Wednesday, May 27, 2009
Cormac McCarthy Archives Now Open
Beginning May 18th, the archive of Cormac McCarthy's work papers, located at Texas State University’s Alkek Library in San Marcos, was opened for research purposes. According to the University’s press release, “[t]he fully processed collection stands at almost 100 boxes and includes correspondence, notes, hand-written and typed drafts, setting copies, proofs, and other materials documenting McCarthy’s career.” The University has published a detailed electronic list of what’s available. Research hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and access to the McCarthy Papers is by appointment only.