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Finding aid of the David Wong Louie Papers
MS 296  
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Table of contents What's This?
  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: David Wong Louie Papers
    Dates: ca. 1970-1991
    Collection number: MS 296
    Creator: Louie, David Wong
    Collection Size: 6 half cartons
    Repository: University of California, Santa Cruz. University Library. Special Collections and Archives
    Santa Cruz, California 95064
    Abstract: This collection consists of manuscript versions of short stories written by Dabid Wong Louie in the late 1970's and 1980's, many of which were published in Pangs Of Love: Stories.
    Physical location: Stored offsite at NRLF: Advance notice is required for access to the papers.
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

    Access

    Collection open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the University of California. Literary rights are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permission to publish or to reproduce the material, please contact the Head of Special Collections and Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    David Wong Louie Papers. MS 296. Special Collections and Archives, University Library, University of California, Santa Cruz.

    Acquisition Information

    On deposit.

    Biography

    David Wong Louie was born in Rockville Center, New York, in 1954. He attended Vassar College (B.A. 1977) and the University of Iowa (M.F.A. in Creative Writing, 1981). His work has appeared in numerous magazines as well as in The Best American Short Stories 1989. He taught at Vassar College and currently is an Associate Professor in the Department of English at the University of California at Los Angeles.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    This collection consists of manuscript versions of short stories written by Dabid Wong Louie in the late 1970's and 1980's, many of which were published in Pangs Of Love: Stories.
    Series 1: Material from Pangs of Love.
    Series 2: Material from Displacement, [comb-bound manuscript].
    Series 3: Material from and including an untitled bound collection of stories.
    Series 4: Other stories in typescript.

    Arrangement

    This collection is arranged following the order found in the included bound volumes.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Louie, David Wong, 1954- --Archives
    Asain Americans -- Fiction
    American literature -- Asian American authors
    Chinese-Americans -- Fiction