Sophia Corleone Papers 1973-1994 1988
Finding aid prepared by Stacy Wood, 2013 and Jessica Tai, 2017; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé.
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Title: Sophia Corleone papers
Identifier/Call Number: 1988
Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.4 linear feet (1 box)
Date (inclusive): 1973-1994
Abstract: Sophia Corleone organized, along with co-coordinator Gail Suber, the Lesbian Writers Series of readings at A Different Light Bookstore in the Silver Lake neighborhood of Los Angeles, California. This collection contains materials relevant to the planning of the series as well as ephemera related to LGBT community organizations and events.
Physical Location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Stored off-site at SRLF. All requests to access special collections material must be made in advance using the request button located on this page.
Creator: Corleone, Sophia
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[Identification of item], Sophia Corleone papers (Collection 1988). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library.
Provenance unknown. 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.
Processed by Stacy Wood, 2013
Description enhanced and further physical processing completed by Jessica Tai 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: 7347675
Sophia Corleone was the co-coordinator of the Lesbian Writers Series at A Different Light bookstore throughout the 1990s. Corleone graduated from Smith College and wrote fiction, memoirs, and essays.
This collection contains materials relevant to the planning of the Women's Writers Series at A Different Light Bookstore in the Silver Lake neighborhood of Los Angeles, California as well as publications and ephemera such as fliers and newsletters related to LGBT community organizations and events.
Materials in this collection have been arranged chronologically.
Subjects and Indexing Terms
Box 1, Folder 1
Box 1, Folder 2
Box 1, Folder 3
Box 1, Folder 4
Box 1, Folder 5
Box 1, Folder 6
Box 1, Folder 7