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"Forum" Magazine Records

Identifier: 1991-002

The bulk of this collection consists of acceptances, reviews, and rejection letters sent out between January of 1964 and November of 1976; it also includes general correspondence concerning Donald Lee in the 1960s.


  • 1964-1976

Conditions Governing Access

Open for Research.

Conditions Governing Use

Special Collections owns the physical items in our collections, but copyright normally belongs to the creator of the materials or their heirs. The researcher has full responsibility for determining copyright status, obtaining permission to publish from copyright holders, and abiding by current copyright laws when publishing or displaying copies of Special Collections material in print or electronic form. For more information, consult the appropriate librarian. Reproduction decisions will be made by Special Collections staff on a case-by-case basis.


4 linear feet

Historical Information

"Forum" Magazine was a quarterly literary magazine published by the University of Houston from 1956 until the 1980s. Founded and initially edited by Donald Barthelme, the magazine published poetry and short stories from contributors throughout the United States.

Custodial History

Materials were transferred to Special Collections in 1991.

Guide to the "Forum" Magazine Records
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the University of Houston Libraries Special Collections Repository

University of Houston Libraries Special Collections
MD Anderson Library
4333 University Drive
Houston TX 77204-2000 USA