Ffeil / File 8/1/2 - Swansea: 1995 City of Literature

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Swansea: 1995 City of Literature


  • 1991-1995 (Creation)

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1 small box

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Material relating to events surrounding Swansea as City of Literature during the 1995 Year of Literature celebrations. Items include proposals regarding events; maps and plans of Swansea city centre; correspondence; notices and printed programmes of events and exhibitions; details relating to Arts Council grants; article by Nigel Jenkins; notes, partly in shorthand, by Nigel Jenkins; poetry; biographical data relating to Nigel Jenkins and other participating poets; and press cuttings.

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Correspondence arranged chronologically.
Press cuttings arranged chronologically as far as possible (some items undated).

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  • English
  • Welsh

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Some folios stained.
Some folios marked by rusty paperclips, since replaced.

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Literary affiliations and associations of Nigel Jenkins: Swansea Writers' and Artists' Group (SWAG)
Published works edited by Nigel Jenkins: Khasia in Gwalia
Workshops of Nigel Jenkins
Correspondence of Peter Meilleur (Peter Meilleur papers)
Miscellaneous material relating to Peter Meilleur (Peter Meilleur papers)

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  • Text: 8/1/2 (Box 48)