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Lederer, William L. : William Lederer Papers, 1959-2013

Chicago playwright and nephew of Studs Cunningham, upon whom James T. Farrell based the main character of his Studs Lonigan trilogy. Included are Lederer's original plays, screenplays, novel, novella, and poetry. Contains biographical statement, articles, clippings, and reviews. Also eight letters from James T. Farrell to Lederer, 1972-1973, and one letters from Marshall Brooks, 2004.
Extent: 4.8 linear feet - (5 boxes, 3 cartons, and 6 folders)
Subjects: Chicago, Literature, Theater
Call Number: Midwest MS Lederer
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