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Shannon, Jean



  • Usage: 1968 - 1978


Jean Shannon is listed as "Associate" to Philip Boatright's "Editor" in the first five issues of Steppenwolf (1965/1966-1973/1974). She evidently married Boatright in 1968 and her 1971 University of Nebraska at Omaha MA thesis was written under the name Jean Shannon Boatright. They were divorced in 1978 according to the Omaha World-Herald (4/5/78).

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Steppenwolf Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-0025
Scope and Contents The Steppenwolf Collection spans the years 1938-1991, with the bulk of the material dating from 1960-1977. The collection features the papers of Philip Boatright, editor of Steppenwolf: A journal of poetry and opinion, and his associate, Jean Shannon. Steppenwolf an independent, literary journal, featured poetry from the late 1960’s through the mid 1970’s. The Collection contains correspondence, books, manuscripts, photographs, newsletters, postcards, catalogs, and sound recordings....
Dates: 1938-1991