Bundle of press cuttings and other materials concerning Laura Riding

Scope and Content

The file consists of two bundles of press cuttings and related materials concerning Laura Riding. The first bundle clippings principally concern reviews of Laura Riding's publications and her letters in response. The bundle also contains: an issue of the 'Review' (no. 23, September- November 1970) containing articles about Riding by Roy Fuller and Martin Seymour Smith; a flier about a course on her writing at the School of Integrative Social Research; and a copy ts letter from Riding to the editor of 'Poetry' (2 March 1975). The second bundle contains press cuttings and copy press cuttings concerning Laura Riding, including reviews of her biographies; also the 'University of Denver Quarterly' vol. 8, no. 4 (Winter 1974) which contains works by Riding.


Canelluñ Collection number: CC0452

This refers to the arrangement of the papers in Robert Graves’ study before they were transferred to the College.

Custodial History

The first bundle was found amongst the general chronological sequence of press cuttings (RG/L/B); the second bundle was filed with correspondence concerning Riding (RG/J/Riding) (CC0452).