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Eileen Cowin papers, 1961-2015

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Series 3: Writings, 1963-2014
1.6 linear feet
Boxes 4-6

Writings include 4 notebooks from graduate school and universities where Cowin taught, numerous annotated appointment calendars and wall calendars, lecture drafts and notes, artists statements, a graduate thesis, drafts of essays, drafts of a fictionalized “interview” for a project, 2 exhibition guest registers, and a few writings by others. There are 3 sound cassettes and 2 sound discs (CD), primarily of lectures. One of the sound discs of a lecture at Pasadena City College also includes an interview with Cowin.
The material in this series are grouped by document type, then arranged chronologically within each grouping. Writings by others are grouped together at the end of the series and arranged alphabetically by the writer's last name.
DescriptionContainer
Illinois Institute of Design Graduate School Notebook, 1968-1970
4
16
Franconia College Notebook, 1971-1974
4
17
Franconia College and California State Fullerton Notebook, 1975-1976
4
18
California State University Fullerton Notebook, circa 1975
4
19
Annotated Appointment Calendars, 1963-1966
5
1
Annotated Appointment Calendars, 1995
5
2
Annotated Appointment Calendars, 1996-1997
5
3
Annotated Appointment Calendars, 1997-circa 1998
5
4
Annotated Appointment Calendars, 1999-2004
5
5
Annotated Appointment Calendar, 2009
5
6
Annotated Wall Calendars, 2009-2014
5
7
Carbondale Lecture, 1985
5
8
"The Facts Never Speak for Themselves" Lecture, 1987
5
9
Vienna Lecture, 1992
5
10
Lecture About Artwork, 1995
5
11
Hammer Museum Lecture, circa 1997
5
12
Syracuse and Rochester Lectures, 1997-1998
5
13
University of Rochester Lecture, 1998
Includes 1 sound cassette.
5
14
California State University Long Beach Lecture, 1998
5
15
Getty Lecture about Walker Evans, 2001
5
16
Getty Lecture About Lee Miller, 2003
Includes 1 sound cassette.
5
17
Lecture About Artwork, 2008
5
18
Pasadena City College Residency Lecture, 2009
Includes 2 sound discs (CD), one of which also includes an interview with Eileen Cowin.
5
19
Getty Lecture About Ray Metzger, 2012
5
20
Lecture Drafts and Notes, circa 1968-circa 1980
5
21
Lecture Drafts and Notes, circa 1985-circa 1990
5
22
Lecture Drafts and Notes, 1990-circa 1995
5
23
Illinois Institute of Design Graduate Thesis, 1970
6
1
Artist Statements, circa 1975-1979
6
2
Artist Statements, circa 1990-2012
6
3
Object, Illusion, Reality
Exhibition Catalog Essay Draft, 1979
6
4
Drafts of Fictional "Interview with Harry Turk" Transcript, 1981
Includes 1 sound cassette.
6
5-6
Orange County Museum of Art Panel Notes, 2010
6
7
Lectures by Carl Chiarenza, 1988-2001
6
8
Writings by Mark Alice Durant, 1996-circa 2001
6
9
Essay Draft by Mark Johnstone, circa 1987
6
10
Lecture by Joyce Neimanas, 1998
6
11
Lecture by Anne W. Tucker, 1999
6
12
Writings by Others About Eileen Cowin's Artwork, circa 2004
6
13
Light Gallery Exhibition Guest Register, 1976
6
14
Armory Center Mid-Career Survey Exhibition Guest Register, 2000
6
15

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