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Identifier: BC12-17

Collection Scope and Contents

Emanon was a literary magazine, published and edited by Barnard students. The magazine contains poetry, prose, and visual art. Emanon accepted submissions from Barnard and Columbia students and alumni, as well as members of the Morningside Heights community. Notable works in the magazine include poems by Ntozake Shange (nee Paulette Williams) and New York State author Mary Gordon.


  • 1969 - 1973


This collection has no restrictions.

Publication Rights

Permission to publish material from the collection must be requested from the Barnard Archives and Special Collections. The Barnard Archives and Special Collections approves permission to publish that which it physically owns; the responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Reproductions Restrictions

Photocopies or scans may be made for research purposes.


0.15 Linear Feet (2 folders)


This collection consists of the student-published literary magazine, Emanon.

Collection Arrangement

Items are arranged chronologically across two folders.

Physical Location

This collection is located in the Barnard Archives and Special Collections, Barnard Library. To use this collection, please contact the Barnard Archives and Special Collections at 212.854.4079 or

Acquisition Information

The acquisition date and source is unknown.


No additions are expected.

Processing History

This collection was processed by Marcia Bassett, Maggie Astor BC’11, and Caitlin Hamrin BC’12. Finding aid written by Caitlin Hamrin and Maggie Astor in June 2010. The finding aid was updated by Dinah Handel, December 2014.
Guide to Emanon
Dinah Handel
© 2014
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Barnard Archives and Special Collections Repository

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