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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Sketch

Scope and Contents

Organization

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Panel Proofs

Supporting Material

Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Barry Lopez:

An Inventory of The Working Life of A Writer, Traveling Exhibit Collection, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Lopez, Barry Holstun, 1945-
Title: Barry Lopez: The Working Life of a Writer, Traveling Exhibit Collection,
Dates: 2004 and undated
Abstract: Proofs of exhibit panels and supporting material for a traveling exhibit.
Collection # R32.1
Quantity: 1 folder (.25 feet)
Language English.
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

Barry Lopez is an essayist, author, and short story writer. His books include Arctic Dreams, for which he received the National Book Award, and Of Wolves and Men, a National Book Award finalist, as well as several collections of short stories and two collections of essays. He has received fellowships from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the John Burroughs Society, the Orion Society, and other institutions. In his nonfiction, Mr. Lopez writes often about the relationship between physical landscape and human culture. In his fiction, he frequently addresses issues of intimacy, ethics, and identity. His work has been widely anthologized and translated into thirteen languages. He travels widely and has collaborated with a number of artists on a variety of projects in theater, music, and the fine arts. Since 2003 he has been Visiting University Scholar at Texas Tech University. He lives on the McKenzie River in rural western Oregon.

A list of his publications includes:

  • Lopez, Barry, ed. Home Ground: Language for an American Landscape. San Antonio: Trinity UP, 2010.
  • Lopez, Barry. Resistance. New York: Knopf, 2004.
  • Lopez, Barry. Vintage Lopez. New York: Vintage, 2004.
  • Lopez, Barry. Light Action in the Caribbean. New York: Knopf, 2000.
  • Lopez, Barry. About This Life. New York: Knopf, 1998.
  • Lopez, Barry. Apológia. Athens: U of Georgia P, 1998.
  • Lopez, Barry. Lessons from the Wolverine. Athens: U of Georgia P, 1997.
  • Lopez, Barry. Field Notes. New York: Knopf, 1994.
  • Lopez, Barry. The Rediscovery of North America. Lexington, UP of Kentucky, 1990.
  • Lopez, Barry. Crow and Weasel. Berkeley: North Point, 1990.
  • Lopez, Barry. Crossing Open Ground. New York: Scribner, 1988.
  • Lopez, Barry. Arctic Dreams. New York: Scribner, 1986.
  • Lopez, Barry. Winter Count. New York: Scribner, 1981.
  • Lopez, Barry. River Notes. Kansas City, MO: Andrews & McMeel, 1979.
  • Lopez, Barry. Of Wolves and Men. New York: Scribner, 1978.
  • Lopez, Barry. Giving Birth to Thunder. Kansas City, MO: Andrews & McMeel, 1978.
  • Lopez, Barry. Desert Notes. Kansas City, MO: Andrews & McMeel, 1976.

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Scope and Contents

The collection is in good condition.

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Organization

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research. Copyright is retained by the authors of items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by U.S. copyright law.

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Index Terms

The subject headings used by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library are derived from the Library of Congress and/or locally developed.
Subjects (Persons)
Lopez, Barry Holstun, 1943-
Lopez, Barry Holstun, 1943- -- Exhibitions.
Lopez, Barry Holstun, 1943- -- Study and teaching.

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Related Material

For related materials located in the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, see the following collections:

  • Rick Bass Papers, 1959-2002 and undated
  • Rick Bass Papers, 1986-1997 and undated
  • Max Crawford Papers, 1960-2000 and undated
  • David James Duncan Papers, 1959-2002 and undated
  • David James Duncan Artifact Collection
  • David James Duncan Oversize Items, 1959-2002 and undated
  • Gretel Ehrlich Papers, 1923-2005 and undated
  • Edward Hoagland Papers, 1953-2007 and undated
  • William Kittredge Papers, 1954-2000 and undated
  • William Kittredge Papers, 1919-2007 and undated
  • Barry Lopez Papers, 1964-2001 and undated
  • Barry Lopez Speaking Engagement Papers, 1971-1999 and undated
  • Barry Lopez Photograph Collection: Apológia, 1977
  • Barry Lopez Audio-Visual Collection, 1964-2001 and undated
  • Barry Lopez Photograph Collection, 1964-2001 and undated
  • Barry Lopez Request for Book Jacket Blurbs, 2003-2004 and undated
  • Walter McDonald Papers, 1945-2003 and undated
  • Bill McKibben Papers, 1971-2001 and undated
  • Doug Peacock Papers, 1950-2000 and undated
  • David Quammen Papers, 1956-1999 and undated
  • Pattiann Rogers Papers, 1960-1999 and undated
  • Pattiann Rogers Papers, 1977-2000
  • Annick Smith Papers, 1940-2000 and undated
  • Sandra Scofield Papers, 1958-2005 and undated

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Barry Lopez: The Working Life of a Writer, Traveling Exhibit, 2004 and undated, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Collection accession #(s):
2011-0154-A

Purchase, 2000

Processed by

Diane Warner, Sept. 2011.

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Collection Inventory

 

Panel Proofs

item folder
1 1 Intro panel, Oct. 15, 2004
2 Portrait panel, Oct. 15, 2004
3 Book timeline, Oct. 15, 2004
4 Untitled, [images of map, money, and magazines], Dec. 1, 2004
5 Research panel, Oct. 15, 2004
6 Research panel, Oct. 15, 2004
7 Inspiration panel, Oct. 15, 2004
8 Travel panel, Oct. 15, 2004
9 Rewrite panel, Oct. 15, 2004
10 Wolves panel 2, Oct. 15, 2004
11 Wolves panel 1, Oct. 15, 2004
12 Collaboration 1, Oct. 15, 2004
13 Collaboration 2, Oct. 15, 2004
14 Collaboration 5, Oct. 15, 2004
15 Collaboration 4, Oct. 15, 2004
16 Collaboration 3, Oct. 15, 2004
17 River Notes panel, Oct. 15, 2004
18 Magazine panel, Oct. 15, 2004
19 Impact panel 2, Oct. 15, 2004
20 Impact panel, Oct. 15, 2004
21 Mentoring panel, Oct. 15, 2004
22 Impact panel 1, Oct. 15, 2004
23 Signing promo, Oct. 15, 2004
24 [End] panel, Oct. 15, 2004

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Supporting Material

item folder
1 25 Pamphlet, “A voice” by Barry Lopez, 13 p., undated
26 Flyer, Barry Lopez, 4 p., 2004
27 Study questions, Monterey High School, 6 p., undated

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