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Writers on Writing

Identifier: BC13-57

Collection Scope and Content Summary

This collection contains materials that document the history of Barnard College's Writers on Writing workshops. Included in the collection are two copies of a pamphlet about the Writers on Writing workshops that took place at Barnard over the summer of 1992. The pamphlets note famous guests and faculty--such as Sharon Olds, Anna Quindlen, Joyce Carol Oates, and Adrienne Rich--who have been involved with Writers on Writing workshops.


  • Creation: 1992 - 1992


This collection has no restrictions.

Reproduction Restrictions

Photocopies or scans may be made for research purposes.

Publication Rights

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


0.01 Linear Feet (1 folder)




This collection consists of materials from the Barnard College Writers on Writing workshops.

Collection Arrangement

The collection is comprised of two copies of the same mailing pamphlet.

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.


Additions are expected.

Processing History

This collection was written and processed by Amy Lau in October 2015.

Descriptive Rules Used: Finding aid adheres to that prescribed by Describing Archives: A Content Standard.

Encoding: Machine readable finding aid encoded in EAD 2002.

Guide to the Writers on Writing Collection
Amy Lau
© 2015
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Repository Details

Part of the Barnard Archives and Special Collections Repository

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