Contents List

Series IV. Writings

Box Folder
14 1 Accident of blood
  2 Accident of blood book
  3 American Philosophy [1942 – while DG was a student at Harvard]
  4 American Novel
  5 The Anatomy of Memory: April 1996 [Review by DG, Boston Book Review]
  6 Art Defined
  7 Art Lines/Life Lines I [1990]
  8 Art Lines/ Life Lines [1990]
  9 Art Lines? Life Lines
  10 Art History [ART 332, May 1990]
  11 Catherine E. Beecher and Harriet Beecher Stowe, The American woman's home (New York, 1869) Introduction to Dover edition, December 1969/January 1970
  12 Benson John Lossing's Visit to the Shakers
  13 Bibliography
  14 Biology Colloquium, 13 Dec. 1963
  14A Bird in Flight [Anthology] (includes "Bird in Flight," "Hog Rob" AKA "The Swamp Ghost", "The Last Trout," "Jed Stone," "A Legend of the Dead," "Swamp Alec," "From Anyman's Cup," "Pavane," "The Godmother," "Whiskey Bill," "As for One Rare, Fair Woman")
  15 The Book on the Bookshelf [1999 review by DG]
  16 Books as a way of Life: Narratives of Change (Sep. 1992)
  17 Boston Book Review [1996-1998, with contents listed chronologically]: "Re-Membering" review of The Anatomy of Memory: an Anthology, June 1996 "Oxford on the Liffey" review of The Idea of a University, July/August 1996 (also see Writings: Newman) "It's not Finished" review of A History of Reading, October 1996 (also see Subject and Research: A History of Reading) "Shooting the Messenger" review of Betrayal of Science and Reason, January-February 1997 "Resetting the Stage" review of Shakespeare's Globe Rebuilt (by Justin Haythe, but in the original folder) "Oh to Say Yes" review of A Primer for Environmental Literacy, October 1998 "NIABY: Proof that You Can Fight City Hall and "Free Market" (Corporate) America" review of The Riverkeepers, undated
  18 John Brown ["John Brown's Body" and other poems are included]
  19 Caliban Through the Ages, 11 Nov. for 16 Nov. 1982 [lecture]
  20 Caliban Through the Ages, 16 Nov. 1982 [lecture]
  21 A Century of Subversion: the Study of Literature at Williams College, 1793-1903 [faculty lecture] 25 Feb. 1993
  22 Change, 16 June 1963 [speech]
  23 The Chip on His Shoulder: one for the Joyce Centennial [2 May 1982]
  24 The Chip on His Shoulder [1982]
  25 [College-related materials: clippings, essay on sculpture]
  26 Conformity in the Film, Smith College, June 1957 [lecture]
  27 Conservation
  28 ["The Creative Process in the Classroom" in the 'Creativity as a Process' 1956 Conference notes]
  29 Destructive Potential of the Human Imagination [1987?]
  30 John Dewey [1941 college essay by DG]
  31 Dickinson [lecture]
  32 Emily Dickinson, 10 March 1955
  33 ["In the Dukeries" in Berkshire Review, Winter 1971]
  34 "An Early View of the Shakers" (1)
  35 "An Early View of the Shakers" (2) [Shakers-Finney]
  36 "An Early View of the Shakers" (3) [B.J. Lossing]
  37 Ehrlich and Ehrlich, "Betrayal of Science and Reason" [book review by DG, 1997]
  37A An Elegant Integrity (essay)
  38 T.S. Eliot and The Waste Land lecture, 11 May 1983
  39 T.S. Eliot and The Waste Land lecture, 11 May 1983
  40 "The Enlightenment, the Restoration and Neo-Classicism" February 8, 1984 [lecture]
  41 Exercises [poetry writing]
  42 The Eyes Portion: Feb. 1995 [lecture]
  43 The Farther Shore: Reviews and Related Comments (1 of 3)
  44 The Farther Shore: Reviews and Related Comments (2 of 3)
  45 The Farther Shore: Reviews and Related Comments (3 of 3)
18 1 Fields of Sorrow (First Version)
  2 The Fields of Sorrow
  3 Fields of Sorrow (Corrections Aug 1957)
14 46 ["Four Poems" in Good Times Magazine, Spring 1979]
  47 Form and Pattern in Dickens: Bleak House [essay?]
  48 From the Crystal Palace to the Khaki Uniform [Man looks at man: from the Crystal Palace Exhibition to the khaki uniform]
  49 From the Crystal Palace to the Khaki Uniform
  50 From Octopus to Giant Squid [1999 essay]
  51 Genes, Genesis and God, 16 June 1999 [book review by DG]
  52 The Gorgon's Head [1953]
  53 Hawthorne [college essay from 1940 and notes]
  54 Home Cosmography [poems]
  55 Home Comsmoraphy [poems]
15 1 Home Coosmgraphy (typescript) [poems]
  2 Home Cosmography and Unsorted Duplicates [poems]
  3 Home Cosmography and Unsorted Duplicates (2) [poems]
  4 Home Cosmography and Unsorted Duplicates (3) [poems]
  5 Ideas in Literature: the Stiles College Fellows Forum, April 12, 1965 [lecture]
  6 Ideas in Literature, 1965
  7 The Imitation of Dream in Literature [paper]
  8 The Imitation of Dream in Literature
  9 Incurvation [poems]
  10 Incurvation [poems]
  11 ["The Individual vs. Society" in The New Leader, March 15, 1965]
  12 In the Running: Current
  13 James' The Ambassadors [lecture]
  14 Four Lectures: Henry James The Ambassadors with a transcription of Henry James' "Is there a life after death?" from Harper's bazaar, January/February 1910
  15 Henry James: Lectures on The Ambassadors
  16 William and Henry James: On Immortality
  17 William and Henry James: On Immortality
  18 William James
  19 "John Dos Passos, Occasions and Protests" [essay]
  20 Journal [1986-1996]
  21 Journal (1 of 2)
  22 Journal (2 of 2)
  23 Journal Excerpts (1) [1994-98]
  24 Journal Excerpts (2) [1993-94]
  25 Journal, June 1993 – August 1995
  26 ? [Journal from May 1994-March 1995]
  27 ? [Journal from Oct. 1996-Aug. 1993]
  28 ? [Journal from Oct. 1994-Oct. 1996]
  29 Annotating Joyce [1987 Colloquium]
  30 Joyce, "Dubliners" and "Portrait" for Barnes & Noble [1991-92, introductions written by DG]
  31 Joyce, "A Memory at the Elbow: the teaching of James Joyce's Ulysses"
  32 Landscape/Pastoral Frame, Dec. 1990 [article/essay]
  33 Faculty Lectures, 1993. Arts and Letters in the 19th Century (at Williams)
  34 Lecture, Byron, 16 March 1983
  35 Emily Dickinson, Faculty Lecture, 10 March 1955
  36 Lecture, Romanticism
  37 Lecture, Wordsworth and Coleridge, 9 March 1982
  38 A Matter of Faith [20 October 1974 lecture]
  39 A Matter of Faith [1974 lecture]
  40 Four on Melville, Moby Dick, Jan. 1984 [lectures]
  41 Melville: Variations on the Enigma [1985 lecture]
  42 Merry-go-
  43 Book Reviews, Notes
16 1 Merry-go-round (2 of 2) [poems]
  2 Merry-go-round: out [poems from late 1970s]
  3 The Metal Tree [manuscript]
  4 Metaphor [1959 lecture]
  5 Metaphor: Bibliography
  6 Metaphor: Ms. Rob Ross on ["Nature and Function of Metaphor" draft]
  7 ["A Motor-Flight Through France by Edith Wharton" book review in Vista from the Mount, Spring-Summer 1992]
  8 MS from the early 1950s? [assorted]
  9 MS from July 1978 [assorted poetry]
  10 The Natural History of Perception, 1798-1984
  11 New England and the Sea: Moby Dick Introduction
  12 Newman, the Idea of a University! [1996 book review by DG]
  13 Frank Norris' McTeague: Self-Conscious Darwinism in the 1890s [1966 lecture/paper]
  14 Frank Norris and Self Conscious Darwinism
  15 Nussbaum, Fragility of Goodness, 5 Oct. 1989 [book review by DG]
  16 Obey the Night, poetry book
  16A Obey the Ni
  17 Obey the Time, and other
  18 "On the Nature and Function of Metaphor"
  19 Perception and the Videotape Camera, April 1990 [article from New York Times]
  20 Poems
  21 Poems from an untitled yellow folder (1 of 2)
  22 Poems from an untitled yellow folder (2 of 2)
  23 Poems and Misc. Writings
  24 The Poetics of Way-finding [1992]
  25 The Poetics of Winter [1991]
  26 ["poetry" in Pique, May 1976 (2 copies)]
  27 Popular and Critical Taste, 6 Feb. 1975
  28 Popular and Critical Taste, 6 Feb. 1975
  29 Process of Innovation (Berkeley, California, 1965)
  30 Qualified Press, 1971 (1 of 3) [poems]
  31 Qualified Press, 1971 (2 of 3) [poems]
  32 Qualified Press, 1971 (3 of 3) [poems]
  33 The Restoration and Neo-Classism [1984 lecture]
  34 River Queen MSS
  35 Reunion Seminar: Some Notes towards a National History, June 1984
  36 Romanticism: 3 Lectures – Romanticism, 27 Feb. 1983; Wordsworth & Coleridge, 9 March 1983; From Wordsworth & Coleridge to Byron and the second generation, 16 March 1983
  37 Sassoon: The Making of a War Poet [Book Review]
  38 Shaker View: and after (1989)
  39 "The Shakers", facsimile [includes introduction by DG]
  40 Side Shows [poetry]
  41 ["Sisyphus and Xerox" in Pique, May 1979]
  42 John T. Smith, poetry book [by DG, 1960?]
17 1 A Social History of Winter: New England
  2 ["Some Reflections on the Life Cycle of a Faculty Member" in The President's Report, 1990]
  3 *The Sparrowhawk
  3A The Sparrowhawk [anthology] (includes The Sparrowhawk and Fields of Sorrow)
  4 The Strand-Entwining Cable [art lines/life lines lecture c. 1990]
  4A The Swamp Ghost (AKA Hog Rob)
  5 Symposium on Rare Book and Manuscript Libraries and Collections [contains "Narratives of Change" by DG]
  6 Thoreau at Sweetwood 28 April 1999
  7 Thoreau: Essex, 1 Dec. 1970 [lecture]
  8 Thoreau: Grinding at the Mill of the Philistines, 16 Aug. 1998
  9 Thoreau: Grinding at the Mill of the Philistines (Hardcopy of pdf of original belonging to Warren Suss)
  10 [Thoreau's Labyrinth: Glorious Gods and Pocket Watches]
  11 Thoreau on Saddleback (Greylock) July 1844 (23 July 1994)
  12 ["The Thumbtack in the Closet" in Berkshire Review, Winter 1970]
  13 Time – Linear/Cyclical, June 1990 (Washington Post) [book review]
  14 TOPOS, 28 Oct. 1992
  15 The Touch of Landscape
  16 Triumph of the Eye, 16 Sep. 1986
  17 Untitled [assorted poetry – undated]
  18 Untitled [assorted poetry – undated]
  19 Untitled [assorted poetry – undated]
  20 Untitled [assorted poetry – undated]
  21 Untitled [assorted poetry – undated]
  22 Untitled [assorted poetry – undated]
  23 Untitled [assorted poetry - undated]
  24 A Valediction Forbidding Platitudes, Phi Beta Kappa, 2 June 1984 [speech]
  25 A Valediction Forbidding Platitudes, Phi Beta Kappa, 2 June 1984
  26 ["What we see when we cut to the videotape" in the New York Times, May 20, 1990]
  27 [Poems]
  28 [Poems]
  29 Walt, Thou Art Free, Whitman, Dec. 1998
  30 Without a Ticket (typescript) [includes several additional poems at the beginning of the folder]
  31 Without a Ticket (copy 5)
  32 Zones of Memory [1991]
  33 Zones of Re-membering, Sep.-Oct. 1995
  34 Zones of Re-membering I, Memory IX
  35 Zones of Re-membering II, Memory X
  36 Zones of Re-membering III
  37 Zones of Re-membering IV
  38 Zones of Re-membering V, Memory XIII
  39 Zones of Re-membering VI
  40 (Writings) [Legend of the Dead, Jed Stone manuscripts?]
18 1 Fields of Sorrow (First Version)
  2 The Fields of Sorrow
  3 Fields of Sorrow (Corrections Aug 1957)

Box 19 Restricted material.