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Lynn Manning papers, 1992-2015.
BANC MSS 2016/248 box 1; BANC DIG 2016.019; BANC MSS 2016/248
Collection Overview

Title:

Lynn Manning papers, 1992-2015

Creator/Contributor:

Manning, Lynn, 1955-2015, creator, creator.

Abstract:

Contains biographical information, programs, one typescript screenplay titled "Shoot!", one typescript play titled "Object Lesson, one copy of "Out of Sight Out of...5 Blind Poets" featuring one of Lynn Manning's poems, promotional materials for "Available Light", a theatrical production that featured Manning's play, Shoot!, and various ephemera from other performances. Also includes two photocopies of photographs of Manning, one showing him standing with President Barack Obama.

Date:

1992 (issued)

Subject:

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Manning, Lynn -- 1955-2015 -- Archives
Manning, Lynn -- 1955-2015 -- Portraits
Poets, Black -- California -- Los Angeles
Poets, Black -- United States
African American dramatists -- California -- Los Angeles
African American dramatists -- United States
Blind poets -- California -- Los Angeles
Blind poets -- United States
Poets, American -- California -- Los Angeles
Artists with disabilities -- California
Blind artists -- Drama
Dramatists

Note:

Digital materials: UNARRANGED COLLECTION. UNAVAILABLE FOR USE. Inquiries regarding these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Notice of Interest in Unprocessed Collections form.
Lynn Manning papers, BANC MSS 2016/248, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift of Dorothy Raybon; 2016.
Digital materials transferred to the Digital Collections of the Bancroft Library.
Sound recordings transferred to the Audio-Visual Collections of the Bancroft Library.
Lynn Manning (April 30, 1955-August 3, 2015) was an award winning African American playwright, poet and actor from Los Angeles, known for his autobiographical work that explores the complexities of life as a blind man.
In English.

Type:

Manuscripts for publication.
Film scripts.
Plays.
Poems.

Physical Description:

0.2 (1
2

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/libraries/bancroft-library/unprocessed-collections-form
BANC MSS 2016/248 box 1
BANC DIG 2016.019
BANC MSS 2016/248

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

Digital materials: UNARRANGED COLLECTION. UNAVAILABLE FOR USE. Inquiries regarding these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Notice of Interest in Unprocessed Collections form.

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