Finding Aid for the Arthur Lerner Papers, 1977-1978

Processed by Anne Caiger; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cub#x00E9;
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The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the Arthur Lerner Papers, 1977-1978

Collection number: 1285

UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections

Manuscripts Division



Los Angeles, CA
Processed by:
Anne Caiger, August 1981
Encoded by:
Caroline Cub#x00E9;
Online finding aid edited by:
Josh Fiala, October 2003
© 2003 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Arthur Lerner Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1977-1978
Collection number: 1285
Creator: Lerner, Arthur
Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: Arthur Lerner (1915- ) was a poet and professor of psychology at California State University, Los Angeles. The collection consists of manuscripts and proofs of the book Poetry in the therapeutic experience (1978), edited by Dr. Arthur Lerner.
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of 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.

Restrictions on Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Gift of Professor Lerner, August 1981.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Arthur Lerner Papers (Collection 1285). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4233295 

Biography

Lerner was born on January 10, 1915; AB, Roosevelt University, 1942; Ph.D, University of Southern California, 1968; in 1970 became a lecturer at UCLA Extension; became a poet and professor of psychology at California State University, Los Angeles; founded and became director of the Poetry Therapy Institute in 1972; published works include Rhymed and unrhymed (1965), Follow-up (1967), Psychoanalytically oriented criticism of three American poets: Poe, Whitman and Aiken (1970), and Starting points (1971).

Scope and Content

Collection consists of manuscripts and proofs of the book Poetry in the therapeutic experience (1978), edited by Dr. Arthur Lerner.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Lerner, Arthur--Archives.
Psychologists--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.
Poets, American--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.
Manuscripts for publication.
Lerner, Arthur-- Poetry in the therapeutic experience.


Container List

 

Papers, 1977-1978

Creator/Collector: Lerner, Arthur
Physical Description: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)

Scope and Content Note

Comprises manuscripts and proofs of Dr. Lerner, a poet and Professor of Psychology at California State University, Los Angeles, as editor of the book, Poetry in the Therapeutic Experience, (New York, Pergamon Press, 1978), with copy of the book.