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Collection Number: 05250

Collection Title: Sally Buckner Papers, 1963-2004

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Size 10.0 feet of linear shelf space (approximately 8000 items)
Abstract Sally Buckner was born in Statesville, N.C., in 1931. She received her Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina. She taught at every level from kindergarten through graduate school, retiring after 28 years on the faculty at Peace College, Raleigh, N.C., in 1998. She published fiction and poetry in a number of journals and anthologies, and also edited poetry anthologies. The collection contains correspondence, materials relating to Buckner's editorial work, writings, materials documenting teaching and other literary activities, and other items. Correspondence is primarily with writers--among them Betty Adcock, Doris Betts, Fred Chappell, Ruth Moose, Sam Ragan, and Shelby Stephenson--but there are also letters from editors, educators, friends, and political figures. Editorial files relate to the anthologies Words and Witness: 100 Years of North Carolina Poetry (1995) and Our Words, Our Ways: Reading and Writing in North Carolina (1999). Also included are published and unpublished writings; teaching materials relating to creative writing courses for college, high school, and middle school students; materials documenting her work with the North Carolina Poetry Society, the International Poetry Festival, and the North Carolina Literary Hall of Fame; photographs of Buckner and her family; and other items.
Creator Buckner, Sally
Language English
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Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Sally Buckner Papers #5250, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
Received from Sally Buckner in November 2005 and March 2006 (#100285) and (#100351).
Sensitive Materials Statement
Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill assumes no responsibility.
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Sally Buckner was born in Statesville, N.C., in 1931, to George Beaver, a plumber, and Foda Stack Beaver, a teacher and bookkeeper. She received her B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and her Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina. She taught at every level, from kindergarten through graduate school and after 28 years on the faculty at Peace College, Raleigh, N.C., in 1998.

Buckner published fiction and poetry in a number of journals and anthologies, including Voices from Home, Crucible, and Out of Line. A collection of her poetry, Strawberry Harvest was published in 1986. Buckner also edited two anthologies, Our Words, Our Ways (1995) and Words and Witness: 100 Years of North Carolina Poetry (1999). She conducted numerous writing workshops and won many awards, among them the Ragan-Rubin Award and the R. Hunt Parker Award for her contributions to North Carolina literature. As of 2006, she and her husband Bob live in Raleigh, N.C., where she writes, leads writing workshops, and is involved in social and political issues.

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The papers of writer and creative writing teacher Sally Buckner of Raleigh, N.C. include correspondence, materials relating to Buckner's editorial work, writings, materials documenting teaching and other literary activities, and other items. Correspondence is primarily with writers--among them Betty Adcock, Doris Betts, Fred Chappell, Ruth Moose, Sam Ragan, and Shelby Stephenson--but there are also letters from editors, educators, friends, and political figures. Editorial files relate to the anthologies Words and Witness: 100 Years of North Carolina Poetry (1995) and Our Words, Our Ways: Reading and Writing in North Carolina (1999). Also included are published and unpublished writings; teaching materials relating to creative writing courses for college, high school, and middle school students; materials documenting her work with the North Carolina Poetry Society, the International Poetry Festival, and the North Carolina Literary Hall of Fame; photographs of Buckner and her family; and other items.

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Contents list

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expand/collapse Expand/collapse Series 1. Correspondence, 1970s-2004.

About 800 items.

Arrangement: alphabetical.

Correspondence of Sally Buckner, including letters from other writers, editors, educators, friends, and political figures. There is substantial correspondence with Betty Adcock, Doris Betts, Fred Chappell, Ruth Moose, Sam Ragan, and Shelby Stephenson. There is also correspondence is with publications, chiefly Women's Day and The Red Clay Reader, and letters pertaining to workshops, the North Carolina Poetry Society, publication acceptance and rejection letters. Note that correspondence relating to specific projects is filed with other materials relating to those projects.

Box 1

A #05250, Series: "1. Correspondence, 1970s-2004." Box 1

B #05250, Series: "1. Correspondence, 1970s-2004." Box 1

C #05250, Series: "1. Correspondence, 1970s-2004." Box 1

D #05250, Series: "1. Correspondence, 1970s-2004." Box 1

E #05250, Series: "1. Correspondence, 1970s-2004." Box 1

F #05250, Series: "1. Correspondence, 1970s-2004." Box 1

G #05250, Series: "1. Correspondence, 1970s-2004." Box 1

H #05250, Series: "1. Correspondence, 1970s-2004." Box 1

I-J #05250, Series: "1. Correspondence, 1970s-2004." Box 1

K #05250, Series: "1. Correspondence, 1970s-2004." Box 1

L #05250, Series: "1. Correspondence, 1970s-2004." Box 1

M #05250, Series: "1. Correspondence, 1970s-2004." Box 1

N #05250, Series: "1. Correspondence, 1970s-2004." Box 1

O-P #05250, Series: "1. Correspondence, 1970s-2004." Box 1

Q-R #05250, Series: "1. Correspondence, 1970s-2004." Box 1

Box 2

S #05250, Series: "1. Correspondence, 1970s-2004." Box 2

T #05250, Series: "1. Correspondence, 1970s-2004." Box 2

W #05250, Series: "1. Correspondence, 1970s-2004." Box 2

Y #05250, Series: "1. Correspondence, 1970s-2004." Box 2

Unidentified Correspondents #05250, Series: "1. Correspondence, 1970s-2004." Box 2

Miscellaneous Professional Correspondence #05250, Series: "1. Correspondence, 1970s-2004." Box 2

Rejection Letters #05250, Series: "1. Correspondence, 1970s-2004." Box 2

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About 2200 items.

Files related to Buckner's work as editor of Words and Witness: 100 Years of North Carolina Poetry (1999). Author information files consist of correspondence, clippings, writings, permission to publish forms, and some biographical information. Also included are lists of poems to be used;; a biography of each author; materials related to the production and publishing of the anthology; correspondence with Marsha Warren and Susan Myers, who were liaisons between the North Carolina Poetry Society and Buckner; reviews and other post-publication items; and other items.

Note that original file folder titles have, for the most part, been retained.

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Arrangement: alphabetical.

Box 3

Abbott, Anthony #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Adcock, Betty #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Ammons, A. R #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Anders, Shirley #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Angelou, Maya #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Applewhite, James #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Atkins, Stewart #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Baddour, Margaret Boothe #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Barrax, Gerald #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Bathanti, Joseph #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Bayes, Ron #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Beam, Jeffery #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Bevington, Helen #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Boyd, James #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Brockman, Zoe #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Brown, Grey #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Brown, Linda #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Byer, Kathryn #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Campbell, Mary Belle #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Chess, Richard #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Chitwood, Michael #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Chappell, Fred #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Church, Teresa #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Dean, Debra Kang #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Doar, Harriet #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Downer, Hilda #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Flynn, Keith #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Fort, Charlie #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Gibson, Grace #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Gill, Evalyn #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Goldman, Judy #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Green, Jaki #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Green, Paul #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Holt, Lois #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Hopes, David #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Hughes, Gladys #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Jarrell, Randall #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Jeffers, Lance #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 3

Box 4

Kaufman, Debra #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 4

Kinsland, Debora #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 4

Knauth, Stephen #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 4

Kratt, Mary #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 4

Linsay, Sarah #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 4

Lipsitz, Lou #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 4

Ludvigson, Susan #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 4

Maginnes, Al #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 4

McClanahan, Rebecca #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 4

McCurdy, Harold #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 4

Macleod, Norman #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 4

Makuck, Peter #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 4

McDonald, Agnes #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 4

McFee, Michael #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 4

McGirt, James Ephraim #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 4

McNeil, John Charles #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 4

Meyers, Susan #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 4

Miller, Heather R. #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 4

Miller, Jim Wayne #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 4

Moody, Shirley #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 4

Moore, Lenard #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 4

Moore, Mari Jo #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 4

Moose, Ruth #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 4

Morgan, Robert #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 4

Murray, Pauli #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 4

Box 5

Newman, Paul Baker #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Nixon, Sallie #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Olsen, Charles #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Owen, Guy #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Pearson, James L. #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Peck, Gail #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Peterson, Keith #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Piephoff, Bruce #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Pinckney, Diane #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Pope, Deborah #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Powell, Dannye #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Preshell, Barbara #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Price, Reynolds #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Rabb, Margaret #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Ragan, Sam #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Reddy, T.J. #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Roughton, Becke #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Ruark, Gibbons #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Rush, Rebecca #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Sandberg, Carl #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Segrest, Mab #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Sauls, Roger #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Seay, James #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Settle, Judith #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Seiber, Hal #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Shapiro, Alan #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Silverthorne, Marty #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Simpson, Nancy #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Sledd, Benjamin #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Smith, Stephen #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Snotherly, Mary #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Stem, Thad #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Sullivan, Chuck #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Smith, R.T. #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Stephenson, Shelby #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Stockard, Henry Jerome #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Suk, Julie #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Sutton, Maureen #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Taylor, Eleanor Ross #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Wallace, R. #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Watson, Robert #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Weatherford, Carole Boston #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

West, John Foster #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

White, Michael #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Wilson, Emily #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Whitlow, Carolyn Beard #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Williams, Jonathan #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Woosten, Anna #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

York, John #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Zubor, Isabel #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 5

Box 6

Words and Witness Author Biographies #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 6

Sample Biography #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 6

Bio: Biblio #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 6

Poets and Poems #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 6

Words and Witness Piece Cards #05250, Subseries: "2.1. Author Information." Box 6

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expand/collapse Expand/collapse Series 3. Our Words, Our Ways, 1988-1998.

About 1800 items.

Files related to Buckner's work as editor of Our Words, Our Ways: Reading and Writing in North Carolina (1995). Author information files consist of correspondence, clippings, writings, permission to publish forms, and some biographical information. There are also files with research materials, photographs, and illustrations; materials related to the production and publishing of the book; correspondence with school districts and materials about using the anthology in teaching; and other items.

Note that original file folder titles have, for the most part, been retained.

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Arrangement: alphabetical.

Allen, Judge #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 8

Bell, Mae Woods #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 8

Berry, Ann #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 8

Betts, Doris #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 8

Boyd, James #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 8

Bledsoe, Jerry #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 8

Briders, Sue Ellen #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 8

Brinkley, David #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 8

Britt, Suzanne #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 8

Chappell, Fred #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 8

Chesnutt, Charles #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 8

Davis, Burke #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 8

Daniels, Josephus #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 8

Dykeman, Wilma #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 8

Edgerton, Clyde #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 8

Ehle, John #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 8

Box 9

Gibbons, Kaye #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 9

Gredle, Ellis #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 9

Griffith, Andy #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 9

Green, Paul #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 9

Goodman, Helen #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 9

Godwin, Gail #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 9

Hatch, Ardis #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 9

Hoffman, Peggy #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 9

Holt, Lois #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 9

Hargrove, Marion #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 9

Hughes, Gladys #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 9

Hoyt, Bessie Willis #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 9

Horton, George Moses #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 9

Johnston-Hale, Ellen Turlington #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 9

Johnson, F. Ray #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 9

Jacobs, Harriet #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 9

Koch, Fred #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 9

Kuralt, Charles #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 9

Kays, Gary #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 9

Moose, Ruth #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 9

Mooney, James #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 9

McCorkle, Jill #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 9

Michael, McFee #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 9

McLaurin, Tim #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 9

Box 10

Newton, Suzanne #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Owen, Guy #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Pierce, Ovid #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Price, Reynolds #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Pittman, Claire #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Page, Hubbard #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Page, Walter Hines #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Patton, Francis Gray #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Parris, John #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Piephoff, Bruce #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Rinzler, Kate #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Rogers, Dennis #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Rose, Susan #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Royster, Vermont #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Rust, Rebecca #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Redford, Dorothy #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Stephenson, Shelby #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Steele, Max #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Sheppard, Muriel #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Smith, Lee #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Stick, David #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Street, Julia Montgomery #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Thomas, Kate Kelly #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Tyler, Anne #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Wolfe, Thomas #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Warren, Marsha #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Walters, Thomas #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Wechter, Nell Wise #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Wicker, Tom #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Wilkinson, Sylvia #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Worth, Kathryn #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 10

Box 11

Our Word, Our Ways: Bio/Piece Cards #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 11

Pieces Almost in Book #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 11

North Carolina Bibliography (Anthony) #05250, Subseries: "3.1. Author Information." Box 11

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expand/collapse Expand/collapse Series 4. Writings, 1963-2003.

About 2100 items.

Unpublished work, working drafts of poetry and prose, an unfinished novel, drafts of plays including Moving to Music and Dear Mrs. Dare , and clippings of Buckner's work from publications.

Note that original file folder titles have, for the most part, been retained.

St. Andrews Press #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 12

Strawberry Harvest: Second printing #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 12

New East/Tar Heel #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 12

News and Observer #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 12

The Rebel #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 12

Tugboat Review #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 12

Windhover #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 12

Women's Day #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 12

University of North Carolina at Greensboro Alumni Bookshelf #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 12

Before the Rapture #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 12

Cardinal #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 12

Arts Journal #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 12

Camellian #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 12

Christian Century #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 12

Coastal Plains Poetry #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 12

Crab Creek Review #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 12

Crucible #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 12

Lyricist #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 12

Jessica #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 12

Box 13

Poems: Published #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 13

Poems: Not Published #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 13

Poems: Working Drafts #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 13

Moving to Music: Early Drafts #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 13

Box 14

Moving to Music: Full Draft #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 14

Methodist Play: I am my Brother #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 14

Methodist Play: For youth in the conference #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 14

Methodist Play: Everyperson #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 14

Methodist Play: Moment to Decide #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 14

Methodist Play: The Long Way Home #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 14

Methodist Play: The Bridge #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 14

Methodist Play: Carnival #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 14

Box 15

Dear Mrs. Dare/Bo #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 15

Southern Appalachian Repertory Theatre #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 15

Goodliest Land: Draft #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 15

Goodliest Land: Correspondence #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 15

Holcombe County: Drafts #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 15

Prose: Not Published #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 15

Prose: Published #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 15

Unfinished Novel #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 15

Box 16

Mature Years/Wesley Quarterly #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 16

Accent on Youth/Junior Hi-Times #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 16

Adult Teacher/Sunday Nighter #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 16

Church School/Christian Home #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 16

Roundtable #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 16

Youth Leader/Workers with Youth #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 16

The Inheritors #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 16

Methodist Correspondence #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 16

Newspaper Writings #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 16

Raleigh Times: Clippings #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 16

Box 17

Play Reviews #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 17

Writings: Clippings #05250, Series: "4. Writings, 1963-2003." Box 17

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expand/collapse Expand/collapse Series 5. Teaching Materials, 1971-2001.

About 500 items.

Materials documenting Buckner's involvement with teaching creative writing to college, high school, and middle school students. Included are materials concerning poetry contests, presentations to North Carolina teachers, and Buckner's teaching positions at Peace College and North Carolina State University.

Note that original file folder titles have, for the most part, been retained.

Poetry Matters: Presentations to North Carolina English Teachers Association #05250, Series: "5. Teaching Materials, 1971-2001." Box 17

Poetry to the Schools Programs #05250, Series: "5. Teaching Materials, 1971-2001." Box 17

Writing as a Human Activity #05250, Series: "5. Teaching Materials, 1971-2001." Box 17

DILR: North Carolina Poetry #05250, Series: "5. Teaching Materials, 1971-2001." Box 17

Emerging Voice #05250, Series: "5. Teaching Materials, 1971-2001." Box 17

Peace Bulletin #05250, Series: "5. Teaching Materials, 1971-2001." Box 17

Centennial #05250, Series: "5. Teaching Materials, 1971-2001." Box 17

Poetry Writings with Sally's Poems as Models #05250, Series: "5. Teaching Materials, 1971-2001." Box 17

North Carolina English Teacher #05250, Series: "5. Teaching Materials, 1971-2001." Box 17

Teaching at North Carolina State University, Peace College, etc. #05250, Series: "5. Teaching Materials, 1971-2001." Box 17

Box 18

North Carolina Literary Hall of Fame: Teachers' Poetry Workshop #05250, Series: "5. Teaching Materials, 1971-2001." Box 18

Weymouth Program and Methodist College #05250, Series: "5. Teaching Materials, 1971-2001." Box 18

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expand/collapse Expand/collapse Series 6. Literary Groups, Festivals, Conferences, Presentations, 1977-1999.

About 700 items.

Materials documenting Buckner's involvement with organizations and committees, chiefly the International Poetry Festival and the North Carolina Literary Hall of Fame. There are also speeches and presentations prepared for festivals and conferences in which Buckner participated.

Note that original file folder titles have, for the most part, been retained.

Doris Betts Weekend #05250, Series: "6. Literary Groups, Festivals, Conferences, Presentations, 1977-1999." Box 18

Raleigh Fine Arts Society Speech #05250, Series: "6. Literary Groups, Festivals, Conferences, Presentations, 1977-1999." Box 18

Sandhills Community College Speech: Why I Write #05250, Series: "6. Literary Groups, Festivals, Conferences, Presentations, 1977-1999." Box 18

Yevtuskenko Panel #05250, Series: "6. Literary Groups, Festivals, Conferences, Presentations, 1977-1999." Box 18

National Endowment for Humanities #05250, Series: "6. Literary Groups, Festivals, Conferences, Presentations, 1977-1999." Box 18

Poet Laureate Conferences #05250, Series: "6. Literary Groups, Festivals, Conferences, Presentations, 1977-1999." Box 18

International Poetry Festival: Program Material #05250, Series: "6. Literary Groups, Festivals, Conferences, Presentations, 1977-1999." Box 18

International Poetry Festival: Statements and Vitae #05250, Series: "6. Literary Groups, Festivals, Conferences, Presentations, 1977-1999." Box 18

International Poetry Festival: Correspondence #05250, Series: "6. Literary Groups, Festivals, Conferences, Presentations, 1977-1999." Box 18

Liberal Arts Speech #05250, Series: "6. Literary Groups, Festivals, Conferences, Presentations, 1977-1999." Box 18

Macketham: Daughters of Time #05250, Series: "6. Literary Groups, Festivals, Conferences, Presentations, 1977-1999." Box 18

Prayer: Beginning of new academic year, 1996 #05250, Series: "6. Literary Groups, Festivals, Conferences, Presentations, 1977-1999." Box 18

Honor Week Address #05250, Series: "6. Literary Groups, Festivals, Conferences, Presentations, 1977-1999." Box 18

State of Poetry: Introduction #05250, Series: "6. Literary Groups, Festivals, Conferences, Presentations, 1977-1999." Box 18

North Carolina Poetry Tour #05250, Series: "6. Literary Groups, Festivals, Conferences, Presentations, 1977-1999." Box 18

Box 19

North Carolina Literary Hall of Fame #05250, Series: "6. Literary Groups, Festivals, Conferences, Presentations, 1977-1999." Box 19

Weymouth #05250, Series: "6. Literary Groups, Festivals, Conferences, Presentations, 1977-1999." Box 19

North Carolina Literary Hall of Fame, 1995-1996 #05250, Series: "6. Literary Groups, Festivals, Conferences, Presentations, 1977-1999." Box 19

North Carolina Literary Hall of Fame, 1996-1997 #05250, Series: "6. Literary Groups, Festivals, Conferences, Presentations, 1977-1999." Box 19

North Carolina Literary Hall of Fame, 1997-1998 #05250, Series: "6. Literary Groups, Festivals, Conferences, Presentations, 1977-1999." Box 19

North Carolina Writers Conference #05250, Series: "6. Literary Groups, Festivals, Conferences, Presentations, 1977-1999." Box 19

North Carolina Women's Writing Conference #05250, Series: "6. Literary Groups, Festivals, Conferences, Presentations, 1977-1999." Box 19

Sam Ragan Presentations #05250, Series: "6. Literary Groups, Festivals, Conferences, Presentations, 1977-1999." Box 19

Wilma Dykeman Presentations #05250, Series: "6. Literary Groups, Festivals, Conferences, Presentations, 1977-1999." Box 19

Miscellaneous Festivals, Presentations, Conferences #05250, Series: "6. Literary Groups, Festivals, Conferences, Presentations, 1977-1999." Box 19

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expand/collapse Expand/collapse Series 7. Other Papers, 1968-2000.

About 400 items.

Postcards, brochures, and notes collected by Buckner. Included are writing and teaching awards, compositions by authors Jim Power and Debbie Hopper, and other materials.

Box 20

Miscellaneous Materials #05250, Series: "7. Other Papers, 1968-2000." Box 20

Awards #05250, Series: "7. Other Papers, 1968-2000." Box 20

Compositions by others #05250, Series: "7. Other Papers, 1968-2000." Box 20

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expand/collapse Expand/collapse Series 8. Pictures, undated.

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Processing Information

Processed by: Danielle Weber, June 2006

Encoded by: Danielle Weber, June 2006

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