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Association for Mormon Letters

 Organization

Dates

  • Existence: 1976-

Biography

The Association for Mormon Letters is a non-profit founded in 1976 to promote high quality writing by and about Latter-day Saints.

The Association for Mormon Letters is a non-profit founded in 1976 by volunteers in order to promote high quality writing by and about Latter-day Saints, including literature, film, and drama. The organization also aimed to foster relationships between scholars and creative writers of Latter-day Saint literature. The association holds an annual conference and has published the journal "Irreantum" since 1999.

Citation:
found: AML-list homepage, 1996:title screen (Association for Mormon Letters)

found: Mormon literature web site, 1996:title screen (Association for Mormon Letters)

found: Annual of the Association for Mormon Letters, 2002:title page (Association for Mormon Letters; Provo, Utah) cover (AML annual 2002)

found: Association for Mormon Letters, website viewed May 15, 2019(The Association for Mormon Letters (AML) is a nonprofit founded in 1976 to “foster scholarly and creative work in Mormon letters and to promote fellowship among scholars and writers of Mormon literature;” other organization mottos have included the promotion of quality writing “by, for, and about Mormons” and promoting the “production and study of Mormon literature;” the association holds an annual conference in the spring; the AML has published the literary journal Irreantum since 1999 and the literature blog Dawning of a Brighter Day since 2009) - http://associationmormonletters.org/blog/about/

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Association for Mormon Letters corporate records, 1981-2003

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2205 Series 1
Scope and Contents

Corporate records of The Association for Mormon Letters, dated 1981-2003. Includes tax forms, membership mailing lists, correspondence, minutes and other board records, press releases, logos, clippings, announcements, and the records kept by John Bennion during his term as president.

Dates: 1981-2003

Association for Mormon Letters newsletter and annual program production materials, 1979-2014

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2205 Series 2
Scope and Contents

Materials on newsletters and The Association for Mormon Letters' annual meeting. Includes letters and email printouts, schedules, promotional materials, copies of newsletters, event planning files, minutes, mailing lists, annual papers, financial records, award files, and other documents. Materials dated 1979-2014.

Dates: 1979-2014

Association for Mormon Letters records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2205
Scope and Contents

Contains the corporate records of The Association for Mormon Letters, including financial records, meeting minutes, correspondence, membership lists, newsletters, conference papers and conference planning materials, emails and listserve printouts, and promotional materials. Includes records kept by John Bennion during his term as president. Materials dated 1979 to 2014.

Dates: 1979-2014

Maureen Ursenbach Beecher papers on organizations and committees, 1973-1996

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1979 Series 5
Scope and Contents Contains records from eecher's involvement with various organizations. Records from the Charles Redd Center include information on her position on the Advisory Council, manuscripts, correspondence regarding seminars and grant fellowships, annual reports, budget projections, and research grants. Also includes files relating to the Dialogue independenct Mormon magazine, including article proposals, pamphlets, board meeting minutes, correspondence, status reports, and lists of book reviews....
Dates: 1973-1996

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Type
Archival Object 3
Collection 1
 
Subject
Latter Day Saint authors 3
Literature -- Latter Day Saint authors 3
Minutes (Records) 3
Newsletters 3
Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences 2