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Sporn, Paul

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1921-

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Federal Patronage of the Arts in Michigan During the Great Depression Oral Histories

 Collection
Identifier: UOH001700
Abstract Between 1978 and 1980, Paul Sporn interviewed Michigan artists and writers active in government-sponsored arts programs during the Great Depression for his book, ...
Dates: 1978 - 1980

Paul Sporn Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UP001700
Abstract Paul Sporn, Emeritus Professor of English at Wayne State University, acquired the papers in this collection during research for his book, Against Itself: The Federal Theater and Writers' Projects in the Midwest, published in 1995. They consist primarily of playscripts and manuscripts written and produced under the patronage of the federal government's Works Progress Administration in the 1930s-1940s, comprising 1 linear foot of materials.
Dates: 1930 - 1949