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E.M. Broner collection

Identifier: 11-MWalB02525

Scope and Contents

The collection concerns the writings, rituals, and correspondence of E.M. Broner. The component relating to the writings of E.M. Broner includes manuscripts and published books, articles, stories, and poetry. It also includes criticism, reviews, and publicity of E.M. Broner's work as well as her reviews of the work of other authors.

A second component relates to E.M. Broner's rituals and includes sources of information used in the construction of her rituals and texts, photographs, recordings, and artifacts related to the rituals, particularly the Women's Seder and Women's Haggadah.

A third important component includes the correspondence of E.M Broner with her associates and family.


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Conditions Governing Access

Access to the collection is in accordance with the policies of the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University.  Please contact the department for more information.

Conditions Governing Use

Requests to reproduce or publish material from the collection should be directed to the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University.


28.00 Linear Feet

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Arranged in eleven series: 1. Correspondence, 1960s-1990s; 2. Rituals, 1970s-1990s; 3. Speeches, Political and Conferences, 1960s-1990s; 4. Women's Art, 1980s; 5. Teaching, 1970s; 6. Manuscripts, 1970s-1990s; 7. Criticism, Reviews and Interviews, 1960s-1990s; 8. Writings by Other Authors, 1970s-1990s; 9. Publicity, Illustrations, and Awards, 1940s-1990s; 10. Multimedia, 1960s-1990s; 11. Books, 1950s-1990s.

For more information about each series, please consult the series descriptions in the box and folder listing.

Other Descriptive Information

Addenda to this collection may not be listed in the finding aid, but may be available for research use. Please contact us for more information.

Processing Information

Processed by Paula Dacarett in 2003.  Archon finding aid created by Craig Bruce Smith in 2010.

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Repository Details

Part of the Brandeis University Repository

415 South St.
Waltham MA

About Us

The Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department at Brandeis University consists of two collecting units, the University Archives and Special Collections. University Archives documents the history and development of Brandeis University and its faculty, staff, students, and alumni. Special Collections features a broad array of unique primary source materials across a wide range of disciplines that support research, teaching and learning at Brandeis. Learn more about our collections