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Christian McEwen interview with Grace Paley

 Collection — Box: SSC Shared 4
Identifier: SSC-MS-00816

Content Description

Printed transcript of interview with Grace Paley, conducted by Christian McEwen on May 4, 2011 (15 pages). Christian McEwan's notes on Paley after her death, titled "GRACE NOTES" (2 pages). 1 audiocassette labeled Grace Paley.

Dates of Materials

  • 2001-05-04

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for use without restriction beyond the standard terms and conditions of Smith College Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

To the extent that they owns copyright, Christian McEwen has licensed their materials to be freely used, so long as the user attributes materials' original authorship to them. This agreement is governed by a CC-BY (Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International) license. Copyright in other items in this collection may be held by their respective creators. For reproductions of materials that are governed by fair use as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission to cite or publish is required. For instances which may regard materials in the collection not created by McEwen, researchers are responsible for determining who may hold materials' copyrights and obtaining approval from them. Researchers do not need anything further from Smith College Special Collections to move forward with their use.

Biographical / Historical

Christian McEwen is an author, editor, and educator of poetry and creative writing. Currently residing in Williamsburg, Massachusetts, McEwen continues to publish, teach, and lead workshops.

She interviewed Grace Paley twice (1992 and 2001) for the publisher, Teachers & Writers Collaborative. The interview discussed Paley’s experience and approach for teaching fiction writing and story-telling.

Citation: Christian McEwen, Biography, https://www.christianmcewen.com/about-2/#biography

Extent

0.1 linear feet (1 legal folder)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

Christian McEwen is an author, editor, and educator of poetry and creative writing. This collection includes a printed transcript of interview with Grace Paley, conducted by Christian McEwen on May 4, 2011 (15 pages).

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

As a preservation measure, researchers must use digital copies of audiovisual materials in this collection. Please consult with Special Collections staff or email specialcollections@smith.edu to request the creation of and access to digital copies.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Christian McEwen in 2009.

Processing Information

The Christian McEwen interview with Grace Paley was accessioned by Althea Topek in 2020.

Source

Creator

Title
Finding aid to Christian McEwen interview with Grace Paley
Author
Althea Topek
Date
2020-10-13
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Sophia Smith Collection of Women's History Repository

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