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  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Title: Adam Kirsch papers
    Creator: Kirsch, Adam, 1976-
    source: Kirsch, Adam, 1976-
    Identifier/Call Number: M2751
    Physical Description: 4.0 Linear Feet (9 manuscript storage boxes and one half manuscript storage box)
    Date (inclusive): 1980, 1993-2017

    Content Description

    The Adam Kirsch papers consists of writing notebooks, poetry drafts, correspondence, research notes, book manuscripts, newspaper clippings, book reviews, correspondence, and other materials from the poet and literary critic Adam Kirsch.

    Biographical / Historical

    Adam Kirsch is a poet, literary critic, and freelance writer. Kirsch was born in 1976 in Los Angeles, California. His father is Jonathan Kirsch, a lawyer and author. Adam Kirsch graduated from Harvard University and wrote articles for the New Yorker, the New Republic, Slate, and other publications. He also wrote two books of poetry and is on the seminar faculty of Columbia University's Center for American Studies.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Open for research. Note that material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use.

    Conditions Governing Use

    While Special Collections is the owner of the physical and digital items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. Any transmission or reproduction beyond that allowed by fair use requires permission from the owners of rights, heir(s) or assigns.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item] Adam Kirsch papers, M2751, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford Libraries, Stanford, Calif.


    Page from library catalog: https://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/14086841

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    American poetry
    Reviews (Criticism).
    Literature -- History and criticism
    Kirsch, Adam, 1976-