PCL MS 125 Gary Hoppenstand Collection
|Title||PCL MS 125 Gary Hoppenstand Collection|
The Gary Hoppenstand Collection consists of approximately 0.2 linear feet of manuscript materials. The collection was donated to the Browne Popular Culture Library by Gary Hoppenstand beginning in 2001. This collection is unprocessed, but may be accessed by contacting 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 Researchers are responsible for securing copyright permission when using all unpublished manuscripts and published works found in this collection.
|Biographical Sketch||Gary Hoppenstand teaches in the Department of English at Michigan State University. He has published fifteen books and more than fifty scholarly articles on topics ranging from popular culture studies to literary studies to media studies. He is a former Area Chair, Vice-President, and President of the Popular Culture Association (PCA), and has served as the editor of The Journal of Popular Culture. He was awarded The Governing Board Award by the PCA in 2008 for his contributions to popular culture studies and the organization in general.|
|Scope and Content||The collection consists of correspondence and photographs of notable authors in the adventure and mystery genres. Represented are Anthony Hope, Guy Boothby, George Locke, Stanley Weyman, Graham Greene, Robert Sidney Bowen, and S.S. Van Dine among others.|
|Transfers||Gary Hoppenstand has contributed a significant number of bound volumes to the Browne Popular Culture Library, which are accessible through the Library's catalog.|