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SANDERS, SCOTT RUSSELL MSS.

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Inventory

I. Writings

All writings in this series are by Scott Russell Sanders.

Short Writings
Box 1
  • "After the Flood" and "Buckeye," commentary, 29 Sept-9 Oct 2005
  • "Amos and James," essay, 21 Nov-22 Dec 1994
  • "Ancient Quartet," essay, 1-28 Sept 1994
  • "The Artist of Hunger," science fiction story, 1983
  • "Ascension," science fiction story, 1985
  • "The Audubon Effect," science fiction story, 1981
  • "Audubon the Writer," essay, 1-22 Dec 1983
  • "Ballerina," chapter from Warchild, 1975
  • "Beauty," chapter from Hunting for Hope, 1-22 Sept 1997
  • "Beneath the Smooth Surface of America," essay on regionalism, 24 May – 21 June 1993
  • "Big Trees, Still Water, Tall Grass," essay, 1-28 Dec 1999
  • "Bitterroot," essay, 15-16 Oct 2001
  • Bluffton College talk, 29 Aug 2000
  • "Body Bright," essay, 6-27 Nov 1996
  • Brown University Papers, 1966-1967
  • "Bull Wind," story, 1976
  • "Bus South," story, 1968
  • "Cabin Dreams," essay, 8-11 Dec 1995
  • Cambridge University Papers, 1967
  • "Chambered Nautilus," essay, 28-30 Sept 1999
  • Chicago Sun-Times Reviews, 1977-1984
  • "The Circus Animals' Desertion," science fiction story, 1982
  • "Cloud Crossing," essay, Nov 1978
  • "Coming from the Country," essay, 3 June – 7 July 1985
  • "The Coming of the Waters," story, 1972
  • "The Cry," story, 1974-1975
  • "Dance," story in Gordon Milk sequence, 30 Feb-2 March 1987
  • "Death Games," essay, 2-13 Jan 1984
  • "Death of a Homeless Man," essay, 5-8 Jan 1987
  • "D. H. Lawrence and the Resacrilization of Nature," essay, 1978-1979
  • "Diamonds are Forever," story, 1977
  • "Digging Limestone," essay, 20 July – 2 Aug 1982
  • "Disappearance of Character in Science Fiction," critical essay, 1976
  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Afterword, 1-31 March 1989
  • "The Dream of Life Science," notes for fellowship and book proposal, 1978-1979
  • "Dust," essay, 1-17 May 1990
  • "Earth's Body," essay, 1 Sept – 19 Nov 1991
  • "Engineer of Beasts," science fiction story, 1981
  • "Eros Passage," science fiction story, 1979
  • "Faith and Work," essay, 15-31 Jan 1994
  • "Family," essay, 26 Aug – 7 Sept 1996
  • "Father Within," story, 1-6 Dec 1996
  • "Feasting on Mountains," essay, Oct 1978
  • "Fetching the Dead," story, 1969-1970
  • "Fidelity," chapter from Hunting for Hope, 20 Jan – 11 Feb 1997
  • "The Fire Woman," story, 1972
  • The Floating House, children's book, 1995
  • "Flood," story in Gordon Milk sequence, 11 Nov – 12 Dec 1992
  • "The Force of Moving Water," essay, 1 May – 15 Sept 1990
Box 2
  • "The Force of Spirit," essay, 1-20 Jan 1999
  • "The Fossil," story in Gordon Milk sequence, 26-30 Jan 1987
  • "The Garlic Wakes Up," essay, 25 Dec 2006 – 4 Jan 2007
  • Gordon Milk Stories, proposed book, 1986-1987
  • "Ground Notes," essay, 19 May – 7 June 1991
  • "Grub," essay, June/Oct 1999
  • "Harm's Reach," story in Gordon Milk sequence, 11-20 May 1988
  • "Hawk Rising," essay, 1-21 April 1998
  • "Heartwood," essay, 13-16 Feb 1999
  • "The History of Fiction," story, 1977-1978
  • "House and Home," essay, 2-21 Dec 1991
  • Edward Hoagland interview, March-July 1991
  • "Hunt," story, 1968-1969
  • "Images of the Heartland: The Midwestern Landscape," 1993-1995
  • "The Imagination of Nature," book and fellowship proposals, 1978-1979
  • "In a Dark Time," essay, 24-28 Sept 2001
  • In a Word: A Dictionary of Words that Don't Exist but Ought to, 1991
  • "In LimeStone Country," essay, 30 July – 2 Aug 1984
  • Invisible Presence Foreword, 4-7 July 2005
  • "Jailhouse Blues," essay, 1-7 Aug 1987
  • "July Snow," story in Gordon Milk sequence, 2-3 Feb 1987
  • Juvenilia, undated
  • "Lady Chatterley's Loving and the Annihilation Impulse," critical essay, 1981-1982
  • "Landscape and Imagination," essay, 25 July – 10 Aug 1988
  • Landscape Terms for Home Ground, May 6-14 2004
  • "Land Where the Songtrees Grow," science fiction story, 1981
  • "Leaping Up in Expectation," magazine version, 1-17 Jan 1996
  • "The Lefthandedness of Modern Literature," critical essay, 1976
  • "Letter to a Reader," essay, 1 April – 15 May 1991
  • "Living Souls," 12 Aug – 27 Sept 1988
Box 3
  • "Living Together," essay, 6-18 July 1992
  • "Local Matters," essay, 11-22 Jan 1988
  • "Lukacs: Literature in History, History in Literature," critical essay, 1975
  • "The Lure of the Superhero: Frank Herbert's Dune Trilogy," review, 1976
  • "Making Ourselves at Home in Land," from Wilderness Plots, March 1988
  • "Marriage," essay, undated
  • "Marxism and the Writing of Fiction," critical essay, 1975
  • Miami University Address, 1993
  • "Mountains of Memory," science fiction story, 1982
  • "News of the Wild," essay, 22 June – 2 July 1993
  • "Night Calls," story in Gordon Milk sequence, 8-10 Feb 1987
  • "On Loan from the Sundance Sea," essay, 14-26 Feb 2001
  • Otterbein Commencement Address, 13 June 1999
  • A Passage to India Afterword, 1988
  • "Pay Attention," essay, 20-25 Jan 2005
  • "Paying Attention," essay, 4-6 Dec 1996
  • A Place Called Freedom, children's book covers, undated
  • "The Power of Stories," essay, 11-26 Sept 1996
  • "Prophet," story, 1968
  • "Publisher," profile of John Gallman, Feb 1995
  • "Pynchon's Paranoid History," essay, 1-25 Jan 1975
  • "Quarantine," science fiction story, 1982
  • "Quarriers," outtake from Stone Country, April-July 1985
  • "The Recovery of Vision," science fiction story, 1-6 Nov 1978
  • "Revival," story, 1971
  • Roughing It Afterword, 1 Nov – 16 Dec 1989
  • "Sanctuary," essay, 12-30 June 1992
  • "Secrets of the Universe," essay, 5-27 July 1986
  • "Signs," essay, 1-23 April 1989
  • "Silence," essay, 19 Feb – 10 Mar 1997
  • "Simplicity," essay, 1 May – 26 June 1997
  • "Skill," chapter from Hunting for Hope, 4-28 July 1997
  • "Smoke," story in Gordon Milk sequence, 15-30 April 1988
  • "Sorrow and Solidarity," speech about September 11 terrorist attack, 12-17 Sept 2001
  • "Speaking a Word for Nature," keynote lecture, 1-10 April 1985
  • "Stepping Out," essay, 17-27 April 1995
  • (Booth) Tarkington's Penrod, Afterword, 15 April – 6 May 1985
  • "Teaching the Grounds of Hope," article, 1-13 Jan 1999
Box 4
  • "Telling the Holy," essay, 1 Mar – 15 April 1992
  • "Terrarium," science fiction story, 1979
  • "Ties that Bind," essay, 3-13 Feb 2003
  • "Time and Again," story, 1977
  • "To Eva, on Your Marriage," essay, 9 Dec 1996 – 3 Jan 1997
  • "To Jesse, on Your Marriage," essay, 21 Feb – 5 Mar 2000
  • "Tokens of Mystery," essay, 15 Mar – 9 April 1987
  • "Touch the Earth," science fiction story, 1979
  • Touchstone Anthology Introduction, 29 Jan – 2 Feb 2007
  • "Towards a Social Theory of Literature," article, 1971-1972
  • "Trash," story in Gordon Milk sequence, 4-7 Feb 1987
  • "Tree of Dreams," science fiction story, 1984
  • "Truth on the Back Roads," essay, 14-15 Dec 1984
  • Unity College Talk, 2001
  • "Unlocking the Sexual Fortress," essay, 1-15 June 2001
  • "Wake," story, 1971
  • "Walking to Sleep," story, 1969-1970
  • "The Warehouse & the Wilderness," essay, 2-22 Jan 2001
  • "Wayland," essay, 2 Nov – 4 Dec 1990
  • "Weight," story in Gordon Milk sequence, 1991-1992
  • "Who Speaks on the Page?," essay, 2-6 June 1997
  • "Wild Woods," essay, 4-10 Oct 2001
  • "Wilderness as Sabbath for Land," essay, 12-13 Feb 2001
  • "The Wilds," story in Gordon Milk sequence, Feb 1987
  • "Witnessing a Shared World," essay, 16-19 Jan 1997
  • "Woman as Nature/Nature as Woman in Science Fiction," essay, 1978
  • "Wood Work," essay, 14-31 Jan 1999
  • World According to Mark Twain Afterword, 1-18 Sept 1992
  • "The Writer in the University," essay, 21 May – 5 June 1990
  • "Writing from the Center," essay, 2 May – 7 June 1994
  • "Yard Birds," essay, 12-26 June 1990
Major Works
Box 5
  • Audubon Novel, Notes (4 folders)
  • Audubon Novel, Early Drafts (3 folders)
  • Audubon Novel, Working Draft (2 folders)
  • Audubon Reader, Notes (4 folders)
  • Audubon Reader, Drafts (2 folders)
  • Bad Man Ballad, Version 1 (2 folders)
  • Bad Man Ballad, Version 2 (4 folders)
  • Bad Man Ballad, Version 3 (2 folders)
Box 6
  • Bad Man Ballad, Final Manuscript (2 folders)
  • Bad Man Ballad, Page Proofs (2 folders)
  • Bad Man Ballad, Correspondence and Reviews
  • Bad Man Ballad, Typescript (2 folders)
  • Bloomington Past & Present, Notes and Drafts (2 folders)
  • A Conservationist Manifesto, Version 1, April 2007 (2 folders)
  • A Conservationist Manifesto, Version 2, May 2008
  • A Conservationist Manifesto, Copyedited Manuscript, 11 Aug 2008
  • A Conservationist Manifesto, First-Pass Proof, 13 Oct 2008
  • A Conservationist Manifesto, Advanced Reading Copy
  • A Conservationist Manifesto, Publicity and Reviews
  • Country of Language, Correspondence
  • Country of Language, Draft
  • Country of Language, Manuscript
  • Country of Language, Copyedited Manuscript
  • Country of Language, Notes
Box 7
  • Dancing in Dreamtime and Other Stories, Typescripts (5 folders)
  • Engineer of Beasts, Notes
  • Engineer of Beasts, Drafts (2 folders)
  • Engineer of Beasts, Printed and Copyedited Manuscript (4 folders)
  • Engineer of Beasts, Final Version (2 folders)
  • Engineer of Beasts, Master Galley
  • Fetching the Dead, Manuscript
  • Fetching the Dead, Final Manuscript (2 folders)
  • Fetching the Dead, Typescript of Revised Version (2 folders)
Box 8
  • Fetching the Dead, Page Proofs (2 folders)
  • Fetching the Dead, Author's Page Proofs
  • Fetching the Dead, Permissions and Reviews
  • The Force of Spirit, Version 1 Typescript
  • The Force of Spirit, Version 2 Typescript
  • The Force of Spirit, Copyedited Typescript
  • The Force of Spirit, Uncorrected Page Proof
  • The Force of Spirit, Notes
  • The Force of Spirit, Correspondence
  • The Force of Spirit, Publicity
  • Hear the Wind Blow, Notes
  • Hear the Wind Blow, Drafts (5 folders)
Box 9
  • Hunting for Hope, Unedited Manuscript (2 folders)
  • Hunting for Hope, Photocopy of Copyedited Manuscript (2 folders)
  • Hunting for Hope, Author's Proof with Corrections
  • Hunting for Hope, Manuscript
  • Hunting for Hope, Original Manuscript with Editing
  • Hunting for Hope, Edited Manuscript with disks (2 folders)
  • Hunting for Hope, Uncorrected Page Proof
  • Hunting for Hope, Notes (4 folders)
  • Hunting for Hope, Correspondence
  • Hunting for Hope, Publishing Papers
Box 10
  • Hunting for Hope, Reviews, Interviews and Notices (2 folders)
  • In LimeStone Country, Reviews, Correspondence, etc.
  • In LimeStone Country, Text
  • In LimeStone Country, Copyedited Text
Box 31 (Oversize)
  • In LimeStone Country, Galley
Box 10
  • The Invisible Company, Drafts (3 folders)
  • The Invisible Company, Copyedited Manuscript (2 folders)
  • The Invisible Company, Version 3 (2 folders)
  • The Invisible Company, Final Version (2 folders)
Box 11
  • Ohio River, Various Versions
  • Ohio River, Notes
  • Ohio River, Correspondence and Publishing Materials
  • On D. H. Lawrence, Bound Typescript
  • On D. H. Lawrence, Notes and Drafts (4 folders)
  • Paradise of Bombs, Manuscript (4 folders)
  • Paradise of Bombs, Notes, Correspondence, etc.
  • Paradise of Bombs, Reprints (2 folders)
  • Paradise of Bombs, Reviews
  • Paradise of Bombs, Printed Book
Box 12
  • A Private History of Awe, Draft 2, finished 23 Nov 2004 (3 folders)
  • A Private History of Awe, Draft 3, finished 17 Dec 2004 (3 folders)
  • A Private History of Awe, Draft 4, finished 11 March 2005 (3 folders)
  • A Private History of Awe, Draft 4 with Paul Elie's Editing, finished 5 April 2005 (3 folders)
  • A Private History of Awe, Draft 5, finished 29 April 2005 (3 folders)
  • A Private History of Awe, Second-Pass Pages with Corrections, 21-26 Sept 2005 (3 folders)
Box 13
  • A Private History of Awe, Printer's Manuscript (3 folders)
  • A Private History of Awe, Proofs—First Pass (2 folders)
  • A Private History of Awe, Proofs—Author's Set (2 folders)
  • A Private History of Awe, Proofs—Final Pass (2 folders)
  • A Private History of Awe, Proofs—Master First Pass (2 folders)
  • A Private History of Awe, Proofs—Master Pages (2 folders)
  • A Private History of Awe, Dead Matter
  • A Private History of Awe, Final Proofs
Box 14
  • A Private History of Awe, Bound Uncorrected Proof (2 copies)
  • A Private History of Awe, Publication Materials
  • A Private History of Awe, Notes (2 folders)
  • A Private History of Awe, In Magazines
  • A Private History of Awe, Reviews (3 folders)
  • A Private History of Awe, Published Excerpts
Box 15
  • "Reviews" by Scott Russell Sanders
  • Science Fiction Film Guides (2 folders)
Box 31 (Oversize)
  • Science Fiction Film Guides
  • Secrets of the Universe, Galley
Box 15
  • Secrets of the Universe, Typescript
  • Secrets of the Universe, August 1990 version (2 folders)
  • Secrets of the Universe, Copyedited Manuscript (2 folders)
  • Secrets of the Universe, Publication Documents and Manuscript (2 folders)
  • Secrets of the Universe, Notes and Publicity (3 folders)
  • Secrets of the Universe, Reviews (2 folders)
  • Staying Put, Journal Entries and Notes
  • Staying Put, Early Draft (2 folders)
  • Staying Put, Home Ground manuscript (2 folders)
Box 16
  • Staying Put, Manuscript version (2 folders)
  • Staying Put, Manuscript Version 3 (2 folders)
  • Staying Put, Queries and Correspondence
  • Staying Put, Publisher's Proof (2 folders)
  • Staying Put, Notes on Publication
  • Staying Put, Printed Book
  • Staying Put, Reviews (4 folders)
  • Staying Put, Letters from Students, Montana State University, December 2003
  • Staying Put, Letters from Students, Montana State University, February 2004
  • Staying Put, Letters from Students, Montana State University, November 2004
  • Staying Put, Letters from Students, Montana State University, October 2007
  • Staying Put, Letters from Students, Montana State University, October 2008
  • Staying Put, Letters from Students, Montana State University, March 2009
  • Stone Country, Page Proofs
  • Stone Country, Notes and Sources (2 folders)
Box 17
  • Stone Country, Publicity, Reviews and Correspondence (2 folders)
  • Stone Country, Bound Text
  • Terrarium, Version 1, 1979-1980 (3 folders)
  • Terrarium, Version 2, 1982-1983
  • Terrarium, Final Copyedited Typescript, 1984 (2 folders)
  • Terrarium, Notes, Reviews, etc. (2 folders)
  • Warchild, Version 1, 1974-1975 (3 folders)
  • Warchild, Version 2, 1977 (2 folders)
Box 18
  • Warchild, Version 3, 1980 (3 folders)
  • Wilderness Plots, Version 1 (2 folders)
  • Wilderness Plots, Version 1 with Handwritten Revisions
  • Wilderness Plots, Version 2
  • Wilderness Plots, Final Version
  • Wilderness Plots, Ribbon Copy of Final Version
  • Wilderness Plots, Author's Galleys
  • Wilderness Plots, Notes, Correspondence, etc. (3 folders)
  • Wilderness Plots, Reviews and Publicity (2 folders)
  • Wilderness Plots, Proof
  • Wilderness Plots Show, Notes
  • Wilderness Plots Show, Publicity
  • Wilderness Plots Show, Correspondence
  • Wonders Hidden, Notes, drafts, etc.
Box 19
  • Writing from the Center, Version 1, July 1993 (2 folders)
  • Writing from the Center, Version 2, August 1994 (2 folders)
  • Writing from the Center, "The Common Life," Chapter of Manuscript
  • Writing from the Center, Copyedited Manuscript (2 folders)
  • Writing from the Center, Publisher's Proof with Notes (2 folders)
  • Writing from the Center, Notes for Preface
  • Writing from the Center, Advanced Reading Copy
  • Writing from the Center, Correspondence with Indiana University Press
  • Writing from the Center, Ads and Publicity Materials
  • Writing from the Center, Review, Galley, and Press Lists
  • Writing from the Center, Great Lakes Book Award, 1996
  • Writing from the Center, Publicity (3 folders)
  • Writing from the Center, Broadside

II. Correspondence

Arrangement of the correspondence is based on the original order provided by Scott Russell Sanders. Designations of "Individual" and "Organizational" correspondents are his.

Individuals
Box 20
  • Appleman, Phillip
  • Atwan, Robert
  • Bergé, Carol
  • Best, Marshall (Viking Press)
  • Bosworth, David
  • Cheuse, Alan
  • Cooper, Bernard
  • Egan, Michael
  • Elkin, Stanley
  • Elman, Richard
  • Frost, Greg
  • Garrett, George
  • Greer, Barry
  • Greer, Peter
  • Hoagland, Edward
  • Hoppe, David
  • Jackson, Richard W.
  • Jones, Scott
  • Kelly, Bill
  • Kessell, John
  • Lytle, Guy Fitch
  • Morgan, George (2 folders)
  • Neugeboren, Jay
  • Sperber, Murray
  • Swan, Brian
  • Van Wert, William
  • Wilkerson, Michael
  • Yurick, Sol
Box 21
  • A-Al
  • Am-Az
  • B-Bar
  • Bas-Be
  • Bf-Bo
  • Bp-Br
  • Bs-Bz
  • C-Ca
  • Cb-Cn
  • Co-Cz
  • D-De
  • Df-Dz
Box 22
  • E
  • F-Fl
  • Fm-Fz
  • G-Gl
  • Gm-Go
  • Gr-Gz
  • H-Han
  • Ham-Haz
  • Hb-He
  • Hf-Ho
  • Hp-Hz
  • I
  • J-Je
  • Jf-Jz
Box 23
  • K-Ke
  • Kf-Kl
  • Km-Kz
  • L-La
  • Lb-Le
  • Lf-Lz
  • M-Mb
  • Mc
  • Md-Mj
  • Mk-Mo
  • Mp-Mz
  • N
  • O
Box 24
  • P-Pe
  • Pf-Pl
  • Pm-Pz
  • Q
  • R-Re
  • Rf-Re
  • Rj-Rz
  • S-Sc
  • Sd-Si
  • Sj-Sp
  • So-Sz
  • T-Th
  • Ti-Tz
  • U
  • V
  • W-Wa
  • Wb-Wi
  • Wj-Wz
  • X-Y
  • Z
Organizations
Box 25
  • American Library Association
  • Arts Indiana
  • A.S.L.E (Association for Study of Literature and Environment)
  • Assorted Magazines, Publishers A-G
  • Assorted Magazines, Publishers H-N
  • Assorted Magazines, Publishers O-Z
  • Audubon
  • Bennington Writing Workshops
  • Bottom Dog Press (Larry Smith)
  • Bradbury Press
  • Capra Press
  • Children's Publishing
  • Chronicle of Higher Education
  • Family Anthology (Steve & Sharon Fiffer)
  • Gettysburg Review
  • Harper's Magazine
  • Indiana Arts Commission
  • Indiana Humanities Council
  • Lennon Productions
  • McCaskey, Patrick
  • Minnesota Review
  • North American Review
  • Northwest Review
  • Norton Publishers
  • Ohio Magazine (Wayne Dodd)
  • Ohio Review
  • Ohio State University Press
  • Omni
Box 26
  • Orion Society, 1991-1994
  • Orion Society, 1996
  • Orion Society, 1997
  • Orion Society, 1998
  • Orion Society, 1999
  • Orion Society, 2000
  • Orion Society, 2001
  • Orion Society, 2002
  • Orion Society, 2003
  • Parabola
  • Perkins, Rob
  • Pfeil, Fred
  • The Progressive
  • Readers Digest Books
  • Sewanee Review
  • Tall, Deborah
  • Tor Books
  • University of Georgia Press
  • Virginia Kidd Agency, 1979-1997 (4 folders)
  • Wallis, Don
  • White, Jon Manchip
  • Wild Earth
  • William Morrow Publishers
  • Witherspoon Associates
Schools and School Children
Box 27
  • Miscellaneous, 1992-2003
  • A-C, 1992-2003
  • D-L, 1992-2003
  • M-P, 1992-2003
  • Q-Z, 1992-2003
  • A-Z, 2003-2009
Students, 1971-1995
Box 28
  • A
  • B-Bo
  • Bp-Bz
  • C-Ch
  • Ci-Cz
  • D
  • E
  • F
  • G
  • H-Ha
  • Hb-Hz
  • I-J
  • K
  • L
  • M-Ma
  • Mb-Mz
  • N-O
  • P
  • Q-R
  • S-Sm
  • Sn-Sz
  • T
  • U-V
  • W-We
  • Wf-Wz
  • X-Z

III. Audio-Visual

Note: SRS = Scott Russell Sanders.

Audiotapes
Box 29
  • SRS interviewed about Wilderness Plots on WTIU "Profile," 6 Oct 1983
  • SRS and Jeffrey Wolin interviewed about Stone Country, IU News Bureau, Nov 1985
  • SRS interviewed about Stone Country and Hear the Wind Blow, WTIU, Dec 1985
  • Paradise of Bombs reviewed by Carol Bly and Patricia Hempl, Minnesota Public Radio, 4 Aug 1987
  • SRS reading from "Wayland" at Phillips Exeter Academy, Exeter, New Hampshire, 3 Oct 1991
  • SRS on Hoosier fiction, IU News Bureau, 5 Feb 1992
  • SRS quoted on "Down to Earth," WFPL, Louisville, Kentucky (1992) Performance of SRS's "Harm's Reach," Symphony Space, New York, New York, 10 March 1993
  • SRS interviewed on "Down to Earth" about Staying Put, WFPL, Louisville, Kentucky, 11 April 1993
  • On "Secrets of the Universe," Young Productions, Sugarland, Texas, 24 Aug 1993
  • On "Secrets of the Universe," Young Productions, Sugarland, Texas, Part II, 27 Aug 1993
  • SRS interviewed on Staying Put, Wisconsin Public Radio, 14 Sept 1993
  • SRS interviewed on "Down to Earth" about the Ohio River, WFPL, Louisville, Kentucky, 1993
  • SRS interviewed on KUAC, Fairbanks, Alaska, 17 March 1994
  • SRS reading on the Orion Society's Forgotten Language Tour, Tucson, Arizona, 3 April 1995
  • SRS interviewed on Florida Public Radio, May 1995
  • SRS interviewed by Jason Peters & Faye Clow, "About Books" WVIK radio, Rock Island, IL, 3 May 2006
  • SRS interviewed, along with Robert Michael Pyle, KCRI, Los Angeles, California, 1996
  • SRS in conversation with Hopewell Review, 1996
  • SRS interviewed on WFIU "Profiles," Dec 1997
  • SRS reading "Live from Prairie Lights," Iowa City, Iowa, 6 March 1998
  • SRS interviewed on "The Infinite Mind," 2001
  • SRS on "Book & Author Breakfast," undated
  • SRS on "Writing about the Heartland," undated
Compact Disks
  • SRS as master of ceremonies, "Spirit and Place Public Conversation," Clowes Hall, Indianapolis, 3 Nov 2002
  • Putting Memory in Place: Part One, "On Loan from the Sundance Sea" by SRS, 22 Feb 2007
  • Smart City, "An Authentic Sense of Place," 1 March 2007 (2 copies)
  • SRS reading from A Private History of Awe, Ithaca College, 27 Sept 2007
  • SRS on Eugene Debs and Wilderness Plots "Hunt," 24 Feb 2008
Videotapes
  • SRS interviewed about Stone Country, WTIU, Bloomington, Indiana, April 1986
  • SRS interviewed about James Alexander Thom, WTIU, Bloomington, Indiana, Oct 1990
  • SRS reading at Prairie Lights, Iowa City, Iowa, 5 Oct 1990; SRS on WTIU, Bloomington, Indiana, 9 Jan 1992; SRS on WTIU, 17 June 1993
  • SRS speaking at McCutcheon High School, Lafayette, Indiana, 2 May 1995
  • SRS interviewed on "Chicago Books," Chicago, Illinois, 26 Feb 1996
  • SRS interviewed about Gene Stratton Porter, 1996
  • SRS reading in Lannan Literary series, Los Angeles, California, 1997
  • SRS reading at Otterbein College, Westerville, Ohio, 29 Oct 1997
  • SRS visit to Otterbein College, Westerville, Ohio, Oct 1997
  • SRS interviewed about "Limestone," Dec 1997
  • SRS interviewed on WTIU, Bloomington, Indiana, 5 Aug 1999
  • SRS reading at Wilbur Wright Public Library, Dayton, Ohio, 2 Feb 2000
  • SRS introducing and interviewing Chet Raymo, Lannan Literary Series, Santa Fe, New Mexico, May 2001
  • SRS voice-over comments, orientation film, Indiana State Museum, Indianapolis, April 2002
  • SRS as keynote speaker, ground-breaking ceremony, renovation of Indianapolis Public Library, Sept 2002
  • SRS interviewed on "Naturally Indiana," WFYI Indianapolis, 2002
  • SRS reading in "Distinguished Visiting Writers" series, University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho, 16 April 2003
  • SRS interview, undated

IV. Biographical Materials

Box 30
  • Articles, 1991-1995 (2 folders)
  • Articles, 1995-2000 (2 folders)
  • Articles, 2000-2007 (2 folders)
  • Photographs, October 2002
  • Speaking Schedule, 1991-2006
  • Talks
  • "History as a Story Well Told" catalog, includes Aurora Means Dawn and Here Comes the Mystery Man by Scott Russell Sanders
  • Miscellaneous items removed from Sanders' books, including notes
Box 31 (Oversize)
  • Interview of Sanders in The Writer's Chronicle, Sept 2008
  • 2009 Indiana University Calendar

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