Monday, 30 July 2012

New Mansfield manuscripts found

A British PhD student carrying out research at the archives of King's College London has resportedly discovered four previously unknown stories by the infamous New Zelaand author, Katherine Mansfield. This includes a 2,500 story entitled 'A Little Episode' dated 1909, which deals with her turbulent love life at the time. Find out more

Ref: 4-7005, Sir George Grey Special Collections
Classics by Mansfield include short stories such as 'The Fly', 'The Garden Party', 'The Canary' and 'The Doll's House'. Check out Katherine Mansfield resources in the heritage collections as well as a manuscript featuring Mansfield's signature (NZMS 554) in the Sir George Grey Special Collections.
Ref: AWNS-19080326-11-4, Sir George Grey Special Collections



1 comment:

  1. The Alexander Turnbull Library has six boxes of documents - many never seen publicly before - which help to tell the personal and social story behind Katherine Mansfield.

    For more information, please copy & paste the following web link into your browser:
    http://www.stuff.co.nz/dominion-post/news/7458319/Documents-cast-new-light-on-the-life-of-Mansfield

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