ID: 3/RG 4/FP35-1-F3
Extent: 15.5 Cubic Feet
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Scope and Contents: This collection consists of material related to the life and work of Alan Cohn. During his time at SIU he was involved in the Shakespeare Quadricentennial which was a year long celebration of the 400th birthday of William Shakespeare. This collection includes the programs, plans, agendas, advertisments and correspondence between Cohn and many prominent Shakespeare scholars as well as director Sir Tyrone Guthrie and actor Basil Rathbone. Aside from this series there is also a great deal of material regarding his teaching, many of his publications in both draft and manuscript form, and miscellaneous artifacts.