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Inventory of the Rochelle Owens Papers
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  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms
  • Access
  • Processing Information
  • Acquisition Information
  • Preferred Citation
  • Publication Rights

  • Creator: Owens, Rochelle
    Title: Rochelle Owens Papers
    Date (inclusive): 1950-1984
    Extent: 1 linear foot
    Abstract: Rochelle Owens (1936- ) is an American playwright and poet. The collection contains books, clippings, correspondence, promotional material, and programs relating to some of her works.
    Physical location: Researchers should contact Special Collections to request collections, as many are stored offsite.
    Repository: University of California, Davis. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
    Davis, California 95616-5292
    Collection number: D-062
    Language of Material: Collection materials in English.

    Biography

    Rochelle Owens, poet and playwright, was born on April 2, 1936, in Brooklyn, New York. Her works include: Not Be Essence That Cannot Be, The Joe Eighty-Two Creation Poems, Futz, He Wants Shih!, and The Karl Marx Play, among others.

    Scope and Content

    The collection contains books, clippings, correspondence, promotional material, and programs relating to Owens' works.

    Arrangement of the Collection

    The collection is arranged in four series: 1. Works by Owens, 2. About Owens and Her Works, 3. Correspondence, 4. Works by Others.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Owens, Rochelle--Archives
    Poets, American--20th century

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Processing Information

    Sara Gunasekara processed this collection with assistance from student employee Michelle Xie.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Rochelle Owens in 1976.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Rochelle Owens Papers, D-062, Department of Special Collections, General Library, University of California, Davis.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright is protected by the copyright law, chapter 17, of the U.S. Code. 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, General Library, University of California, Davis as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.