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Finding Aid for the Linda Garber papers, 1990-1994
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biography/History
  • Scope and Content
  • Organization and Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms
  • Related Material

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Linda Garber papers
    Date (inclusive): 1990-1994
    Collection number: 1958
    Creator: Garber, Linda.
    Extent: 5 document boxes (2.5 linear ft.)
    Abstract: Linda Garber is an associate professor of Women's and Gender Studies at Santa Clara University. She received her BA from Harvard in English and American Literature in 1987. She also received her teaching credentials in the same year from Harvard. She received her MA from Stanford University in the Modern Thoughts and Literature program in 1990 and completed her PhD in the same department in 1995. She has held positions at both Santa Clara University and California State University Fresno. While the collection has a few items relating to the Lesbian Studies Reader and other academic activities, the majority of the collection covers the publication of the anthology, Tilting the Tower, including collecting, editing, permissions and revisions.
    Language: Finding aid is written in English.
    Language of the Material: Materials are in English.
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Access

    Open for research. STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UC Regents. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Linda Garber, 1996. This collection is part of an outreach and collection-building partnership between the June L. Mazer Lesbian Archives, the UCLA Center for the Study of Women (CSW) and the UCLA Library.

    Processing Note

    Processed by Stacy Wood, 2011.

    Sponsor

    The June L. Mazer Lesbian Archive  at UCLA is an outreach and collection-building partnership between the June L. Mazer Lesbian Archives , the UCLA Center for the Study of Women (CSW)  and the UCLA Library . These collections expand the pool of primary source materials available to researchers and to the community at large. This partnership was initiated by CSW and is funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) to inventory, organize, preserve, and digitize more than eighty Mazer collections pertaining to lesbian and feminist activism and writings.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Linda Garber papers (Collection Number 1958). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

    Biography/History

    Linda Garber is an associate professor of Women's and Gender Studies at Santa Clara University. She received her BA from Harvard in English and American Literature in 1987. She also received her teaching credentials in the same year from Harvard. She received her MA from Stanford University in the Modern Thoughts and Literature program in 1990 and completed her PhD in the same department in 1995. She has held positions at both Santa Clara University and California State University Fresno.
    She has published three books: Identity Poetics: Race, Class, and the Lesbian - Feminist Roots of Queer Theory. New York: Columbia University Press, 2001. Tilting the Tower: Lesbians/Teaching/Queer Subjects. New York: Routledge, 1994. Editor. Lesbian Sources: A Biliography of Periodical Articles, 1970-1990. New York: Garland, 1993.

    Scope and Content

    While the collection has a few items relating to the Lesbian Studies Reader and other academic activities, the majority of the collection covers the publication of the anthology, Tilting the Tower, including collecting, editing, permissions and revisions.

    Organization and Arrangement

    Materials arranged according to subject.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    Garber, Linda --Archives.
    Gay and lesbian studies --Archival resources.

    Related Material

    Records relating to Linda Garber's time at Stanford after completing her Phd are contained in two separate collections, The Stanford University, School of Humanities and Sciences, Innovative Academic Courses, Records 1966-1992 as well as Stanford University, Michelle R. Clayman Institute for Gender Research, Records 1973-2004.