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Bruce Jorgensen posters of Brigham Young University alumni

 Collection — oversize-folder: 1
Identifier: UA 5707

Scope and Contents

Materials contain two posters advertising for the third and fourth annual Brigham Young University Symposium on the Humanities. Dated in 1979.

Dates

  • 1979

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open to public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Bruce Jorgensen posters of Brigham Young University alumni must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Bruce W. Jorgensen (1944-) was a teacher of Creative Writing at Brigham Young University.

Bruce W. Jorgensen was born on June 2, 1944 in Salina, Utah. He has eight children: three daughters and five sons. In 1969 he recieved his M.A. in English from Brigham Young University. Then in 1978 he recieved his Ph.D. in American literature at Cornell University. He is a writer of poetry and fiction under the name Wayne Jorgensen. He was also a professor of creative writing at Brigham Young University.

In 1993 he recieved the Short Story Award from Utah ARts council for "Who Jane, Who Tarzan". Once again in 1994 he recieved the Association for Mormon letters award for "Who Jane, Who Tarzan". He has also served as President of the Association for Mormon Letters, and has written criticism that has been seminal in shaping Mormon literary tradition.

Extent

1 oversize folder (0.3 linear ft.)

Language

English

Custodial History

Donated by Bruce Jorgensen in November 2014.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Bruce Jorgensen; November 2014.

Appraisal

University records (University Archives Collecting Policy February 2010).

Processing Information

Processed; Erin Owens; December 2014.
Title
Register of Bruce Jorgensen posters of Brigham Young University alumni
Status
Completed
Author
Erin Owens
Date
2014 December 3
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States