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Christina Askounis Papers, 1990-1993

Summary Information
Title: Christina Askounis papers
Dates: 1990-1993
Creator: Askounis, Christina
Extent: 2 boxes (2.0 cubic feet)
Language: Collection material in English
Collection Number: CLRC-1196
Abstract:
The Christina Askounis Papers contain written production material from The Dream of the Stone published in 1993, including numerous corrected typescripts, page proofs, galley proofs and correspondence.

Repository: University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Gift of Christina Askounis, 1994.

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for researchers with no restrictions. Registration with the collection is required. Items in this collection do not circulate and may be used in-house only. Materials will be retrieved from and returned to storage areas by staff members.

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for researchers with no restrictions. Registration with the collection is required.

Copyright:

Please contact staff regarding copyright status of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under fair use provisions of the copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code).

Copyright:

This collection is protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials.

Preferred Citation:

Christina Askounis papers, Children's Literature Research Collection, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis.


Biographical Note

Christina Askounis earned her B.A. degree from Mary Washington College, University of Virginia (1968) and M.A. from Johns Hopkins University Writing Seminars (1969). She has written for newspapers, film and television; composes poetry and short stories, and has completed one novel for young adults, The Dream of the Stone (1993). She is currently a lecturer in English at Duke University.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The papers contain written production material from The Dream of the Stone . Materials include numerous corrected typescripts, page proofs, galley proofs and correspondence. Many of the typescripts are bound by draft.

Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
The Dream of the Stone, 1993 
Box 1
Corrected Galley Proof 1993  Box 1, Folder 1-2
 
Revised Typescript August 1991 ( 1 volume)  Box 1
 
Draft with Rejections 1990 ( 1 volume)  Box 1
 
Revised Corrected Typescript 1989  Box 1
 
First and Second Revised Typescripts with Comments August 1991 ( 2 volumes)  Box 1
 
Second Revised Typescript August 1991 ( 1 volume)  Box 1
Box 2
Revised Typescript 1993 Box 2, Folder 1-3
 
Photocopy of Book undated  Box 2, Folder 4
 
Corrected Page Proof 1993  Box 2, Folder 5-7
 
Revised Typescript March 1992 ( 1 volume)  Box 2
 
Revised Typescript April 1992 ( 1 volume)  Box 2