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Guide to the Guy de Mallac Papers
MS-F026  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Important Information for Researchers
  • Biography
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary
  • Collection Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Guy de Mallac papers
    Date: circa 1960 - circa 1975
    Collection Number: MS-F026
    Creator: Mallac, Guy de, 1936-
    Extent: 2 linear feet (2 boxes)
    Languages: The collection is in English, Russian, French, andGerman.
    Repository: University of California, Irvine. Library. Special Collections and Archives.
    Irvine, California 92623-9557
    Physical Location: The collection is stored offsite at SRLF. Advanced notice is required for access.
    Abstract: The collection comprises the extant papers of Guy de Mallac, emeritus professor of Russian literature at the University of California, Irvine. His papers include subject files on Continental philosophy and Russian literature, and drafts and notes for his book Boris Pasternak, His Life and Art.

    Important Information for Researchers

    Access

    The collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the University of California. Literary rights are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact the Head of Special Collections and Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    Guy de Mallac Papers. MS-F026. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California. Date accessed.
    For the benefit of current and future researchers, please cite any additional information about sources consulted in this collection, including permanent URLs, item or folder descriptions, and box/folder locations.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Mrs. Guy de Mallac, 2007.

    Processing History

    Minimally processed by Michelle Light, 2008.

    Biography

    Guy de Mallac, emeritus professor of Russian literature at the University of California, Irvine, taught at Cornell University and Dartmouth College before joining UCI in 1970. His research interests included modern Russian literature, Leo Tolstoy's works and Boris Pasternak's peace studies, and the philosophy of nonviolence. Among his published works were Barthes (1971); Boris Pasternak, His Life and Art (1981); Seven Steps to Global Change: Gandhi's Message for Today (1987), and a translation of Tolstoy's The Wisdom of Humankind (1999). He died on November 17, 2007.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    The collection comprises Guy de Mallac's subject files on Continental philosophy and Russian literature; drafts and notes for his book, Boris Pasternak, His Life and Art; unidentified files in Russian; teaching materials for classes at Dartmouth College; and a small amount of correspondence. The bulk of the papers predate de Mallac's tenure at UCI.

    Collection Arrangement

    This collection is arranged by type of record.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    Mallac, Guy de, 1936- -- Archives
    University of California, Irvine -- Faculty -- Archives