Wright, Richard, 1908-1960
- Existence: 1908-09-04 - 1960-11-28
Richard Wright (1908-1960), African-American author.
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
Draft, typescript, of unpublished short story. Inscription on cover: "Unpublished--sent to Constance Webb by Richard Wright."
Autograph letter, signed, to Henri Corbiere. The letter contains answers to questions about Wright's literary life posed by Corbiere. Corbiere's questions are written in his hand at the top of the page.
The records document all aspects of the production and distribution of the little magazine The Tiger's Eye, from its inception in 1947 through the decision to cease publication in 1951. Correspondence, manuscripts, and business records document the creative and editorial process, the enthusiasm of its readership, its subscription base, and the work involved in producing and distributing the issues.