skip to content
James Jones and the Handy Writers' Colony Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

James Jones and the Handy Writers' Colony

Author: George Hendrick; Helen Howe; Don Sackrider
Publisher: Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

The story of James Jones and the Handy Colony, one of the most unusual writing colonies ever established in the United States. An aspiring but unpublished writer when she began the Colony in  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hendrick, George.
James Jones and the Handy Writers' Colony.
Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, ©2001
(OCoLC)606555650
Named Person: James Jones; Lowney Turner Handy; Harry Handy; Harry Handy; Lowney Turner Handy; James Jones; James (Schriftsteller) Jones
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Hendrick; Helen Howe; Don Sackrider
ISBN: 0809323656 9780809323654 0809323702 9780809323708
OCLC Number: 43945329
Description: x, 156 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: Lowney, Harry, Jim, and the Colony --
Lowney Turner Handy: The Early Life of a "Literary Angel" --
James Jones: The Early Years of a Returning Soldier Who "Wants to Write" --
The Beginnings of From Here to Eternity and of the Handy Colony --
Planning for the Colony Compound and Completing From Here to Eternity --
The Colony Gets Under Way in Marshall, Illinois --
Real Life and Fiction at the Colony --
Colonists Get Published and Jim Leaves for New York --
Jim's Marriage and Its Consequences for the Colony --
The Final Years.
Responsibility: George Hendrick, Helen Howe, and Don Sackrider.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"[This book is a] valuable folk history of the Marshall, Illinois, Handy Colony for writers and of its founders, Lowney and Harry Handy....The story of Lowney Handy and the Marshall colony for Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/43945329> # James Jones and the Handy Writers' Colony
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "43945329" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Place/carbondale> ; # Carbondale
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ilu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Place/illinois> ; # Illinois
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/821764> ; # Authors, American
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1353235> ; # Homes
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Person/jones_james_schriftsteller> ; # James (Schriftsteller) Jones
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1740837> ; # Writers' retreats
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Place/marshall_ill> ; # Marshall (Ill.)
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/14771646> ; # James Jones
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Person/jones_james_1921_1977> ; # James Jones
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Topic/kunstlervereinigung> ; # Künstlervereinigung
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Topic/kunstlerkolonie> ; # Künstlerkolonie
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205143> ; # Illinois.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Event/1900_1999> ; # 1900-1999
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/312726223> ; # Handy Writers' Colony.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Topic/authors_american_20th_century> ; # Authors, American--20th century
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1226728> ; # Illinois--Marshall.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Topic/writers_retreats_illinois_marshall_history> ; # Writers' retreats--Illinois--Marshall--History
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Organization/handy_writers_colony> ; # Handy Writers' Colony.
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/72948627> ; # Lowney Turner Handy
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/817549> ; # Artist colonies
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Topic/artist_colonies_illinois_marshall_history> ; # Artist colonies--Illinois--Marshall--History
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/975769> ; # Intellectual life
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/73078490> ; # Harry Handy
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.54/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Person/handy_lowney_turner> ; # Lowney Turner Handy
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Person/handy_harry> ; # Harry Handy
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1007815> ; # Manners and customs
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Person/sackrider_don> ; # Don Sackrider
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/7606473> ; # Helen Howe
    schema:copyrightYear "2001" ;
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Person/hendrick_george> ; # George Hendrick
    schema:datePublished "2001" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/51071> ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/606555650> ;
    schema:name "James Jones and the Handy Writers' Colony"@en ;
    schema:productID "43945329" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/43945329#PublicationEvent/carbondale_southern_illinois_university_press_2001> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Agent/southern_illinois_university_press> ; # Southern Illinois University Press
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780809323654> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780809323708> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA263212> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/43945329> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Agent/southern_illinois_university_press> # Southern Illinois University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Southern Illinois University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Organization/handy_writers_colony> # Handy Writers' Colony.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Handy Writers' Colony." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Person/handy_harry> # Harry Handy
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Handy" ;
    schema:givenName "Harry" ;
    schema:name "Harry Handy" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Person/handy_lowney_turner> # Lowney Turner Handy
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Handy" ;
    schema:givenName "Lowney Turner" ;
    schema:name "Lowney Turner Handy" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Person/hendrick_george> # George Hendrick
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Hendrick" ;
    schema:givenName "George" ;
    schema:name "George Hendrick" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Person/jones_james_1921_1977> # James Jones
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1921" ;
    schema:deathDate "1977" ;
    schema:familyName "Jones" ;
    schema:givenName "James" ;
    schema:name "James Jones" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Person/jones_james_schriftsteller> # James (Schriftsteller) Jones
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Jones" ;
    schema:givenName "James (Schriftsteller)" ;
    schema:name "James (Schriftsteller) Jones" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Person/sackrider_don> # Don Sackrider
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Sackrider" ;
    schema:givenName "Don" ;
    schema:name "Don Sackrider" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Place/marshall_ill> # Marshall (Ill.)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Marshall (Ill.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Topic/artist_colonies_illinois_marshall_history> # Artist colonies--Illinois--Marshall--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85008270> ;
    schema:name "Artist colonies--Illinois--Marshall--History"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Topic/kunstlerkolonie> # Künstlerkolonie
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Künstlerkolonie"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Topic/kunstlervereinigung> # Künstlervereinigung
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Künstlervereinigung"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/51071#Topic/writers_retreats_illinois_marshall_history> # Writers' retreats--Illinois--Marshall--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2006002978> ;
    schema:name "Writers' retreats--Illinois--Marshall--History"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1007815> # Manners and customs
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Manners and customs"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205143> # Illinois.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Illinois." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1226728> # Illinois--Marshall.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Illinois--Marshall." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1353235> # Homes
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Homes"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1740837> # Writers' retreats
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Writers' retreats"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/817549> # Artist colonies
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Artist colonies"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/821764> # Authors, American
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Authors, American"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/975769> # Intellectual life
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Intellectual life"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/14771646> # James Jones
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1921" ;
    schema:deathDate "1977" ;
    schema:familyName "Jones" ;
    schema:givenName "James" ;
    schema:name "James Jones" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/312726223> # Handy Writers' Colony.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Handy Writers' Colony." ;
    schema:name "Handy Writers' Colony" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/72948627> # Lowney Turner Handy
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Handy" ;
    schema:givenName "Lowney Turner" ;
    schema:name "Lowney Turner Handy" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/73078490> # Harry Handy
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Handy" ;
    schema:givenName "Harry" ;
    schema:name "Harry Handy" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/7606473> # Helen Howe
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1927" ;
    schema:familyName "Howe" ;
    schema:givenName "Helen" ;
    schema:name "Helen Howe" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780809323654>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0809323656" ;
    schema:isbn "9780809323654" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780809323708>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0809323702" ;
    schema:isbn "9780809323708" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/606555650>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "James Jones and the Handy Writers' Colony." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/43945329> ; # James Jones and the Handy Writers' Colony
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.