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Interview of Katherine Anne Porter by Edna Tatspaugh, May 31, 1960, Mexico City, Mexico.

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Alternate title:Miss Katherine Anne Porter interviewed by Edna Tatspaugh
Summary:Interview of Katherine Anne Porter by Edna Tatspaugh in Mexico City, Mexico, May 31, 1960. Porter was a guest of the U.S. State Department International Educational and Cultural Exchange. Porter talks about the sources of her work, "The Jilting of Granny Weatherall," "Flowering Judas," her time in Mexico, the progress in Mexico since 1930, U.S. culture, her life in Europe in the 1930s, and Ship of Fools, which she avers is complete.
Contributor:Tatspaugh, Edna
Porter, Katherine Anne, 1890-1980
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United Mexican States
ArchivesUM location:Katherine Anne Porter papers
  • accession 66-5
Repository:Literary Manuscripts
Browse terms:Literature, Print Culture
Copyright holder:Possibly U.S. State Department International Educational and Cultural Exchange; on box "Voice of America/United States Information Agency/This recording is property of the United States of America"
Collection:Digital Collections
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