'58 Franciscan. [Ruth Witt-Diamants copy of the1958 Yearbook for San Francisco State University]

By: [Mann, Diane, ed.].

Price: $75.00

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209 pp.;4to; white fabricoid with alligator illustration on front cover; black & white photos with commentary & name captions throughout; local advertising. Light soil to covers.

Ruth Witt-Diamant was the founder of the Poetry Center in 1953, and a long time educator in poetics at San Francisco State University. Her ownership name is written in pen on top edge of front endpaper, with a note "see page 23", which is a two page spread featuring the Poetry Center with a photo of her seated in her office along with photos of Center activities showing Charles Olson in front of a classroom, Kenneth Rexroth, Witt- Diamant and others in discussion, and a photo of Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Robert Duncan, possibly Dan Langton and one fellow we cannot identify. Laid in is a Xerox copy of an article on Ruth Witt-Diamant and the founding of the Poetry Center in West View, and an envelope with her written return address in San Francisco.

Title: '58 Franciscan. [Ruth Witt-Diamants copy of the1958 Yearbook for San Francisco State University]

Author Name: [Mann, Diane, ed.].

Categories: Poetry,

Publisher: San Francisco, [San Francisco State University]: 1958

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine condition

lbs: 3.00 lbs

Seller ID: 2082

Keywords: Poetry San Francisco