PCL MS 230 Sarah Wendell Papers
Wendell, Sarah. “PCL MS 230 Sarah Wendell Papers.” Finding Aids. BGSU University Libraries, 5 May 2021, lib.bgsu.edu/finding_aids/items/show/2781. Accessed 7 Dec. 2023.
|Title||PCL MS 230 Sarah Wendell Papers|
|Introduction||The Sarah Wendell Papers consist of 0.2 cubic feet of manuscript materials and promotional items donated by the author in 2018. There are no restrictions placed upon its use for scholarly purposes. Researchers are responsible for securing copyright permission from the author when duplicating any unpublished or published works included in the collection. The finding aid for the collection was created by Manuscripts & Outreach Archivist Steve Ammidown in September 2018. Questions about the collection may be directed to the BPCL reference email.|
|Scope and Content||The collection consists of an edited and annotated manuscript for Sarah Wendell's 2011 book Everything I Know About Love I Learned From Romance Novels, in addition to promotional materials for Smart Bitches, Trashy Books, a website co-founded and run by Wendell. |
The manuscript will provide researchers insight into Wendell's process as a writer of non-fiction about romance, as well as the hybrid analog/digital nature of writing in the early 21st century.
The promotional materials show the evolution of the way the site has been promoted, as well as capture the irreverent sense of humor embodied by the site.
|Inventory||Box 1 |
Folder 1: Bound edited manuscript for book titled Everything I Need to Know about Love I Learned From Romance Novels (published in 2011 as Everything I Know About Love I Learned From Romance Novels)
Folder 2: Promotional materials including stickers and notepads for Smart Bitches, Trashy Books, a website co-founded and run by Sarah Wendell.