PCL MS 114 Jack M. Bickham Collection
|PCL MS 114 Jack M. Bickham Collection
The Jack M. Bickham Collection consists of approximately 3 linear feet of manuscript materials. The collection was donated to the Browne Popular Culture Library by Jack Bickham in 1989. This collection is unprocessed, but may be accessed bycontacting the BPCL reference email. The collection has no restrictions placed on its use for scholarly purposes. Researchers are responsible for securing copyright permission when using all unpublished manuscripts and published works found in this collection.
|Jack Bickham (1930-1997) was an American author who wrote more than 75 novels, hundreds of short stories, and several books on the craft of writing. He was also a prolific reviewer of books, and served as a professor at the University of Oklahoma's H.H. Herbert School of Journalism. Bickham also wrote under the pseudonyms John Miles and Jeff Clifton.
|Scope and Content
|The collection includes manuscripts for several novels by Jack Bickham, as well as reviews written by Bickham and published and unpublished short stories.
The novels represented include Miracleworker, Tiebreaker, Breakpoint, Add Out, Breakfast at Wimbledon, Dropshot, Warrior Song, and Missing at Ten O' Clock.
Of particular interest for researchers may be the files for Breakfast At Wimbledon, which include multiple drafts and research materials.