August Wilson archive to Pitt!

Big news on the literary scene! Pitt has acquired August Wilson’s papers! 450 boxes of pure gold. As an archivist it makes my heart sing, but as an August Wilson scholar it is a dream come true. Scholarship had reached some limits and demand for his papers was high. Here are a few links:

https://www.playbill.com/article/august-wilsons-archives-to-be-housed-in-pittsburgh-playwrights-hometown

https://triblive.com/aande/museums/pitt-library-system-acquires-august-wilson-archive/

https://www.post-gazette.com/ae/theater-dance/2020/10/29/August-Wilson-University-of-Pittsburgh-buys-literary-archive-Pittsburgh-Cycle-Pulitzer/stories/202010280135

More later.

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