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HerBooks Press, Series 1 1984-2000,

Physical Description: Box 1, 5-7

Scope and Contents

This series contains general correspondence, promotional materials, interviews, audio cassettes and press ephemera relating to the business of HerBooks.

Arrangement

The material has been arranged by content.
Box-folder 1:1-5

History & Business

Box-folder 1:1

History of HerBooks.

Box-folder 1:2

General business & promotional materials (letterhead, bookmarks, business cards).

Box-folder 1:3

Herbooks catalogs.

Box-folder 1:4

Correspondence.

Box-folder 1:5

Financial records.

Box-folder 6:1

Irene Reti, 3/1/90 interview

Box-folder 1:6-8

Distribution

Box-folder 1:6

Herbooks distribution.

Box-folder 1:7

Diaspora Distribution Company.

Box-folder 1:8

Alamo Square Distributors.

Box-folder 1:9

Community Printers of Santa Cruz

Box-folder 1:10

The Women in Print Movement.

Box-folder 1:11

Feminist publisher catalogs.

Box-folder 1:12

Feminist publishers correspondence.

Box-folder 1:13

The Lesbians and Gays in Print Movement.

Box-folder 1:14

Outwrite! Conferences

Box-folder 1:15

Skills of Self-Publishing - proposed workshop.

Carton 5

Press ephemera

Carton 5

Sinister Wisdom, misc. issues

Carton 5

Common Lives/Lesbian Lives, misc. issues

Carton 5

Gossip, misc. issues

Carton 5

Lesbian Ethics, misc. issues

Carton 5

Conditions, misc. issues

Carton 5

HerBooks banner.

Carton 5

HerBooks T-shirt

Carton 5

"So Precious a Place" on women-only space - video tape

Box 6-7

Audio Cassettes - interviews and business related tapes

Box 6

Irene Reti 1990 March 01

Box 6

Clarke, D. A., Messages: Music for Lesbians undated

Box 6

Pennie Rose undated

Box 6

Friend's of the Library Poet's Choice 1994 June 01

Box 6

Gage, Carolyn, NPR Interview 2000 July

Box 6

Gage, Carolyn, The Second Coming of Joan of Arc 1993 May 21

Box 6

Leslea & Valerie, Reading & Performance 1990 March 09

Box 6

Lesbian Poetry Reading, Montreal undated

Box 6

"Live here like you mean it" - Albion Books reading 1987 December 05

Box 6

Montreal - Power undated

Box 6

Irene Reti, on the Radio, 3/94 electronic range leslie karst 1993 March

Box 6

Jewish Lesbian Culture & Anti Semitism in the Lesbian Community, pt.1 undated

Box 6

Jewish Lesbian Culture & Anti Semitism in the Lesbian Community, pt.2 undated

Box 6

Irena Kolepfisz undated

Box 6

IE: Challenges for the Fiction and Poetry Publisher (5A) 1998 May

Box 6

IE: Challenges for the Fiction and Poetry Publisher (5B) 1998 May

Box 6

2D: Turning Talk Shows into Sales (10A) 1997 May

Box 6

2D: Turning Talk Shows into Sales (10B) 1997 May

Box 6

3F: Should This be a book? (18) 1997 May

Box 6

4F: Working with Authors to Create Sales (24) 1997 May

Box 6

5A: Acquisition Planning: The key to positioning your company for the future (25A) 1997 May

Box 6

5A: Acquisition Planning: The key to positioning your company for the future (25B) 1997 May

Box 6

7A: To publish or be published (41A) 1998 May

Box 6

7A: To publish or be published (41B) 1998 May

Box 6

Challenges of growing an independent publishing company (5BA) 1996 June

Box 6

Challenges of growing an independent publishing company (5BB) 1996 June

Box 6

Niche Publishing (4CA) 1996 June

Box 6

Niche Publishing (4CB) 1996 June

Box 6

Marketing with creativity not cash (8D-81A) 1995 June

Box 6

Marketing with creativity not cash (8D-81B) 1995 June

Box 6

Marketing literary publications (6D-81A) 1995 June

Box 6

Marketing literary publications (6D-81B) 1995 June

Box 6

Sandra Martz - Nashville interview 1995 March

Box 6

Sandra Martz - Nashville interview 1995 March

Box 6

Sandra Martz - Nashville interview 1995 March

Box 6

Sandra Martz - Nashville interview 1995 March

Box 6

Jan Weller #0659 - Sandra Martz; If I had my life...I would pick daisies 1993 April 05

Box 6

Jan Weller #0659 - Sandra Martz If I had my life...I would pick daisies 1993 April 05

Box 6

Sandra Martz interview 1995 March

Box 6

Sandra Martz - Gerontological Nursing - Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be Las Vegas Audio Taping 5, San Antonio TX 1996 September 25-29

Box 6

Grow old along with me... 1996 September 10

Box 6

Grow old along with me... Book review, CAF #3-25732 undated

Box 6

Sandra Martz & Fran Garvin, KBPS radio, Portland, OR. 1993 February 02

Box 6

6-68A 2B Literary Publishing: How small presses can compete. undated

Box 6

Alison McGhee, Rainlight 1998 March 09

Box 7

Jennie Joseph undated

Box 7

Jennie Joseph 1994 February 14

Box 7

Tape #3 Jennie Joseph undated

Box 7

45min oneside w/ Paula Schroeder, Judy Luder, Susan Hauser SCA MPR 1996 November 20

Box 7

Jenny/Sandy - OPB Golden Hours, Portland 1994 February 14

Box 7

Hauser: Commentaries - Susan Carol Hauser, MPR/NPR undated

Box 7

Valentine Commentary - Susan Carol Hauser, MPR/NPR undated

Box 7

Valentine Commentary - Susan Carol Hauser, MPR/NPR undated

Box 7

Valentine Commentary - Susan Carol Hauser, MPR/NPR undated

Box 7

Barbara Rose Shuler/Mathew Callahan & Sandra Martz, Discovery 2015 July

Box 7

6-68 B 2B Literary Publishing: How Small Presses can Compete undated

Box 7

6-68 B 2B Literary Publishing: How Small Presses can Compete undated

Box 7

6-68 A 2B Literary Publishing: How Small Presses can Compete undated

Box 7

Sunday Book & Author Breakfasts Colin Powell, Dorothy Allison, Studs Terkel, Hillary Rodham Clinton 301-72 1995 June

Box 7

Sunday Book & Author Breakfasts Colin Powell, Dorothy Allison, Studs Terkel, Hillary Rodham Clinton 301-72 1995 June

Box 7

Judith Rosenberg on Studio Tulsa 1995 November 15

Box 7

"Straight Talk" 1993 May 28

Box 7

A Side Shirley Meister WFI/FM-90 Indianapolis; Mari Ann Coil "Standing Room Only" 1993 June 19

Box 7

Jan Shirchild 1991 March 4

Box 7

Stunt Mama Selections for Michelle undated

Box 7

Jean Feraca, 11/3/93 - Caretaking of Elderly Family Members - Elaine Starkman Side 2 undated

Box 7

Jean Feraca - Women in Non-Traditional Jobs - Sue Doro 1993 September 03

Box 7

Ric Master undated

Box 7

Ric Master - KGO undated

Box 7

Papier Mache Press, 1998 - Gift Sales Training undated

Box 7

Studs Terkel, Jenny Joseph, Sandra Martz, WFMT 98.7 1993 February 18

Box 7

The Len Tillem Show - KVON, Sandra Martz 1991 March 09

Box 7

Stunt Mama Reading undated

Box 7

Prime Time Radio; Consumer Banking Issues, Learning Music Late in Life Nov 16 1993; Caregiving Nov 9 1993 1993

Box 7

Prime Time Radio; Production of AARP; Jane Bryant Quinn, Sports Psychology 12/2/97; Production of AARP; Victims' Voices Telemarketing Fraud, Home for the Holidays 12/9/97 1997

Box 7

Prime Time Radio; Working as a Temp, Thinking in the Future Tense 8/13/1996; Managed Care, Grow Old Along with Me 8/20/1996 1996

Box 7

Tape 1 - KPFK "Growing up & growing older" Sherry Roberts; Tape 2 - "If I had my life...", reading - Small Press Room, NY, 1993 undated

Box 7

Tape 1 - WOKV AM 690 -So. Economic Conf....Women, 3/29/95 - Rivlin, Martz, Koppel, Beal; Tape 2 - WOKV AM 690 -So. Economic Conf....Women, 3/29/95 - Rivlin, Martz, Koppel, Beal 3/29/95

Box 7

Tape 1 - Jenny Joseph, Sandra Martz - Brookfield Interview; Tape 2 - Jenny Joseph, Friends of Poets readings, NY undated

Box 7

Tape 1 - Sandra Martz & Ellen Kort interview, 3/2/95; Tape 2 - Sandra Martz, WNIU Interview, 6/11 1995

Box 7

Tape 1 - Papier Mache Press - Ric Masters, 4/9/90; Tape 2 - Ric Master 1990 March 09

Box 7

Tape 1 - The Len Tillem Show - 6/15/96 - Sandra Martz, John Tuteur; Tape 2 - The Len Tillem Show - 6/15/96 - Sandra Martz, John Tuteur 1996 August 15

Box 7

Tape 1 - Janice Goldfrank interview; Tape 2 - Tom Pagna show, 3/9/95 1995 March 09

Box 7

Tape 1 - Riverside Review of the Air - Sibyl James, KUCR 7/30/93; Tape 2 - Riverside Review of the Air - Sibyl James, Radio America, 4/28 1993

Box 7

Tape 1 - Thunderbird Bookshop - Sandra Martz 7/18-7/19; Tape 2 - Village Book & Stationary - Don Cole, 3/12/93; Sandra Martz, 3/22/93 1993

 

Publications, Series 2. 1984-2002,

Physical Description: Boxes 1-4

Scope and Contents

This series contains publication correspondence, corrected manuscripts, production materials, publicity, reviews, promotional materials, and archival copies of publications.

Arrangement

The material has been arranged by publication.
Box-folder 1:16

Lesbian Words: A Santa Cruz Anthology, edited by Irene Reti and Sue McCabe

Box-folder 1:17

Lesbian Words II: Photographs and Writings, edited by Irene Reti, Sue McCabe, and Terese Armstrong

Box-folder 1:18-21

The Lesbian in Front of the Classroom: Writings by Lesbian Teachers , edited by Irene Reti and Sarah-Hope Parmeter

Box-folder 1:18

Contributor Correspondence

Box-folder 1:19

Lesbian Teachers

Box-folder 1:20

Unpublished sequel

Box-folder 4:1

Camera-ready copy

Box-folder 1:21

Reviews

Box-folder 1:22-26

To Live with the Weeds, by D.A. Clarke

Box-folder 1:22

Correspondence

Box-folder 4:2

Camera-ready copy

Box-folder 4:3

Printed sheets - complete copy

Box-folder 1:23

Publicity

Box-folder 1:24

Reviews

Box-folder 1:25-26

1st ed. & 2nd ed. archive copies

Box-folder 1:27-33

Messages: Music for Lesbians, by D.A. Clarke

Box-folder 1:27

Lyrics and notes, and production notes.

Box-folder 1:28

Correspondence

Box-folder 1:29-33

Additional writing by D. A. Clarke.

Box-folder 1:29-30

Articles, stories, etc.

Box-folder 1:31

Clippings

Box-folder 1:32

Sinister Wisdom no.35, 38; Lesbian Ethics, v.2:2

Box-folder 1:33

Poetry

Box-folder 1:34

Distribution - Ladyslipper.

Box-folder 1:35

Reviews

Box-folder 6:2

Messages: Music for Lesbians, archive copy of audio cassette.

Box-folder 1:36-39

The World Between Women: An Anthology, edited by Irene Reti, Sarah-Hope Parmeter and Abby Bogomolny

Box-folder 1:36

Cultural Council of Santa Cruz County grant

Box-folder 1:37

Correspondence

Box-folder 1:38

Publicity

Box-folder 1:39

Archive copy

Box-folder 1:40-42

Nauseous in Paradise by Abby Bogomolny

Box-folder 1:40

HerBooks distribution and archive copy

Box-folder 1:41

Abby Lynn Bogomolny Collected Writing

Box-folder 1:42

Abby Bogomolny - misc. publications

Box-folder 1:43

Prepositions, by Linda Hooper, distributed by HerBooks

Box-folder 1:43

Research, distribution, and archive copy

Box-folder 1:44

Between the Lines: An Anthology of Pacific/Asian Lesbians of Santa Cruz, California , edited by Alison Kim, Christy Chung and A.K. Lemeshwsky, distributed by HerBooks.

Box-folder 1:44

Reviews

Box-folder 1:45

Alison Kim - other writings

Box-folder 2:1-2

Lizards/Los Padres, by Bettianne Shoney Sien

Box-folder 4:4

Camera-ready copy

Box-folder 2:1

Reviews

Box-folder 2:2

Archive copy

Box-folder 2:3

Love, Politics and "Rescue" in Lesbian Relationships, by Diana Rabenold

Box-folder 2:4

Past, Present and Future Passions: Poetry by Barbara Ruth, distributed by HerBooks

Box-folder 2:4

Distribution & archive copy

Box-folder 2:5-8

Bubbe Meisehs by Shayneh Maidelehs: An Anthology of Poetry by Jewish Granddaughters about our Grandmothers , edited by Lesléa Newman

Box-folder 2:5

Correspondence

Box-folder 2:6

Production

Box-folder 4:5

Camera-ready copy

Box-folder 2:7

Publicity

Box-folder 2:8

Reviews & archive copy

Box-folder 2:9-10

Love Me Like You Mean It: Poems by Lesléa Newman

Box-folder 2:9

Correspondence

Box-folder 2:10

Reviews & archive copy

Box-folder 2:11-15

Sweet Dark Places: Poems by Lesléa Newman

Box-folder 2:11

Correspondence

Box-folder 2:12

Manuscript

Box-folder 4:6

Camera-ready copy

Box-folder 2:13

Publicity, Reviews, archive copy

Box-folder 2:14-15

Lesléa Newman

Box-folder 2:14

Correspondence

Box-folder 2:15

Biographical Information

Box-folder 2:16-19

Remember the Fire: Lesbian Sadomasochism in a Post-Nazi Holocaust World , an essay by Irene Reti

Box-folder 2:16

Response Letters

Box-folder 2:17

Manuscript, comments by D. A. Clarke

Box-folder 2:18

Production

Box-folder 2:19

Reviews & archive copy

Box-folder 2:20-24

Unleashing Feminism: Critiquing Lesbian Sadomasochism in the Gay Nineties , edited by Irene Reti

Box-folder 2:20

Correspondence

Box-folder 2:21

Response letters

Box-folder 4:7

Camera-ready copy

Box-folder 2:22

Publicity material

Box-folder 2:23

Reviews

Box-folder 2:24

Archive copy

Box-folder 2:25-29

Cats (And Their Dykes): An Anthology, edited by Irene Reti and Bettianne Shoney Sien

Box-folder 2:25

Contributor Correspondence

Box-folder 2:26

Response Letters

Box-folder 2:27

Production

Box-folder 4:8-9

Camera-ready copy

Box-folder 4:8

Pgs. 1-80/81

Box-folder 4:9

Pgs. 82/83 - 158/159

Box-folder 2:28

"Toward a Feminist History of the Cat" by Irene Reti - handwritten draft

Box-folder 2:29

Reviews & archive copy

Box-folder 2:29-33

Childless by Choice: A Feminist Anthology, edited by Irene Reti

Box-folder 2:29

Contributor Correspondence

Box-folder 2:30

Correspondence

Box-folder 2:31

Outreach

Box-folder 2:32

Research

Box-folder 4:10

Camera-ready copy

Box-folder 2:33

Reviews & archive copy

Box-folder 2:34-37

Garden Variety Dykes: Lesbian Traditions in Gardening, edited by Irene Reti and Valerie Chase

Box-folder 2:34

Correspondence

Box-folder 2:35

Manuscripts w/corrections

Box-folder 4:11

Camera-ready copy

Box-folder 2:36

Publicity

Box-folder 2:37

Reviews & archive copy

Box-folder 2:38-46

The Second Coming of Joan of Arc and Other Plays by Carolyn Gage

Box-folder 2:40

Corrected galleys

Box-folder 2:39

Production

Box-folder 2:38

Correspondence

Box-folder 2:41

Publicity

Box-folder 2:42

Reviews & archive copy

Box-folder 6:6

The Second Coming of Joan of Arc, archive copy of audio cassette

Box-folder 2:43-46

Carolyn Gage

Box-folder 2:43

Miscellaneous writing

Box-folder 2:44

Theatre Productions

Box-folder 2:45

"Radical Propositions" - draft

Box-folder 2:46

Other plays - not published in HerBooks collection

Box-folder 3:1-15, 5

A Transported Life: Memories of Kindertransport: The Oral History of Thea Eden , edited by Irene Reti and Valerie Jean Chase

Box-folder 3:1

Correspondence

Box-folder 3:2

Oral history - transcript

Box-folder 3:3

Research

Box-folder 3:4

Production

Box-folder 3:5

Galley proofs

Box-folder 3:6

Photographs

Box-folder 3:7

Publicity

Box-folder 3:8

Donation letters

Box-folder 3:9

Archive copy

Box-folder 3:10-12

Kindertransport

Box-folder 3:10

Research

Box-folder 3:11

Kindertransport Association of America (KTA)- information & newsletter "Kinderlink", 1995-2001

Box-folder 3:12

Reunion of Kindertransport (ROK) -- Great Britain

Box-folder 3:13-14

Jewish Lesbian Daughters of Holocaust Survivors

Box-folder 3:13

Organization information

Box-folder 3:14

Chosen of the Chosen

Box-folder 3:15

Correspondence with women who didn't know they were Jewish until adulthood.

Box 5

A Holocaust Family Album (videotape)

Box-folder 3:16

Shards of Memory & other writing by Irene Reti

Box-folder 3:17-22

The Keeper of Memory: A Memoir, by Irene Reti

Box-folder 3:17

Background research notes

Box-folder 3:18

Draft, with comments by Gloria Anzaldua

Box-folder 3:19

Draft, with comments by Lori Klein

Box-folder 3:20

Draft, with comments by Barbara Wilson

Box-folder 3:21

Draft, with comments by Jeanne Freebody

Box-folder 3:22

Reviews & Archive copy

Box-folder 3:23-25

Women runners : stories of transformation, edited by Irene Reti and Bettianne Shoney Sien

Box-folder 3:23

Manuscript, pt.1

Box-folder 3:24

Manuscript, pt.2

Box-folder 3:25

Promotion

Box-folder 3:26-32

Writers

Box-folder 3:26

Gloris Anzaldua

Box-folder 3:27

Ellen Bass

Box-folder 3:28

Roz Spafford

Box-folder 3:29

Lesbian community of Santa Cruz

Box-folder 3:30

Celeste West

Box-folder 3:31

Irene Zahava

Box-folder 3:32-33

Irene Reti

Box-folder 3:32

Cottages at Hedgebrook Residency

Box-folder 3:33

Norcroft Residency