Finding Aid to the Zyzzyva Records, 1984-2007

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The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid to the Zyzzyva Records, 1984-2007

Collection Number: BANC MSS 2007/208

The Bancroft Library



University of California, Berkeley

Berkeley, California
Finding Aid Written By:
Bancroft Library staff
Date Completed:
April 2008
© 2008 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Collection Title: Zyzzyva records
Date (inclusive): 1984-2007
Collection Number: BANC MSS 2007/208
Creators : Zyzzyva
Extent: Number of containers: 6 Linear feet: 7.5
Repository: The Bancroft Library
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, California, 94720-6000
Phone: (510) 642-6481
Fax: (510) 642-7589
Email: bancref@library.berkeley.edu
URL: http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/
Abstract: Zyzzyva records, 1984-2007, contain correspondence, meeting minutes, mailing lists, budgets, and promotional and advertisement materials. The collection also includes manuscripts and galleys. Papers are arranged as received.
Languages Represented: Collection materials are in English
Physical Location: Many of the Bancroft Library collections are stored offsite and advance notice may be required for use. For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Information for Researchers

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 94720-6000. Consent is given on behalf of The Bancroft Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner. See: http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/reference/permissions.html. 
Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Zyzzyva Records, BANC MSS 2007/208, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Alternate Forms Available

There are no alternate forms of this collection.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Zyzzyva--Archives
Authors, American--Pacific Coast (U.S.)
American literature--Pacific Coast (U.S.)
Art, American--Pacific Coast (U.S.)
Periodicals--Publishing--California--San Francisco
Manuscripts for publication.
Junker, Howard

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information

The Zyzzyva Records were purchased by The Bancroft Library by on August 3, 2007.

Accruals

No additions are expected.

System of Arrangement

Arranged to the container level.

Processing Information

Processed by the Bancroft Library staff in 2008.

Biographical Information

Zyzzyva, the last word: west coast writers and artists is a literary journal containing short stories, poems, drawings, and photographs. The journal was founded in San Francisco in 1985 and continues to be produced by founding editor Howard Junker.

Scope and Content of Collection

Zyzzyva records, 1984-2007, contain correspondence, meeting minutes, mailing lists, budgets, and promotional and advertisement materials. The collection also includes manuscripts and galleys. Papers are arranged as received.

Container List

Carton 1, Folder 1-30

Correspondence, meeting minutes, and reports 1984-2006

Carton 2, Folder 1-29

Correspondence 1993-2007

Carton 3, Folder 1-16

Mailing Lists 1997-2005

Carton 3, Folder 17

Index 1988

Carton 3, Folder 18-20

AutoBioDiversity 2004-2005

Carton 3, Folder 21-22

Advertisements 1992, 1996

Carton 3, Folder 23-27

Actors Read Stories Short ca. 1990-1992

Carton 3, Folder 28

Changes in Blue lines 2001

Carton 3, Folder 29

Lucky Break Biographies 1999

Carton 3, Folder 30

Lucky Break 2004

Carton 3, Folder 31

Rathon, A.J., Want 2000

Carton 3, Folder 32

Bertman, Stand Up Tragedian 2001

Carton 3, Folder 33

Scattergood, The Grammar of Nails 2001

Carton 3, Folder 34

Grammar of Nails, Hardcopy 2001

Carton 3, Folder 35

Amazing Women Series 2002

Carton 3, Folder 36-38

Galleys 2004-2005

Carton 3, Folder 39

Council of Literary Magazines and Presses

Carton 4, Folder 1-19

Manuscripts 1985-1995

Carton 5, Folder 1-14

Manuscripts 1996-1998

Carton 6, Folder 1-20

Manuscripts and Galleys 1999-2005