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Giorgio Agamben papers

Call Number: GEN MSS 1586
Scope and Contents

The Giorgio Agamben papers contain writings, correspondence, and other papers by or relating to the life and works of Italian philosopher Giorgio Agamben.

Language of Materials

Materials in Italian, French, and English.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The Giorgio Agamben Papers is the physical property of the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University. Literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. For further information, consult the appropriate curator.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Giorgio Agamben on the Edwin J. Beinecke Book Fund, 2017.


Organized into nine series: I. Manuscripts of published books, 1970-2015. II. Manuscripts of published articles and essays, 1978-2004. III. Manuscripts of lectures, 1977-2015. IV. Annotated manuscripts of courses and seminars, 1978-2014. V. Manuscripts and notebooks of research and unfinished projects, 1966-2016. VI. Collection of letters to Agamben from correspondents and peers, 1966-2016. VII. Documents on university protests, 1990-2004. VIII. Manuscripts, letters and typescripts by Walter Benjamin, 1910-1939. IX. Writings and other documents about Walter Benjamin, 1928-1996.

1910 - 2016
10.0 Linear Feet (24 boxes)
Related Names
Agamben, Giorgio, 1942-
Language of Materials