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Barth, John, 1930-



  • Existence: 1930-

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Johns Hopkins University oral history collection

Identifier: MS-0404

This is an artificially assembled collection of oral histories recorded with administration, faculty, staff, alumni, students, and other Johns Hopkins University affiliates, 1999-2004 and 2014-present. The early oral history interviews were faciliated by Mame Warren starting 1999, and as of 2014 by Hopkins Retrospective.

Dates: 1999 - 2023

Matheson collection of John Barth materials

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0314

John Simmons Barth (born 1930) is an American writer, best known for his postmodernist and metafictional fiction. This collection is formed by two printed items dating from 1973 and 1980.

Dates: 1973, 1980

Stephen Dixon papers

Identifier: MS-0236

This collection primarily documents the career of author Stephen Dixon and spans from approximately 1950 to 2019. Dixon was born in 1936 in New York City. He taught fiction writing in the Writing Seminars at The Johns Hopkins University and is the author of several novels and short stories.

Dates: approximately 1950-2019

Steven Gold recording of a John Barth reading

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31151034383301]
Identifier: MS-0982
Scope and Contents An audio recording by Steven Gold of a John Barth reading in the late 1960s at the University of Michigan Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre. The tape is undated, but the reading took place around the time of the publication of Lost in the Funhouse (1968), which comprised a good portion of the talk. The audio was originally recorded on 7 inch reel to reel tape. The original box is housed alongside the tape. The recording is a restored version of the reading. Popular...
Dates: late 1960s

The John Barth collection

Identifier: MS-0499

The collection includes the papers of John Barth (born 1930), American novelist and short-story writer, who is best-known for his contributions to postmodern literature. The collection spans the years 1930 to 2014 and consists of manuscripts, typescripts, and galley proofs of Barth’s writings; correspondence; reviews; and other professional papers.

Dates: 1930 - 2014

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Archival Object 1
Authors, American 3
College teachers 3
United States 2
audiocassettes 2
letters (correspondence) 2