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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

University of Houston Libraries, Special Collections

Justin Leiber Papers



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Leiber, Justin
Title: Justin Leiber Papers
Abstract: A philosophy professor at the University of Houston and writer, Leiber has produced both scholarly and fiction works dealing with philosophy, psychology, linguistics, and cognitive science. The bulk of the material in this collection is typescript materials of The Sword and the Eye, The Sword and the Tower, Beyond Gravity, Beyond Humanity, and Tit for Tat.
Identification: 1991-001
Quantity: 6 boxes
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries

Biographical Note

Justin Leiber was born in 1938 in Chicago to writers Fritz Leiber, Jr. and Jonquil Stephens Leiber. A philosophy professor at the University of Houston, Leiber has produced both scholarly and fiction works dealing with philosophy, psychology, linguistics, and cognitive science.

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Scope and Contents

The bulk of the material in this collection is typescript materials of The Sword and the Eye, The Sword and the Tower, Beyond Gravity, Beyond Humanity, and Tit for Tat. Correspondence is composed of personal and professional associates of Justin Leiber and includes letters from Noam Chomsky.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research.

Use Restrictions

Special Collections owns the physical items in our collections, but copyright normally belongs to the creator of the materials or their heirs. The researcher has full responsibility for determining copyright status, locating copyright holders, and abiding by current copyright laws when publishing or displaying copies of Special Collections material in print or electronic form. For more information, consult the appropriate librarian.

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Index Terms

Terms are either Library of Congress Subject Headings or taken from local sources.

Subjects(Persons)

Leiber, Justin
Leiber, Fritz, 1910-
Leiber, Jonquil Stephens
Chomsky, Noam

Subjects(Organizations)

University of Houston

Formats

Typescripts
Correspondence
Letters

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Justin Leiber Papers, Courtesy of Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries

Acquisition

These items were donated by Justin Leiber from 1991-1997.

Processed by

K. Fox, December 1997.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 
Box
Box
1 The Sword & The Eye
1st draft
Corrected
Duplicate
Box
2 Prospectus
The Sword & The Tower (corrected)
Box
3 Beyond Gravity (corrected)
Tit for Tat (corrected)
Box
4 Beyond Humanity
1st manuscript draft
Corrected draft
Corrected
Box
5 Correspondence A-Z
Box
6 Beyond rejection
Consciousness and narrative structure
Field manual for close encounters with E.T.I.
How we handle the cougars at University of Houston
Masks
Philosophical Rambler: Like father like son
Philosophical Rambler: Texas
The strange creature
Worlds of Fritz Leiber, Introduction
Kinch, part ?, ch. XXIII-XXIV
Untitled
Unknown notes
Clippings/Articles
Contract
Index Cards
Photographs
Programs/Announcements

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