Alfonso Paso papers

Alfonso Paso papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Unknown
Title: Alfonso Paso papers
Dates: 1960-1967
Quantity: 2.4 Linear feet 2 cartons, 1 document box
Coll. Number: ms3220

Biographical/Historical Note

Alfonoso Paso (1926-1978) was a Spanish playwright. His first comedy came in 1947, but he became more conservative as theater did in the 1950s and 1960s. His 1963 play "El canto de la Cigarra" was shown on Broadway, it was the first Spanish authored play to be on Broadway. In the 1970s, he experimented with journalism.


Scope and Content Note

The collection contains listings of monthly periodicals in Spanish from a clipping service in Spain entitled "The News." Clippings relate to Paso and productions of his plays and range from 1960-1967. All clippings file envelopes are addressed to John C. Dowling, who was installed as the Chairman of the Department of Spain and Portugal at Indiana University and was a professor of foreign languages in Texas. Also included is a pamphlet of biographical information.


Index Terms

Clippings (information artifacts)
Dowling, John
Paso, Alphonso
Slides (Photography).
Theater--Spain.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Alfonso Paso papers, ms3220, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, the University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
CartonFolder
111960 July
 
21960 August
 
31960 September
 
41960 October
 
51960 November
 
61960 December
 
71961 January
 
81961 February
 
91961 March
 
101961 April
 
111961 May
 
121961 June
 
131961 July
 
141961 August
 
151961 September
 
161961 October
 
171961 November
 
181961 December
 
191962 January
 
201962 February
 
211962 March
 
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231962 May
 
241962 June
 
251962 July
 
261962 August
 
271962 September
 
281962 October
 
291962 November
 
301962 December
 
311963 January
 
321963 February
 
331963 March
 
341963 April
 
351963 May
 
361963 June
 
371963 July-August
 
381963 September
 
391963 October
 
401963 November-December
 
411964 January
 
421964 February
 
431964 March
 
441964 April
 
451964 May
 
461964 June
 
471964 July
 
481964 August
 
491964 September
 
501964 October
 
CartonFolder
211964 November
 
21964 December
 
31965 January
 
41965 February
 
51965 March
 
61965 April
 
71965 May
 
81965 June
 
91965 July
 
101965 August
 
111965 September
 
121965 October
 
131965 November
 
141965 December
 
151966 January
 
161966 February
 
171966 March
 
181966 April
 
191966 May
 
201966 June
 
211966 July
 
221966 August
 
231966 September
 
241966 October
 
BoxFolder
111966 November
 
21966 December
 
31967 January
 
41967 February
 
51967 March
 
61967 April
 
71967 May
 
81967 June
 
9Biography Information