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Linda Garber papers, 1980-1994 LSC.1958
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  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Conditions Governing Use and Reproduction
  • Preferred Citation
  • Provenance/Source of Acquisition
  • Processing Note
  • UCLA Catalog Record ID
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content
  • Organization and Arrangement
  • Related Material

  • Title: Linda Garber papers
    Identifier/Call Number: LSC.1958
    Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 1.4 linear feet (3 document boxes, 1 shoebox)
    Date (inclusive): 1980-1994
    Abstract: Linda Garber is an associate professor of Women's and Gender Studies at Santa Clara University. She received her BA in English and American Literature as well as her teaching credentials from Harvard in 1987. She received her MA in Modern Thoughts and Literature from Stanford University in 1990 and completed her PhD with the same department in 1995. She has held positions at both Santa Clara University and California State University, Fresno. While the collection contains a few items relating to the Lesbian Studies Reader and other academic activities, the majority of the collection covers the publication of Garber's anthology, Tilting the Tower, documenting the collection, permissions, editing, and revising processes.
    Language of Materials: Materials are in English.
    Physical Location: Stored off-site at SRLF. All requests to access special collections materials must be made in advance through out electronic paging system using the "Request items" button.

    Conditions Governing Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. All requests to access special collections materials must be made in advance through out electronic paging system using the "Request items" button.

    Conditions Governing Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Linda Garber Papers (Collection 1958). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Gift from Linda Garber, 1996.
    This collection is part of an outreach and collection-building partnership between the June L. Mazer Lesbian Archives , the UCLA Center for the Study of Women (CSW)  and the UCLA Library .

    Processing Note

    Processed by Stacy Wood, 2011. Description enhanced and further physical processing completed by Sabrina Ponce in 2017.
    The June L. Mazer Lesbian Archive  at UCLA is an outreach and collection-building partnership between the June L. Mazer Lesbian Archives , the UCLA Center for the Study of Women (CSW)  and the UCLA Library . These collections expand the pool of primary source materials available to researchers and to the community at large. This partnership was initiated by CSW and is funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) to inventory, organize, preserve, and digitize more than eighty Mazer collections pertaining to lesbian and feminist activism and writings.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 6961406 

    Biography

    Linda Garber is an associate professor of Women's and Gender Studies at Santa Clara University. She received her BA from Harvard in English and American Literature in 1987. She also received her teaching credentials in the same year from Harvard. She received her MA from Stanford University in the Modern Thoughts and Literature program in 1990 and completed her PhD in the same department in 1995. She has held positions at both Santa Clara University and California State University Fresno.
    She has published three books: Identity Poetics: Race, Class, and the Lesbian - Feminist Roots of Queer Theory, New York: Columbia University Press, 2001; Tilting the Tower: Lesbians/Teaching/Queer Subjects, New York: Routledge, 1994. Editor; and Lesbian Sources: A Biliography of Periodical Articles, 1970-1990, New York: Garland, 1993.

    Scope and Content

    While the collection has a few items relating to the Lesbian Studies Reader and other academic activities, the majority of the collection covers the publication of the anthology, Tilting the Tower, including collecting, editing, permissions and revisions.

    Organization and Arrangement

    The collection is split between materials not included in Tilting the Tower and materials included in Tilting the Tower. Material is arranged chronologically within those categories. This collection does not contain a Box 4.

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    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Garber, Linda--Archives
    June L. Mazer Lesbian Archive at UCLA.
    June L. Mazer Lesbian Archives.
    Gay and lesbian studies.