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Hillary Gravendyk papers, approximately 2001-2012.
BANC MSS 2015/102 carton 1 ; BANC MSS 2015/102 carton 2; BANC MSS 2015/102 carton 3; BANC MSS 2015/102 carton 4; ...
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Hillary Gravendyk papers, approximately 2001-2012


Gravendyk, Hillary, 1979-2014, creator, creator.


Contains Hillary Gravendyk's files spanning her academic and poetry career. Materials include papers submitted for her own undergraduate work in various English courses, teaching materials for courses she taught, thesis materials and notes, college transcripts, applications, poems, articles, submissions, awards, programs, student writings, personal correspondence, etc. Also includes some snapshots of Gravendyk with her husband Benjamin Burrill and others, and some personal memorabilia.


2001 (issued)


Gravendyk, Hillary -- 1979-2014 -- Archives
Gravendyk, Hillary -- 1979-2014 -- Portraits
Gravendyk, Hillary -- 1979-2014 -- Correspondence
Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.) -- Faculty
University of California, Berkeley. -- Department of English -- Faculty
Women poets
Poets, American -- California
Poetry -- Study and teaching
College teachers -- California


Hillary Gravendyk papers, BANC MSS 2015/102, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift of Benjamin W. Burrill; 20141015.
Hillary Gravendyk Burrill was an accomplished poet, scholar, and teacher. She did her undergraduate work at Tulane University and was a graduate student in the department of English at the University of California, Berkeley from 2003 to 2009. While at Berkeley, she studied American poetry and poetics, with interests in disability studies, phenomenological theory, and environmental studies. She won several departmental and university-wide awards at Berkeley for her teaching, poetry, and scholarly essays, and was for two years the co-curator of the department's prestigious Holloway Series in Poetry. In 2009, she moved to Claremont, California with her husband, Benjamin Burrill, to begin work as an assistant professor in the English department at Pomona College. She died May 10, 2014.
In English.


Poems-California-20th century.
Faculty papers.

Physical Description:

5.6 (4 2




BANC MSS 2015/102 carton 1
BANC MSS 2015/102 carton 2
BANC MSS 2015/102 carton 3
BANC MSS 2015/102 carton 4
BANC MSS 2015/102 box 1
BANC MSS 2015/102 box 2