Benjamin, Ross mss., 2010-2014

Papers of Ross Benjamin, 2010-2014, at the Lilly Library, Indiana University

Finding aid created by Caylin Wigger

Creator: Benjamin, Ross
Creator: Pletzinger, Thomas, 1975-
Creator: Setz, Clemens J., 1982-
Title: Benjamin, Ross mss.
Collection No.: LMC 2734
Dates: 2010-2014
Quantity:

Quantity: 2 Boxes

Abstract: The Benjamin, Ross mss. consist of manuscripts, corrected page proofs, and drafts of Benjamin's translations from the German.
Location: ALF (Auxiliary Library Facility)
Language: English , German .
Repository: Lilly Library
1200 E. Seventh St.
Bloomington, Indiana 47405-5500
Business Number: 812-855-2452
liblilly@indiana.edu
URL: https://libraries.indiana.edu/lilly-library

Biographical Note

Ross Benjamin is a writer, literary critic, and translator of German-language literature into English. A former Fulbright scholar and a 2015 Guggenheim Fellow, Benjamin is best known for his translations of Franz Kafka, Clemens J. Setz, and Thomas Pletzinger, among others.

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of manuscripts and corrected page proofs of Thomas Pletzinger's novel Funeral for a Dog , translated from the German by Ross Benjamin. Also included are annotated drafts of Benjamin's translation of Clemens J. Setz's Indigo .

Arrangement

The collection is arranged by work.

Restrictions

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Item], Benjamin, Ross mss., Lilly Library, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift: 2011, 2014

Collection Inventory

box 1

Series:

Indigo , 2014
box 1
folder 1
Draft Part One pp.1-35 , undated
box 1
folder 2
Draft Part One pp.36-70 , undated
box 1
folder 3
Draft Part One pp.71-113 , undated
box 1
folder 4
Draft Part Two pp.114-155 , undated
box 1
folder 5
Draft Part Two pp.156-195 , undated
box 1
folder 6
Draft Part Two pp.196-235 , undated
box 1
folder 7
Draft Part Two pp.236-254 , undated
box 1
folder 8
Draft Part Three pp.255-276 , undated
box 1
folder 9
Draft Part Four pp. 277-310 , undated
box 1
folder 10
Draft Part Four pp.311-345 , undated
box 1
folder 11
Draft Part Four pp.346-380 , undated
box 1
folder 12
Draft Part Four pp. 381-415 , undated
box 1
folder 13
Draft Part Four pp.416-449 , undated
box 1
folder 14
Draft Part Five pp.450-back cover , undated
box 1
folder 15
First Pass pp.front cover-36 , undated
box 1
folder 16
First Pass pp.37-88 , undated
box 1
folder 17
First Pass pp.89-134 , undated
box 1
folder 18
First Pass pp.135-190 , undated
box 1
folder 19
First Pass pp.191-264 , undated
box 1
folder 20
First Pass pp.265-326 , undated
box 1
folder 21
First Pass pp.327-391 , undated
box 1
folder 22
Second Pass pp.front cover-36 , undated
box 1
folder 23
Second Pass pp.37-104 , undated
box 1
folder 24
Second Pass pp.105-190 , undated
box 1
folder 25
Second Pass pp.191-254 , undated
box 1
folder 26
Second Pass pp.255-338 , undated
box 1
folder 27
Second Pass pp.339-391 , undated
box 1
folder 28
Third Pass pp.front cover-36 , undated
box 1
folder 29
Third Pass pp.37-106 , undated
box 1
folder 30
Third Pass pp.107-160 , undated
box 1
folder 31
Third Pass pp.161-228 , undated
box 1
folder 32
Third Pass pp.229-292 , undated
box 1
folder 33
Third Pass 293-372 , undated
box 1
folder 34
Third Pass 373-back cover , undated
box 1
folder 35
Fourth Pass , undated
box 2

Series:

Funeral For a Dog , 2010-2011
box 2
folder 36
1st Pass pp.cover-54 from Benjamin to Nancy Palmquist , 25 August 2010
box 2
folder 37
1st Pass pp.55-114 from Benjamin to Nancy Palmquist , 25 August 2010
box 2
folder 38
1st Pass pp.115-184 from Benjamin to Nancy Palmquist , 25 August 2010
box 2
folder 39
1st Pass pp.185-260 from Benjamin to Nancy Palmquist , 25 August 2010
box 2
folder 40
1st Pass pp.261-back cover , 25 August 2010
box 2
folder 41
1st Pass from Devon pp.cover to 54 , 08 September 2010
box 2
folder 42
1st Pass from Devon pp.55-124 , 08 September 2010
box 2
folder 43
1st Pass from Devon pp.125-204 , 08 September 2010
box 2
folder 44
1st Pass from Devon pp.205-274 , 08 September 2010
box 2
folder 45
1st Pass from Devon pp.275-back cover , 08 September 2010
box 2
folder 46
2nd Pass from Devon pp.front-50 , 14 October 2010
box 2
folder 47
2nd Pass from Devon pp.51-120 , 14 October 2010
box 2
folder 48
2nd Pass from Devon pp.121-190 , 14 October 2010
box 2
folder 49
2nd Pass from Devon pp.191-260 , 14 October 2010
box 2
folder 50
2nd Pass from Devon pp.261-back cover , 14 October 2010
box 2
folder 51
Returned 3rd Pass pp.front cover-64 , 26 October 2010
box 2
folder 52
Returned 3rd Pass pp.65-144 , 26 October 2010
box 2
folder 53
Returned 3rd Pass pp.145-216 , 26 October 2010
box 2
folder 54
Returned 3rd Pass pp.217-276 , 26 October 2010
box 2
folder 55
Returned 3rd Pass pp.277-back cover , 26 October 2010
box 2
folder 56
4th Pass , 2 November 2010
box 2
folder 57
Corrections from Denise Scarfi , 6 December 2010
box 2
folder 58
Notes on 5th Pass From Devon of Norton pp.title-52 , 6 December 2010
box 2
folder 59
Notes on 5th Pass From Devon of Norton pp.53-114 , 6 December 2010
box 2
folder 60
Notes on 5th Pass From Devon of Norton pp.115-176 , 6 December 2010
box 2
folder 61
Notes on 5th Pass From Devon of Norton pp.177-238 , 6 December 2010
box 2
folder 62
Notes on 5th Pass From Devon of Norton pp.239-back cover , 6 December 2010
box 2
folder 63
Sticky Note Galley pp.1-39 , undated
box 2
folder 64
Sticky Note Galley pp.40-79 , undated
box 2
folder 65
Sticky Note Galley pp.80-119 , undated
box 2
folder 66
Sticky Note Galley pp.120-159 , undated
box 2
folder 67
Sticky Note Galley pp.160-199 , undated
box 2
folder 68
Sticky Note Galley pp.200-239 , undated
box 2
folder 69
Sticky Note Galley pp.240-279 , undated
box 2
folder 70
Sticky Note Galley pp.280-319 , undated
box 2
folder 71
Sticky Note Galley pp.320-330 , undated
box 2
folder 72
Large Text Proof pp.1-39 , undated
box 2
folder 73
Large Text Proof pp.40-79 , undated
box 2
folder 74
Large Text Proof pp.80-119 , undated
box 2
folder 75
Large Text Proof pp.120-159 , undated
box 2
folder 76
Large Text Proof pp.160-199 , undated
box 2
folder 77
Large Text Proof pp.200-239 , undated
box 2
folder 78
Large Text Proof pp.240-279 , undated
box 2
folder 79
Large Text Proof pp.280-319 , undated
box 2
folder 80
Large Text Proof pp.320-330 , undated
box 2
folder 81
Master pp.1-64 , undated
box 2
folder 82
Master pp.65-130 , undated
box 2
folder 83
Master pp.131-196 , undated
box 2
folder 84
Master 197-260 , undated
box 2
folder 85
Master 262-330 , undated