Special Collections

Title Lawrence Scott Archive
Repository The Alma Jordan Library, The University of the West Indies
Identifier SC160
Date 1991-2018
Extent 3 Cubic feet
Language English
Preferred Citation note
Collection Inventory

Witchbroom 1991-2018

Large Items

Box: 4

Photo of Lawrence Scott. Black and white.

J'Ouvert by Lawrence Scott. In Revue Noire 9. Jun-Jul,. 1993. 33+

Correspondence 1989-2001

Aitken, Gillon. 1989

Box: 1 Folder: 1

Association of Commonwealth Literature and Language Studies 1992

Box: 1 Folder: 2

Fairbairn, Elizabeth (John Johnson Author's Agent Limited) 1991-2001

Box: 1 Folder: 3

Heinemann 1993

Box: 1 Folder: 4

Heinemann and Allison Busby 1990-1991

Box: 1 Folder: 5

Knowland, Anthony S. 1992

Box: 1 Folder: 6

Selvon, Sam (including photo of Selvon and Shastri Maharaj). 1992

Box: 1 Folder: 7

Weldon, Fay. 1991-1992

Box: 1 Folder: 8

Virgin Books and Allison Busby 1991-1994

Box: 1 Folder: 9

Pre-Publication

Doodles of Lavren the main character 1992

Box: 1 Folder: 10

Research index cards undated

Box: 1 Folder: 11

Pre-publication reviews to publishers by Professor Ken Ramchand and Stewart Brown. 1990

Box: 1 Folder: 12

Publication and publicity

Book Launch at St Aubyn's Book Services Limited: photographs of Garth Nicholas, Jenny Green, Asha Lovelace, Earl Lovelace, Ken Ramchand, Simon Lee, Lawrence Scott, Mr. St Aubyn, Jeremey Taylor, Dr Patricia Ismond and Patricia Saunders included. Newspaper article: 'Witchbroom is utterly Caribbean' Trinidad Guardian, Monday 17th August, 1992. 1992

Scope and Contents note

Includes 9 photos (Earl Lovelace, Ken Ramchand, Patricia Ismond, Patricia Saunders, Lawrence Scott and others).

Box: 1 Folder: 13

Text of the speech done by Barbara Bleiman for the UK launch of the novel. 1992

Box: 1 Folder: 14

Publicity and readings. 1992-1996

Box: 1 Folder: 15

A variety of publicity materials put out by Allison & Busby and Virgin Books. 1992-1994

Box: 1 Folder: 16

Publicity materials 1992-1993

Box: 1 Folder: 17

Publicity: Newspapers 1991-1994

Box: 1 Folder: 18

Publicity incluing Birmingham and Readers conferences. One photo of Lawrence Scott and a display at Anglia Polytechnic University. 1993

Box: 1 Folder: 19

Book fairs: New Beacon Books. International Book Fair and a photo with Lawrence Scott and the novel. 1993

Box: 1 Folder: 20

Carifesta 1992 & 1995 1992, 1995

Box: 1 Folder: 21

Commonwealth Writers Prize: shortlisted 1993

Box: 1 Folder: 22

BBC at Bedtime: 10 photos which include Stephen Hayward, Polly Pattullo, Margaret Busby, Marina Salandy Brown, Jenny Green, Lawrence Scott, Roy Heath, John La Rose, Joan Goody, Sarah White. 1993

Box: 1 Folder: 23

BBC Book a Bedtime cassette tapes 1993

Box: 1 Folder: 24

BBC Book at Bedtime: newspaper clippings 1993

Box: 1 Folder: 25

BBC Book at Bedtime. Abridged manuscript done by Magaret Busby. 1993

Box: 1 Folder: 26

Promotional materials 1992-1993

Box: 1 Folder: 27

Book Reviews for Witchbroom

Witchbroom Reviews 1 (including Wasafir 1992, no. 16) 1992 -1997

Box: 1 Folder: 28

Witchbroom reviews 2 1991-1993

Box: 1 Folder: 29

Andrew Salkey's Score Committee 1992

Box: 1 Folder: 30

EACLALS conference and 2 photos of Lawrence Scott 1993

Box: 1 Folder: 31

Essays on Witchbroom

Box: 1 Folder: 32

Society of Caribbean Studies 1991

Box: 1 Folder: 33

An exploration of Creole identity: readings from Witchbroom.

Publicity photos 1993

Box: 1 Box: 34

UWI Today 4 November 2018 2018

Box: 1 Folder: 35

Witchbroom manuscripts

Early handwritten notes for Witchbroom

Box: 2 Folder: 1

Original typescript with letter from Peter Day. Witchbroom 1992

Box: 2 Folder: 2

Handwritten drafts for Witchbroom 1984-1987

Box: 2 Folder: 3

First draft of Witchbroom before submission

Box: 2 Folder: 4

Almost final draft, Witchbroom 1989-1990

Box: 2 Folder: 5

Beginning of French translation

Box: 2 Folder: 6

Draft after vol. 2: left after breaking up and editing

Box: 2 Folder: 7

Hannah Kanter edited script: Witchbroom

Box: 2 Folder: 8

Two copies of First draft submitted to John Johnson, Elizabeth Fairbairn (agent). Consists of vol 1+ 2 1988

Box: 3

First draft submitted to John Johnson and Elizabeth Fairbairn(agent) vol 1 1988

Box: 3 Folder: 1

First draft (copy) submitted to John Johnson Elizabeth Fairbairn (Agent) vol 1 1988

Box: 3 Folder: 2

First draft submitted to John Johnson and Elizabeth Fairbairn (agent) vol 2 1988

Box: 3 Folder: 3

First draft (copy) submitted to John Johnson and Elizabeth Fairbairn (agent) Vol 2 1988

Box: 3 Folder: 4

Books (3 copies of Witchbroom)

Jouvert by Lawrence Scott. Revue Noire No. 9 1993. p. 333-34

Box: 4

1 large portrait of Lawrence Scott

Box: 4