Collection UQFL600 - Alan Lawson Papers

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Reference code

UQFL600

Title

Alan Lawson Papers

Date(s)

  • 1956-1982 (Creation)

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Collection

Extent and medium

3 boxes.

Context area

Name of creator

(1948-)

Biographical history

Alan Lawson is Emeritus Professor at the School of Communication and Arts at the University of Queensland where he previously held positions including Dean of Postgraduate Students and Director of the Graduate School and Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research and International). As a literary scholar, he has written on Patrick White, Barbara Baynton and Henry Lawson and was a major proponent of Australian Literature as a field of study in the 1970s, where he worked with Laurie Hergenhan to introduce courses on different genres of Australian fiction.

Archival history

Collection previously titled as: Papers, 1956-1982
Collection alternatively titled as: Alan Lawson Collection

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Content and structure area

Scope and content

Research papers relating to Patrick White including correspondence, articles newspaper cuttings of reviews and notes.

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Conditions governing access

Unrestricted access.

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Language of material

  • English

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Uploaded finding aid

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Status

Migrated

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.

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