Collection CHC5282 - Antonio Orlando Rodríguez Papers

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Antonio Orlando Rodríguez Papers


  • 1975-2008 (Creation)


1 Box

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The Antonio Orlando Rodríguez Papers consist of original manuscripts, notes, and literary annotations related to Rodríguez's works; editorial contracts; prizes and awards; videos of interviews; publicity materials for the novels Aprendices de brujo (2005) and Chiquita (2007); and press releases.

This collection provides insight into the writing process of Rodríguez, giving the researcher access to the manuscripts, research materials and notes he compiled while writing four of his books: Abuelita Milagro(1977), Romerillo en la cabeza (2006), Aprendices de brujo(2005) and Chiquita (2008). Rodríguez also collected playbills, photographs and catalogs for theater and art exhibitions in the United States and Cuba.

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This collection is arranged by material type into five series: Series 1, Literary Manuscripts and Notes;  Series 2, Publicity and Awards; Series 3, Theater Ephemera; Series 4, Editorial Contracts; and Series 5, Clippings and Audiovisual Materials.

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This collection is open for research. This collection is currently unprocessed.

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Requests to publish or display materials from this collection require written permission from the rights owner. Please contact for more information.

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  • Spanish
  • English

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The playbills were separated and added to the Theater Ephemera Collection, CHC5160, on 10/31/12. They were returned to the Antonio Orlando Rodríguez Papers on 8/30/17 by Amanda Moreno, Archivist.

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