Bruce Jorgensen posters of Brigham Young University alumni
Scope and Contents
Materials contain two posters advertising for the third and fourth annual Brigham Young University Symposium on the Humanities. Dated in 1979.
- Jorgensen, Bruce W. (Bruce Wayne), 1944- (creator, Person)
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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.
1 oversize folder (0.3 linear ft.)
Language of Materials
Donated by Bruce Jorgensen in November 2014.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Bruce Jorgensen; November 2014.
University records (University Archives Collecting Policy, February 2010).
Processed; Erin Owens; December 2014.
- Register of Bruce Jorgensen posters of Brigham Young University alumni
- Erin Owens
- 2014 December 3
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.