Guides to Avant Writing Collections

Please note that this list does not represent all of the Avant Writing Collections, but merely those finding aids/guides that have been prepared for the web. This conversion project is ongoing, so do check back later for additions.

Reed Altemus Collection
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/altemus.php

John M. Bennett Correspondence Collection
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/JMB171.php

John M. Bennett Publications Collection, 1940-1995
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/JMBcomplete107.php

Peter van Beveren Mail Art Collection (CMS.304)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/vanbeveren.php

Mary Jo Bole Collection (CMS.381)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/bole.php
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/bole.doc (MS Word version) 

Allen Bramhall Collection (CMS.162)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/bramhall.php

Jon Cone Collection
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/cone125.php

The K. S. Ernst Collection (CMS.121)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/ernst.php

The K. S. Ernst Collection, cont. (CMS.155)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/ernst2004.php

Ficus strangulensis (CMS.314)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/ficusstrangulensis.php

The Bob Flanagan Collection (CMS.329)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/bobflanagan-cms329.php

The Scott Helmes Collection (CMS.130)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/helmes.php

The HousePress Collection (CMS.199)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/housepress.php

The Peter Huttinger Collection (CMS.126)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/peterhuttinger-cms126.php

The Impossibilists Collection (CMS.320)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/impossibilists.php

C.M. James Fantome Press Collection (CMS.315)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/james_fantome.php

The Ron Kolm Collection (CMS.305)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/ronkolm-cms305.php

Jim Leftwich Blog Archive (Text Image Poem)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/TextImagePoemArchive.php

Jim Leftwich Papers (CMS.86.1-6)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/leftwich.php

Jim Leftwich Papers, 1993-2002 (CMS.86.7)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/leftwich-1993-2002.php

Jim Leftwich Papers, 2003 (CMS.124)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/leftwich03.php

Scott MacLeod Collection (CMS.102)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/macleod.php

Sheila E. Murphy Poetry Collection (CMS.92)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/murphy.php

The F.A. Nettelbeck Collection (CMS.123)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/nettelbeck.php

The F.A. Nettelbeck Collection (CMS.362)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/nettelbeck2008.doc (web version in progress)

The John Perlman Collection (CMS.135)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/perlman.php

The Bern Porter Collection (CMS.361)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/BernPorter.php

Forrest A. Richey - Ficus strangulensis (CMS.314)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/ficusstrangulensis.php

Marilyn R. Rosenberg Collection (CMS.117)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/rosenberg.php

Thomas L. Taylor Papers (CMS.97)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/thomastaylor.php

Thomas L. Taylor Paper, 2001- (CMS.176)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/thomastaylor-cms176

Peter van Beveren Mail Art Collection (CMS.304)
http://library.osu.edu/finding-aids/rarebooks/vanbeveren.php


Exhibition Catalog and Symposium Photos

2002 Exhibition
http://library.osu.edu/projects/avant-symposium/Avant2.pdf

2002 Symposium Photos
http://library.osu.edu/projects/avant-symposium/

2010 Symposium Highlights
http://library.osu.edu/find/collections/rarebooks/avant-writing/avs-2010/

Visual Poetry in the Avant Writing Collection
http://library.osu.edu/projects/avant-symposium/VisualPoetry.pdf


Other Resources

Avant Writing Collection Links

Lost and Found Times - Complete  Digital Version

Text, Image, Poem Archive
(archived files for blog edited by Jim Leftwich)