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Tony Kushner papers, 1920, 1961-2018

Summary Information

Abstract

Tony Kushner (b. 1956) is an American author, playwright, and screenwriter. He received a Pulitzer Prize for Drama for his play Angels in America: Millennium Approaches in 1993. The papers include address books, awards, certificates, correspondence, drafts and revisions, notebooks and notes, outlines, photographs, posters, press clippings, programs, production materials, promotional materials, proofs, props, research materials, scores, screenplays, scripts, speeches, and translations.

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#1682
Bib ID 10504557 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Kushner, Tony
Title Tony Kushner papers, 1920, 1961-2018
Physical Description 84 linear feet (153 document boxes, 6 ½ document boxes, 9 record storage cartons, 16 flat boxes, 3 card file boxes, 1 phonograph record box, 8 tube boxes, 8 oversized folders, 1 oversized item)
Language(s) English .
Access You will need to make an appointment in advance to use this collection material in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. You can schedule an appointment once you've submitted your request through your Special Collections Research Account.

COLLECTION CLOSED. The collection is unprocessed and unavailable until processing is completed in 2022.

This collection is located on-site.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

You will need to make an appointment in advance to use this collection material in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. You can schedule an appointment once you've submitted your request through your Special Collections Research Account.

COLLECTION CLOSED. The collection is unprocessed and unavailable until processing is completed in 2022.

This collection is located on-site.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Tony Kushner Papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. Contact rbml@columbia.edu for more information.

Additions are expected.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Tony Kushner. Method of acquisition--Deposit; Date of acquisition--2013. Accession number--2013-2014-M072.

Source of acquisition--Tony Kushner. Method of acquisition--Deposit; Date of acquisition--2014. Accession number--2013-2014-M139.

Source of acquisition--Tony Kushner. Method of acquisition--Deposit; Date of acquisition--2014. Accession number--2014-2015-M018.

Source of acquisition--Tony Kushner. Method of acquisition--Deposit; Date of acquisition--2017. Accession number--2017-2018-M134.

Source of acquisition--Tony Kushner (Represented by Glenn Horowitz). Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--2019. Accession number--2019-2020-M035.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Genre/Form

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Awards Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Correspondence Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Drafts (documents) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Manuscripts (documents) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Photographs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Programs (documents) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Proofs (printed matter) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Scores (documents for music) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Screenplays Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Scripts (documents) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Speeches (documents) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Theater Programs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Translations (Documents) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
American drama -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
American drama -- 21st century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
American literature Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
An-Ski, S., Dibeḳ, 1863-1920 -- Adaptations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Authors, American Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Brecht, Bertolt, 1898-1956 -- Adaptations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia College (New York, N.Y.) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Corneille, Pierre, Illusion comique, 1606-1684 -- Adaptations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Daily news (New York, N.Y. : 1920) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Dramatists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Dramatists, American Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
English literature Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, Stella, 1749-1832 -- Adaptations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Kleist, Heinrich von, Heilige Cäcilie oder, Die Gewalt der Musik, 1777-1811 -- Adaptations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Krása, Hans, Brundibár -- Adaptations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Kushner, Tony, Angels in America Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Kushner, Tony, Angels in America (1993) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lucas, Craig Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Martinů, Bohuslav, Veselohra na mostě, 1890-1959 -- Adaptations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Motion pictures Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
New York University Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Playwriting Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Screenwriters Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Sendak, Maurice Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Spielberg, Steven, 1946- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
T-shirts Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Tesori, Jeanine Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Wallace, Naomi Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID