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Barbara Johnson papers (Ms.2017.025)

Brown University Library

Box A
Brown University
Providence, RI 02912
Telephone: Manuscripts: 401-863-3723; University Archives: 401-863-2148
Email: Manuscripts: hay@brown.edu; University Archives: archives@brown.edu

Collection Overview

Title: Barbara Johnson papers
Date range: 1971-2009
Creator: Johnson, Barbara, 1947-2009
Extent: 13.25 Linear feet
Abstract: This collection consists of the personal and professional papers of Barbara Johnson, American literary critic and scholar of deconstruction, psychoanalysis, and queer theory. The collection documents Johnson’s personal life, academic career, research, and writing, and is composed of biographical materials, correspondence, syllabi, handwritten notes, research articles, and writing drafts, dating from 1971-2009.
Language of materials: English. Materials are in English and French.
Repository: John Hay Library, University Archives and Manuscripts
Collection number: Ms.2017.025