File AB/5 - Letters from Gwyneth Lewis

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Letters from Gwyneth Lewis


  • 1981-1985 (Creation)

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1 bundle.

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Manuscript drafts and photocopies of letters written by Gwyneth Lewis, mostly while she was in the United States, to family, friends, literary associates and universities concerning personal, social, literary and academic matters, especially her life and work at Harvard and in New York, and questions of fabrication in literature and in Welsh culture.

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Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to abide by the conditions set out in information provided when applying for their Readers' Tickets, whereby the reader shall become responsible for compliance with the Data Protection Act 2018 and the General Data Protection Regulation 2018 in relation to any processing by them of personal data obtained from modern records held at the Library.

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  • English
  • Welsh

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English and Welsh

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Letters to Gwyneth Lewis relating to some of the letters in this file are in AB/4, and a file of papers relating to her work in the United States, which was originally associated with this file, is AA2/2.

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Labelled by Gwyneth Lewis as 'Letters U.S.'.

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  • Text: Gwyneth Lewis Papers AB/5 (Box 8)