Finding Guide for the Maria Iris Duke dos Santos Chicana Literature Collection CEMA 104

University of California, Santa Barbara, Davidson Library, Department of Special Collections, California Ethnic and Multicultural Archives
Santa Barbara, California, 93106-9010
(805) 893-8563
cema@library.ucsb.edu


Title: Maria Iris Duke dos Santos Chicana Literature Collection
Identifier/Call Number: CEMA 104
Contributing Institution: University of California, Santa Barbara, Davidson Library, Department of Special Collections, California Ethnic and Multicultural Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 2.0 boxes
Date: 1970s-1990s
Abstract: This is a small but significant Chicano literary collection that highlights Maria Duke dos Santos' relationship to various Chicano writers over three decades. The collection adds understanding to the development of Chicano letters and writing, and its international growth.

Conditions Governing Use note

Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

Conditions Governing Access note

none

Biographical/Historical note

Maria Duke dos Santos is a leading authority on Chicano and Latino authors. She became one of the earliest female scholars in the field of Chicano literature in the early 1970s. She is also a professor at Texas A&M University-Commerce.

Scope and Contents note

The main focus of this collection is Maria Duke dos Santos' relationship with Rolando Hinojosa, Tomás Rivera (former Chancellor of UC Riverside), and Sabine R. Ulibarrí. Within the section titled "Other Authors and Events," author Rudolfo Anaya is also featured. The collection includes correspondence, photographs, documents, event pamphlets, and other related ephemera, historical documents and books. It is housed in two document boxes. The material is organized according to Maria Duke dos Santos' provenance, by author, activities, and dates, beginning in the 1970s. All the pictures within the collection have also been labeled with names and dates.

Box 1, Folder 1-4

Rolando Hinojosa

Box 1, Folder 5-8

Sabine R. Ulibarrí

Box 1, Folder 9-11

Tomás Rivera

Box 1, Folder 12-23

Other Authors and Events

Box 2, Folder 1-8

Other Authors and Events continued

Box 2, Folder 9-10

Copies of Articles

Box 2, Folder 11-14

Other Activities and Letters

Box 2, Folder 15-19

Personal Academic Information

Box 2, Folder 20

Me dieron todo el condado by Sergio D. Elizondo

Box 2, Folder 21

Coyote emplumado by Sergio D. Elizondo

Box 2, Folder 22

Miscellaneous Correspondence

Box 2, Folder 23

Fantasías y fantasmas by Sabine R. Ulibarrí

Box 2, Folder 24

Al Principio No.1 Vol.1 1974