Skip to main content

Jan Kemp papers.

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-Archives-2015/07

Dates

  • 1970s-2000s

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

RESTRICTED. Written permission of Janet Riemenschneider-Kemp is required for access to the collection until 1 January 2037, after which it may be consulted on an unrestricted basis.

Biographical Note

Jan Kemp is a poet, short story writer and public performer. She was born in Hamilton in 1949 and studied at the University of Auckland, graduating in English in 1974. From 1975 – 1999, and from 2007, she was mostly based overseas. She was awarded a PEN-Stout Fellowship at Victoria University in 1991. In 2005 she was made a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to literature.

References

New Zealand Book Council (2015). New Zealand Book Council. Retrieved from http://www.bookcouncil.org.nz/writers/kempjan.html.

Extent

12 metres (23 cartons)

Language of Materials

English

Physical Location

In off-site storage. Expect delay of 12-24 hours from time of order.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Collection purchased from Janet Riemenschneider-Kemp in August 2008.
Title
Inventory of the Jan Kemp (Janet Riemenschneider-Kemp) papers, 1970s-2000s.
Status
Completed
Author
Leah Johnston and Yvonne Sutherland.
Date
2015
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections, University of Auckland Repository

Contact:
5 Alfred Street
Private Bag 92019
Auckland 1142 New Zealand