Robert Payne Collection

Manuscript Collection 293

Subgroup III: PEN American Center and Columbia University Translation Center

Series 1: Correspondence
Series 2: Organizational Materials
Series 3: Translation Committee Materials and Translated Material

Series 1: Correspondence

Box 1

  • Abileah, Miriam M.
  • Alba, Victor
  • Alexander, Sidney
  • Armah, Ayi Kwei
  • Arrowsmith, William
  • Ashton, E.B.
  • Astley, George D.
  • Bailey, Herbert S.
  • Balaban, John
  • Bangert, Sharon
  • Barnes, Joseph
  • Behan, Marie
  • Bessie, Simon Michael
  • Bhattacharya, Bhabani
  • Bletter, Robert
  • Bowles, Paul
  • Briffault, Herma
  • Cagan, Barbara
  • Caillé, Pierre François
  • Carlson, Ralph
  • Carr, Gladys J.
  • Carynnyk, Marco
  • Chakravarty, Amiya
  • Chowdhury, Kabir
  • Chute, B. Joy
  • Congrat-Butlar, Stefan
  • Crown, Bonnie R.
  • Cunningham, Dale S.
  • De la Torre Bueno, J.R.
  • Delgado de Torres, Ines
  • Deterding, Betty
  • Draper, Thomas J.
  • Dunlop, Lane
  • Emigh, Patricia
  • Ervin, John, Jr.
  • Fischbach, Henry
  • Fleming, Thomas
  • Flood, Charles Bracelen
  • Gallagher, Michael
  • Galantière, Lewis
  • Ganzel, Carol
  • Ginsberg, Allen
  • Goldberger, Edward
  • Greeman, Richard L.
  • Greene, David H.
  • Hallmundsson, Hallberg
  • Halman, Talat S.
  • Hashim, S.N.
  • Hersal, Connie
  • Hirsch, Constance
  • Howe, Irving
  • Ing, Nancy Chang
  • Jennison, Peter S.
  • Jones, Barbara (Rice) (Rice, Barbara)
  • Jong, Dola de
  • Keeley, Edmund
  • Keene, Donald
  • Keene, Frances
  • Kennedy, Karen
  • Kennely, Brendan
  • Ko, Won
  • Kolthoff, Benedict
  • Kosinski, Jerzy
  • Lan, Wan
  • Lask, Thomas
  • Lee, Helen E.
  • Lewis, James P.
  • Lewis, Stanley
  • Lindey, Alexander
  • Lindley, Denver
  • Logan, Ellen

Box 2

  • Macrae, John III
  • MacShane, Frank
  • Markmann, Charles Lam
  • Mathieu, Bertrand
  • McDougall, Richard
  • McGuire, William
  • Mender, Karen
  • Merowitz, Morton J.
  • Michalski, Kirsten
  • Morris, Ivan
  • Morris, Nobuko (Ouenishi)
  • Muchnic, Helen
  • Nin, Anais
  • Norden, Heinz
  • Owens, Carol M.
  • Paliwal, B.B.
  • Paulson, Arvid
  • Payne, Robert
  • Perry, Bernard
  • Philipson, Morris
  • Poulin, Al, Jr.
  • Price, Martin
  • Purdy, Theodore M.
  • Putnam, John B
  • Rabassa, Gregory
  • Rao, Raja
  • Ridley, Charles
  • Rosenthal, Milton
  • Rukeyser, Muriel
  • Salomon, I.L.
  • Sandweiss, Nancy
  • Savory, Teo
  • Schoenberner, Franz
  • Schroeder, Ethel
  • Selden, Ruth
  • Silenieks, Juris
  • Smith, Roger H.
  • Soyinka, Wole
  • Steegmuller, Francis
  • Stein, Joseph
  • Talley, Truman M.
  • Taplinger, Richard
  • Taylor, Davidson
  • Thompson, Marcia
  • Tinsley, Royal L., Jr.
  • Trask, Willard R.
  • Untermeyer, Jean Starr
  • Watson, Burton
  • Weybright, Victor
  • White, Jeanne M.
  • Wieck, Fred
  • Wilkins, Sophie
  • Winston, Richard
  • Wolff, Helen
  • Young, John
  • Zulawski, Juliusz
  • Unknown correspondence

Series 2: Organizational Materials

Box 1

  • Annual Reports
  • By-Laws of the Translation Center
  • Financial Records and Five Year Plan
  • Meeting agendas, announcements, invitations and summaries
  • Membership lists
  • Minutes
  • Model Contract Committee
  • Newsletter
  • News Release
  • Nominations for officers and members of the Executive Board
  • Nominators' Top Choices

Series 3: Translation Committee Materials and Translated Material

Box 1

  • African Literature and Its Impact on the English Speaking World
  • Conference of Translators
  • Correspondence: P.E.N. withdrawal from the Joint Translation Program with Columbia University
  • Letters to newspaper editors
  • A List of books
  • Manifesto on Translation
  • Memorandum concerning the P.E.N. Translation Committee
  • Programs and other materials for the Translation Conference, May 11-15, 1970
  • Recommendations for translation projects
  • Rights of the translator
  • Speeches
  • Translation Conference correspondence (invitations and replies), May 11-15, 1970
  • Translation Fellowship
  • Translation Program
  • Translation Project
  • Translated material:
  • An Accidentally Fired Bullet. A story by Bum-Sun Lee, translated by Richard E. Kim.
  • Charm Flute
  • The Convert. By Isabelle Eberhardt
  • Death in The River
  • I Do Not Know. Translated by Younghill Kang and Frances Keely
  • In the Existence of Time. By Shih Tso-cheng
  • The Flight Of Dragon-Cloud In The Land Of Morning Calm. The poetry of Han Yong Woon (1879-1944).
  • The Magician. By Isabelle Eberhardt
  • My Country. By Jasimuddin and translated by Hasna Jasimuddin
  • The Tale Of Genji, Chapter 4: Evening Faces. Translated by Edward Seidensticker
  • An Umbrella, and A Sliver Of Hope: The Poetry Of Zlatko Gorjan.

Box 2

  • Working notes and research materials.