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Walker Percy and Charles Suhor Letters

Walker Percy and Charles Suhor Letters

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Walker Percy and Charles Suhor Letters

J. Edgar and Louis S. Monroe Library, Loyola University New Orleans

2013



Profile Description

Creation: XML finding aid derived from Microsoft Word document.
Language: Description is in English.

Overview of the Collection

Repository: Loyola University (New Orleans, La.)
Monroe Library
6363 St. Charles Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70118
Phone: 504-864-7111
Email: archives@loyno.edu
Creator: Percy, Walker, 1916-1990; Suhor, Charles
Title: Walker Percy and Charles Suhor Letters
Inclusive Dates: 1971-1975
Extent: 1 box
Abstract: The Walker Percy and Charles Suhor correspondence is comprised of four letters and one journal article, dating from 1971-1975.
Collection No.Collection 31

System of Arrangement

Arranged chronologically

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Walker Percy and Charles Suhor collection is comprised of four letters and one journal article, dating from 1971-1975. These letters include Percy's response to Suhor's critique of "Love in the Ruins," as well as a discussion on linguistics.

Administrative/Biographical History

Charles Suhor was born in New Orleans in 1935. An educator, literary critic, musician, and amateur linguist, Suhor wrote a review of Walker Percy's work, "Love in the Ruins," which Carolyn Davis sent a copy of to Percy in 1971. Percy responded, after which Suhor initiated a correspondence with Percy in 1975.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission must be obtained from Special Collections & Archives and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Item], Walker Percy and Charles Suhor Letters, Collection 31, Special Collections & Archives, J. Edgar & Louise S. Monroe Library, Loyola University, New Orleans.


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