Papers of Lindsay Hill, American poet and editor. The bulk of the materials date from 1968 to 2001. Included is correspondence
with friends and colleagues; original typescripts and manuscripts of Hill’s poetry and prose; business material related to
Hill’s production company, Spoken Engine Co.; original submissions, correspondence, and business materials related to the
Facture; and photographs of Lindsay Hill. The collection is arranged in seven series: 1) CORRESPONDENCE, 2) WRITINGS, 3) EDITORIAL
WORK, 4) SPOKEN ENGINE CO., 5)
FACTURE, 6) CONFERENCES, and 7) IMAGES AND RECORDINGS.
Lindsay Hill was born in 1952 in San Francisco, California. While attending Bard College his first book of poetry,
Avelaval, was published. After graduating from Bard in 1975, Hill continued writing and publishing while working as an investment
banker. In 1995 he retired from finance to pursue poetry full-time.
4.8 Linear feet
12 archives boxes, 2 oversize folders
Publication rights are held by the creator of the collection.