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Snyder, Gary S. (1930- ). Papers.

Collection Number: D-050

The Gary Snyder Papers contain his manuscripts and published works, correspondence, recordings, and subject files. Manuscripts and publications by other authors, serials, ephemera, and memorabilia are also found in the collection.

286.9 linear feet


Poet, essayist, translator, Zen Buddhist, environmentalist, and teacher, Gary Snyder is considered one of the most significant environmental writers of the twentieth century and a central figure in environmental activism.

Inclusive Dates

1910-2003, 1945-2002 (bulk)


Language and Literature

Additional Collection Information

Finding Aid on the Online Archive of California
Blog post about the collection


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