"You're Too Good to Be True," 1978, undated

Scope and Content Note

Contains story and television script versions of typescript.
Box 16, Folder 19

Assorted and unidentified writings, undated

 

Assorted computer disks, undated

Scope and Content Note

All disks are restricted access and unavailable until reformatted.
 

3.5 inch disks

Box 18, Item D9

Politics.SH

Physical Description: 1.0 item
Box 18, Item D10

treat.doc (final version), murder2.doc

Physical Description: 1.0 item
Box 18, Item D11-D25

Assorted backups and software

Physical Description: 15.0 items
Box 19, Item D26-D90

5 inch disks

Physical Description: 64.0 items
 

Series III. Interviews and other sound recordings, 1969-2006

Physical Description: 4.15 linear feet (9 boxes)

Scope and Content Note

Series III contains interviews conducted by Cindy Nemser, along with other sound recordings made by Nemser at panel discussions and art conferences. The interviews are mainly with artists or spouses of artists. Many of these interviews were conducted as research for journal articles or for Nemser's book, Art Talk: Conversations with 12 Women Artists (1975, 1995). Journal articles created from these interviews were usually published in the journals Art in America, Feminist Art Journal, or Arts Magazine. Some interviews were broadcast on W.B.A.I. Free Speech Radio. Recordings are on reel-to-reel tapes, cassette tapes, and sound discs. Audio recordings are unavailable until reformatted.

Arrangement note

This series is arranged in alphabetical order. Arrangement reflects the original order of Nemser's inventory. Notes from the original inventory were retained when available. Some recordings are duplicated on multiple formats and some items contain more than one recording.
 

Acconci, Vito, 1970-1971

Box 23, Item R1, R2

1970 January 7

Physical Description: 2.0 items

Scope and Content Note

Parts of the interview were published in "An Interview with Vito Acconci," Arts Magazine 45, no. 5 (March 1971): 20-23. Sound tape reels.
Box 20, Item C1

circa 1970

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound cassette (15 minutes) : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 20, Item C2

1971 January 7

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 20, Item C3

1971 January

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
 

Ad Hoc Women Artists' Committee, 1970-1973

Box 20, Item C3

1970 December 12

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

From the Whitney Annual. Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 23, Item R3

1973 January 8

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Probably a meeting at Lucy Lippard's studio. Nemser's interview with May Stevens was published in the Feminist Art Journal "Conversations with May Stevens," Feminist Art Journal 3, no. 4 (Winter 1974-75): 4-7, 23.
Interview with Judith Bernstein. This interview was not published, but material from it was used in "Four Artists of Sensuality," Arts Magazine 49, no. 7 (March 1975): 73–75.
Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
 

A.I.R., 1974-2007

Box 23, Item R4

1974 February 10

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

A.I.R. Rhinoceros, Alice Neel, David Shirey, Nevelson.
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 22, Item D91

2007 March 5

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

A.I.R. Founding Members at CUNY Graduate Center.
Audio or data disc.
Box 23, Item R5

undated

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
 

Alloway, Lawrence, 1974

Box 23, Item R6

1974 June 5

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

New Talent.
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 23, Item R7

possibly 1974 October 27

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Party at the home of Lawrence Alloway and Sylvia Sleigh.
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
 

Antin, Eleanor, 1971-1974

Box 20, Item C4a-C4b

1971

Physical Description: 2.0 items

Scope and Content Note

Material from the interview was used in the article, "100 Boots on the Lam" for Changes and then for Art Talk (June 1972).
Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 23, Item R8

1974 February 27

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Interview for Art Talk.
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 23, Item R9

1974 February 27

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Phone interview for additional Art Talk material.
Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 23, Item R10

Art Talk sales, Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1976 October 7

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 23, Item R2

Aylon, Heléne, 1975 April 19

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Interview with the well-known conceptual artist whose work has been shown at the Jewish Museums as well as many other museums. Unpublished.
Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 23, Item R11

Baziotes, Ethel, undated

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 20, Item C5a-C5b

Benglis, Lynda, 1971 October 20

Physical Description: 2.0 items

Scope and Content Note

Material from the interview was used for the article, "Four Artists of Sensuality," Arts Magazine 49, no. 7 (March 1975): 73–75. Nemser noted that the tape also included a "straight interview" that was never published.
Sound cassettes : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 23, Item R12

Beuys, Joseph, 1974 January 18

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Discussion about Beuys at a meeting with feminist women in the arts at the Pierre Hotel. Marcia Tucker was present.
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 24, Item R13

Bishop, Isabel, 1975 March

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

The interview was originally published as "Conversation with Isabel Bishop," Feminist Art Journal 5, no. 1 (Spring 1976): 14-20. Later in Art Talk, 1995.
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 24, Item R14a-R14b

Braunstein, H. Terry, 1977 May 18

Physical Description: 2.0 items

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 24, Item R15

Brooks, James, 1973 July 3

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Recording is of Brooks speaking about Lee Krasner.
Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
 

Burko, Diane, 1975-1977

Box 24, Item R16a-R16b

1975 August 27

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

W.B.A.I. Nemser-Mountains.
Sound tape reels : analog, 7 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 24, Item R17

1977 May 18

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

The interview was published as "Conversation with Diane Burko," Feminist Art Journal 6, no. 1 (Spring 1977): 5-12.
Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 20, Item C6

California Girls, 1972 December 19

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Title taken from label. Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 20, Item C7

Cameron, Duncan, 1971 October 21

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Meeting with Director of the Brooklyn Museum. Women artists' groups represented by Faith Ringgold, WASBLE, Kay Brown, "Where We At." The event was written up in the article "Women and Success at the Brooklyn Museum" Feminist Art Journal. 4, no. 3 (Fall 1975): 14-15 and Kay Brown's article, "Where We At: Black Women Artists." Feminist Art Journal 1.1 (1972): 25.
Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
 

Close, Chuck, 1969-1995

Box 20, Item C8

1969 June

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 20, Item C9

1995 December 4

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
 

College Art Association (CAA), 1973 January 26

Scope and Content Note

Contains CAA tapes of the first three panel discussions for women artists in the artists' division of the conference. Among the panelists were: Cindy Nemser, Louise Nevelson, Lee Krasner, Marcia Tucker, Audrey Flack, Patricia Mainardi, Lila Katzen, Patricia Sloane, Irene Moss, and other original publishers/editors of the Feminist Art Journal. During the panel Cindy Nemser and Diane Burko met in the audience and planned a citywide festival of women in the arts called FOCUS: Philadelphia Focuses on Women in the Visual Arts. Material from this panel discussion can be found in the article "Women's Panels at the C.A.A." Feminist Art Journal 2. 2 (Spring 1973): 10-11, 14.
Box 24, Item R18

Friday am session [tape 1]

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 24, Item R19

Friday am and pm [tape 2]

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 24, Item R20

Friday pm and Saturday am sessions [tape 3]

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 24, Item R21

Saturday am session [tape 4]

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 20, Item C10a-C10k

Cunningham, Ben, 1984-1985

Physical Description: 11.0 items

Scope and Content Note

Cindy Nemser speaking with Patsy Cunningham about the life of Ben Cunningham for Nemer's book Ben Cunningham: A Life With Color (1989).
Sound cassettes : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 24, Item R22

Delaunay, Sonia, 1972 August 26

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Material for Art Talk.
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
 

Diary, 1974

Box 25, Item R23

September-October

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Trip through Iowa and Chicago.
Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 23, Item R7

October 27

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 25, Item R24

Fish, Janet, 1976 June 23

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Interview published as "Conversation with Janet Fish," Feminist Art Journal 5, no. 3 (Fall 1976): 4-10. Later published in Art Talk (1995).
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
 

Flack, Audrey, 1972-1975, undated

 

1972 October 25

Scope and Content Note

Material for article "The Close Up Vision-Representational Art-Part II," Arts Magazine 46 (May 1972): 44–48.
Box 25, Item R25

Reel-to-reel sound tapes

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 22, Item D92a-D92b

Sound discs

Physical Description: 2.0 items

Scope and Content Note

Sound discs : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
 

1973 November 9

Box 25, Item R26

Reel-to-reel sound tapes

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 22, Item D93a-D93b

Sound discs

Physical Description: 2.0 items

Scope and Content Note

Sound discs : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Box 23, Item R6

1974 June 17

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 25, Item R23

1974 September-October

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
 

1975 June 1

Scope and Content Note

W.B.A.I. tape from broadcast program; Cindy Nemser interviews Audrey Flack, broadcasts June 1, 1975, June 30, 1975.
Box 25, Item R27a-R27b

Reel-to-reel sound tapes

Physical Description: 2.0 items

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reels : analog, 7 1/2 ips, stereo. ; 7 in., 1/4 in. tapes.
Box 20, Item C11

Cassette tape

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 25, Item R28

Undated

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Women Artists' Reel-to-Reel Tapes. Interview for article about "Close Up Vision" published in Arts Magazine "The Close Up Vision-Representational Art-Part II," Arts Magazine 46 (May 1972): 44–48.
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 20, Item C5b

Frankenthaler, Helen, 1971 September

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Material for "Interview with Helen Frankenthaler," Arts Magazine 46, no. 2 (November 1971): 51-55.
Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 20, Item C12

Gardner, Joan, 1973 September 20

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 25, Item R29

Gillespie, Dorothy, undated

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 20, Item C13

Gillespie, Gregory, 1972 April 29

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 20, Item C14

Graham, Dan, 1971 March 12

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 23, Item R11

Greenberg, Clement, undated

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 25, Item R30

Grossman, Nancy, 1973 October 27

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Interview for Art Talk.
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 25, Item R31

Harrison, Helen and Newton, 1975 October 19

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Unpublished interview.
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
 

Hartigan, Grace, 1973

Box 23, Item R1

1973 June 10

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Interview for Art Talk.
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 22, Item D94a-D94b

Undated

Physical Description: 2.0 items

Scope and Content Note

Sound discs : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Box 23, Item R6

Heiss, Alana, 1974 June 5

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

New talent. Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
 

Hepworth, Barbara, 1972 August 17

Scope and Content Note

Interview published in Art Talk.
Box 25, Item R26

Reel-to-reel

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 22, Item D95

Sound disc

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound disc : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Box 25, Item R32

Heroica, undated

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
 

Hesse, Eva, 1970-2006

Scope and Content Note

See Series I for transcripts and business papers regarding interviews.
Box 22, Item D96a-D96c

1970 January 20

Physical Description: 3.0 items

Scope and Content Note

Sound discs : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Box 20, Item C15-C16

1970 January

Physical Description: 2.0 items

Scope and Content Note

Sound cassettes : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 22, Item D97

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 2002

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound disc : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Box 22, Item D98

The Jewish Museum, 2006

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound disc : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Box 17, Folder 1

Transcripts, undated

 

Holmes, Doloris, 1971-1972

Box 20, Item C17

Cassette tape

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Interview with Nemser conducted by Holmes for the Archives of American Art, Women Artists.
Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 17, Folder 2

Transcript 1972

Box 20, Item C19

Kadish, Reuben, undated

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 20, Item C20

Kadishman, 1970 March

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 20, Item C21a-C21b

Kaltenbach, Stephen J., 1970 May

Physical Description: 2.0 items

Scope and Content Note

Sound cassettes : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
 

Katzen, Lila, 1970-1973

Box 20, Item C18

1970 July 24

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Interview for the article, "Lila Katzen Defines Environment," Arts Magazine 45, no. 1 (September-October 1970): 44-45.
Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 24, Item R22

1972 November 4

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Material was used in the article, "Lila Katzen: A Human Approach to Public Sculpture," Arts Magazine 49, no. 5 (January 1975): 76-78.
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 23, Item R12

1973 June 1

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Material for Art Talk or Nancy Grossman, October 27, 1973 [Side 1].
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 23, Item R12

1973 November 11

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

[Side 2].
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 20, Item C22

Katzen, Lila and Janet Fish, 1996 November 26

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Recording from Barnes & Noble panel.
Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 25, Item R33

Kozloff, Joyce, Kay Brown, and Muriel Costanis, 1973 August

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 23, Item R4

Kramer, Hilton, 1974 May

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Senior art critic for the New York Times.
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
 

Krasner, Lee, 1972-1974, undated

Box 26, Item R34

1972 November 8

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel (6 hours) : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 26, Item R35

1972 November-December

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Interview was published as "A Conversation with Lee Krasner," Arts Magazine 47, no. 6 (April 1973): 43-48. Later published in Art Talk.
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 23, Item R4

1974 January-February

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 25, Item R33

circa 1972-1973

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 22, Item D99a-D99g

Undated

Physical Description: 7.0 items

Scope and Content Note

Sound discs : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Box 23, Item R11

Undated

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 20, Item C23

Laiosa, Mark, 1996 February 27

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Cindy Nemser "Art Talk" W.B.A.I. 99.5FM interview with Mark Laiosa.
Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
 

Le Va, Barry, 1971

 

1971 March 18

Box 20, Item C24

Sound cassette

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 22, Item D100

Sound disc

Physical Description: 1.0 item
Box 20, Item C25

1971

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Interview was possibly from February, March, or May. Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 24, Item R15

Lindeberg, Linda, 1973 July

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 24, Item R15

Little, John, 1973 July

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Little speaks about Lee Krasner.
Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 20, Item C26

Mandell, Jonathan, 1971 November

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Content label on box differs from content label on tape. Possibly contains Chuck Close interview.
Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 26, Item R36

Marisol, 1973 May 4

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Material for Art Talk.
Sound tape reel (1.5 hrs) : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 24, Item R15

Matta, Herbert, 1973 July

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 24, Item R15

Matta, Mercedes, 1973 July

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
 

Matta-Clark, Gordon, 1970

 

1970 July 20

Scope and Content Note

The interview contains possibly the only discussion with the artist regarding his early work. The material was used for the article "The Alchemist and the Phenomenologist," Art in America 59. no. 2 (March 1971): 100-103.
Box 20, Item C27

Sound cassette

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 22, Item D101a-D101b

Sound discs

Physical Description: 2.0 items

Scope and Content Note

Sound discs : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
 

1970 September 21

Box 20, Item C25

Sound cassette

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 22, Item D102

Sound discs

Physical Description: 2.0 items

Scope and Content Note

Sound discs : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Box 25, Item R33

Mitchell, Joan, 1972 August 22

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Material was used for an article on realism, "An Afternoon with Joan Mitchell," Feminist Art Journal 3, no. 1 (Spring 1974): 5-6.
Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 25, Item R23

"Monumenta: Where Are the Women?," 1974 September

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Material was used for the article, "Monumenta: Where are the Women?" Feminist Art Journal 3, no. 3 (Fall 1974): 5-6, 17. Telephone call; Guggenheim, Whitney, John Clem Clark, Marilyn Miller, Ed Fry, Elizabeth Baker. Monumenta, first day out, Whitney openings.
Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 20, Item C28a-C28b

Müller, Grégoire, 1984 May

Physical Description: 2.0 items

Scope and Content Note

Sound cassettes : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
 

Neel, Alice, 1971-1975

Box 20, Item C29a-C29b

1971 August

Physical Description: 2.0 items

Scope and Content Note

Material was used for an article in Ms. Also see Nemser's Alice Neel: The Woman and Her Work.
Sound cassettes : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tapes.
Box 24, Item R15

1973 July

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 23, Item R4

1974 February 25

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Possibly recorded at a party or panel that Nemser attended.
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 27, Item R37a-R37b

1975 May 14

Physical Description: 2.0 items

Scope and Content Note

Material for Art Talk.
Sound tape reels : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 4 tracks, stereo. ; 10 1/2 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 21, Item C30a-C30b

1975

Physical Description: 2.0 items

Scope and Content Note

W.B.A.I.
Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 21, Item C31a-C31b

Undated

Physical Description: 2.0 items

Scope and Content Note

"Dubs 1 & 2" and "Dubs 3 & 4."
Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape
Box 23, Item R7

Neel, Alice and Dottie Attie, 1974 December 8

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 23, Item R7

Neel, Alice and Lynda Benglis, 1974 November 15

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Dildo piece. "Lynda Benglis: A Case of Sexual Nostalgia," Feminist Art Journal 3, no. 4 (Winter 1974-75): 7, 23.
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 25, Item R24

Nemser, Catherine, 1976 June 23

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Cindy and Charles Nemser, Catherine at 11 years old.
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
 

Nemser, Cindy, 1975

Box 21, Item C32

January 15

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Art Talk lecture, Summit, New Jersey.
Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 26, Item R38

April-July

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Autobiography, Modesto, California.
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 21, Item C33

May 10-11

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

"Letter to Cindy." Possibly part of an interview for her memoir.
Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
 

Nevelson, Louise, 1971-1975

 

1971 March 19

Scope and Content Note

Material was used for an article published in Changes, an alternative magazine edited by Sue Graham, the wife of Charles Mingus. It was also later published in Art Talk. In the interview the artist denounced the influence of Clement Greenberg and Harold Rosenberg plus other art world eminences. See also "Interview: Louise Nevelson," Feminist Art Journal 1, no. 2. (Fall 1972): 1, 14-19.
Box 21, Item C34

Sound cassette

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 22, Item D103a-D103b

Sound discs

Physical Description: 2.0 items

Scope and Content Note

Sound discs : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Box 24, Item R20

1973 January 29

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Interview with Nevelson by Nemser from CAA January 29, 1973.
Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
 

1973 November 1

Scope and Content Note

Discussion of Alice Neel and other subjects.
Box 26, Item R39-R40

Reel-to-reel sound tapes

Physical Description: 2.0 items

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, 4 tracks, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 22, Item D104a-D104b, D105a-D105b

Sound discs

Physical Description: 4.0 items

Scope and Content Note

Sound discs : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Box 23, Item R4

1974 March

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 26, Item R41

1975 April 10

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Probably a recording of a panel discussion or art opening.
Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 26, Item R41

1975 March

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 24, Item R15

Newman, Annalee, 1973 July

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
 

Oppenheim, Dennis, 1971-1974

Box 21, Item C35a-C35b

1971 February

Physical Description: 2.0 items

Scope and Content Note

Sound cassettes : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tapes.
Box 23, Item R6

1974 July

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Clock tower, Province Town.
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 23, Item R6

Parsons, Betty, 1974 June 5

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

New Talent.
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 26, Item R42

Parsons, Betty, Lee Krasner, and Linda Lindeberg, undated

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

More about Lee Krasner's Little Image Paintings.
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 24, Item R15

Peterson, Vita, 1973 July

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
 

Picard, Lil, 1974-1975

Box 23, Item R7

1974 November 13

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Party, Alice Neel Portrait.
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 26, Item R43, R44

1975 February 24

Physical Description: 2.0 items

Scope and Content Note

Unpublished interview with Picard, an artist from the 60's and 70's known for happenings and witty, absurdist work. Her background includes an escape from Nazi Germany and a love affair with a well-known abstract expressionist artist.
Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 23, Item R11

Undated

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 23, Item R4

Pop Art panel, 1974 May 17

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Art Galleries Clock Tower, panel.
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 21, Item C26

Raffael, Joseph, 1972 February 10

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Content label on box differs from content label on tape.
Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 26, Item R36

Raven, Arlene and Ruth Iskin, 1975 April 25

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 25, Item R28

Realist Artists Panel at the Figurative Alliance, 1973 December 14

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

The panel was moderated by Gregory Battcock and Cindy Nemser and includes Chuck Close, Janet Fish, Diane Burko, John Moore, and Marian R. Levin. The recording includes the traditional realist artists attacking Chuck Close.
Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 21, Item C36

Rosenbaum, Joan, 1993 December 3

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Director of the Jewish Museum. Material from the interview was used in an article in Hers, a short-lived women's newspaper.
Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 26, Item R41

Rosler, Martha, 1975 February

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 26, Item R45

Saar, Betye, 1975 April 25

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
 

Sonfist, Alan, 1970, undated

Box 21, Item C37

1970 September 17

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Interviewed for the article, "The Alchemist and the Phenomenologist," Art in America 5, no.2 (March 1971): 100-103. W.B.A.I. Women's Program War.
Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 21, Item C38

Undated

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 21, Item C39

Stevens, May, 1971 July

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

An interview later published in "Conversations with May Stevens," Feminist Art Journal 3, no. 4 (Winter 1974-75): 4-7, 23.
Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
 

W.B.A.I., 1971, undated

Box 21, Item C40

Panel at YMCA 1971 March

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 20, Item C24

Women X to 12 Power, undated

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 23, Item R7

Wilke, Hannah, 1974 November

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 26, Item R46

Wilke, Hannah and Martha Rosler, 1975 February 18

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 26, Item R44

Zausner, Tobi, 1975 March 4

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, stereo. ; 5 in., 1/4 in. tape.
Box 22, Item D106a-D106d

Backup, undated

Physical Description: 4.0 items

Scope and Content Note

Probably digital backups of Nemser interviews.
Zip disk ; 3 1/2 in.
Box 22, Item D107

Memories, undated

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Zip disk ; 3 1/2 in.
Box 21, Item C41

Unidentified audio cassette, 1992 June 26

Physical Description: 1.0 item

Scope and Content Note

Illegible label: Possibly "SWE Cre" or "Sue Col"
Sound cassette : analog, 1 5/16 ips, mono ; 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape.
Box 17, Folder 3-7

Original housing and other papers, 1970-1972, undated

Scope and Content Note

Includes list of interviewees, some papers related to transferring tapes and some photocopies of the reel to reel boxes which often contained Nemser's descriptions.