Agee, James, 1909-1955 -- Manuscripts.
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
Collection of material documenting the work of David McDowell especially as it relates to author James Agee. One portion of this collection houses material that McDowell gathered for his unfinished biography of Agee. The other portion contains items showing McDowell's career in the publishing industry.
This collection includes personal and professional material of James Agee's including correspondence, personal papers, literary manuscripts, screenplays, novels, and other publications as well as photographs and cassette readings of his works.
This collection consists of two sets of notes written by James Agee. The first set is his notes and observations on classic poetry. The second consists of two pages and includes ideas for articles on film and literature.
This collection consists of a screenplay written by James Agee titled Noa Noa. The draft was written in 1953 and focuses on the life of Gaugin and his relationship with fellow artist Vincent Van Gogh. The film was never produced.
Photocopy agency draft script, likely dating from the 1970s, and a German translation that is undated, for an unproduced film, Noa Noa, by James Agee. The screenplay is about the life of artist Paul Gauguin with a focus on the relationship with fellow artist Vincent van Gogh.