This collection documents Julia Willis’ career as a writer of books, plays, poetry, comedic writings, short stories, and newspaper
columns. The bulk of the material dates from the 1990s and includes manuscripts, drafts, correspondence, scripts, notes, press
material, photocopies of awards and recognitions, reviews, clippings, program and other papers.
Julia Willis was born August 21, 1949, in Charlotte, North Carolina, daughter of William Clem and Carolyn Willis. She earned
her bachelor's degree from the University of North Carolina, Charlotte, in 1973. She began her career as an associate editor
for Red Clay Books in 1974.
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