Register of the Theodore W. Bogacz writings

Finding aid prepared by Emilia Schrier
Hoover Institution Archives
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Title: Theodore W. Bogacz writings
Date (inclusive): 1976-1984
Collection Number: 96050
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1 manuscript box (0.4 linear feet)
Abstract: The Theodore W. Bogacz papers consist of writings and correspondence relating to the American academic Theodore Bogacz. The writings center on British cultural responses to World War I and include his doctoral dissertation “Sassoon and Company: Siegfrid Sassoon’s Journey to Modernity in the Great War” (University of California, Berkeley, 1982).
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Bogacz, Theodore W.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Theodore W. Bogacz writings, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1996.

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

1943 Born
1980 Appointed to faculty of the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis, Maryland
1982 Awarded doctorate by the University of California at Berkeley
1986-1987 Taught as exchange professor at the British Royal Military College at Sandhurst, England
1992 Died

Scope and Content of Collection

The Theodore W. Bogacz papers consist of writings and correspondence relating to the American academic Theodore Bogacz. The writings center on British cultural responses to World War I and include his doctoral dissertation “Sassoon and Company: Siegfrid Sassoon’s Journey to Modernity in the Great War” (University of California, Berkeley, 1982). The papers also include shorter essays published between the years of 1976 and 1989. Among these are a study of what Bogacz calls “war neurosis” in England during World War I as well as an assessment of English painters during the period 1914-1932.

Arrangement Statement

Collection is organized into 2 series: Correspondence; and Writings

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Sassoon, Siegfried, 1886-1967.
Art--Great Britain.
British literature.
World War, 1914-1918--Art and the war.
World War, 1914-1918--Literature and the war.

 

Correspondence, 1984

Box/Folder: 1 : 1

Stansky, Peter, 1984

 

Writings, 1976-1989

Box/Folder: 1 : 2

"Escape from Mortmere: The Left-Wing Writers of the 1930s and the Public School System" and commentary by Louis R. Biscaglia, 1976

 

"Sassoon and Company: Siegfrid Sassoon's Journey to Modernity in the Great War", 1982

Box/Folder: 1 : 3

Chapters 1-3, 1982

Box/Folder: 1 : 4

Chapter 4, 1982

Box/Folder: 1 : 5

Chapter 5, 1982

Box/Folder: 1 : 6

Chapter 6, 1982

Box/Folder: 1 : 7

Chapter 7 and Notes, 1982

Box/Folder: 1 : 8

"Language, Poetry and Anti-Modernism in the First World War: The English Case", 1983

Box/Folder: 1 : 9

"War Neurosis and Cultural Change in England: The Work of the War Office Committee of Enquiry Into 'Shell-Shock'", 1984

Box/Folder: 1 : 10

"English Painters at War: Traditionalists, Visionaries, and the Avant-Garde, 1914-1932", 1989