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Gerald Hausman was born 13 October 1945 in Baltimore, MD, the son of Sidney (an engineer) and Dorothy (Little) Hausman. He attended New Mexico Highlands University (B.A., 1968). His career has included Poetry teacher (Lenox, MA, 1969-1972), editor of the Bookstore Press (1972-1977), vice-president of Sunstone Press (Santa Fe, NM, 1979-1983); English teacher at the Santa Fe Preparatory School (1983-1987). He has also been the Poet-in-residence in public schools (1970-1976) and at Central Connecticut State College (1973). Hausman has received the Union College poetry prize (1965, Quebec Poems), and established the Gerald Hausman Scholarship awarded in author's name to two Native American high-school students at Santa Fe Preparatory School in 1985.
The collection contains manuscripts and correspondence pertaining to a significant number of Hausman's published books, in addition to the books and audiobooks themselves. Also included are a script, poems, slides and photographs, video materials and some artwork.
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Restrictions on Use
Permission to publish from these Papers must be obtained in writing from both the University of Connecticut Libraries and the owner(s) of the copyright.
Archives & Special Collections has a substantial collection of children's literature, including publication, manuscripts and artwork. For detailed information on these collections please contact the curator or ask at the reference desk.
African-American Alphabet (proof, paperback) Dodd Call No. B 5431/ B 5432
Anthology of Magazine Verse,1984 edition Dodd Call No.
Bestiaire Indiens d'Amerique Dodd Call No. A 4225
Beth Dodd Call No. B 3337
Circle Meadow Dodd Call No. B 3336
Contemporaries: Twenty-eight new American Poets (hardcover, pbk) Dodd Call No. B 4197/ B 5479a
Coyote walks on Two Legs Dodd Call No. CLC C 1202
Crazy to be Alive in such a Strange World Dodd Call No. B 5441
Doctor Moledinky's Castle (proof, hardcover) Dodd Call No. CLC C 1206/ C 1207
Duppy Talk Dodd Call No. CLC C 1208
Eagle Boy Dodd Call No. CLC C1203
The First Berkshire Anthology Dodd Call No. C 3454
From Seedbed to Harvest Dodd Call No. A 4255
Ghost Walk Dodd Call No. CLC A433
The Gift of the Gila Monster (proof, paperback) Dodd Call No. A 4222/ A 4223
The Gift of Tongues Dodd Call No. B 5444
Granite, Number 5, 6 Dodd Call No. LMC/ B 5484
The Greenfield Review v. 12 Dodd Call No. Dodd Periodicals
I Guerrieri della Prateria Dodd Call No. A 4227
How Chipmunk got Tiny Feet Dodd Call No. CLC C1204
Die Indianer, Meine Freunde Dodd Call No. C 5322
Junior Great Books, Series 5, First Semester Dodd Call No. B 5485
Meditations with Animals Dodd Call No. A4224
Meditations with the Navajo Dodd Call No. A4226
My Racine Dodd Call No. A 4247
The Mythology of Dogs Dodd Call No. C 5319
Naked and Fiery Forms Dodd Call No. A 4322
New Mexico Poetry Renaissance Dodd Call No. D 5443
Night Flight Dodd Call No. CLC C 1259
Night Herding Song Dodd Call No. A 4237
No Witness (proof, hardcover) Dodd Call No. A 4238/ A 4239
Our Place Dodd Call No. B 3339
Oyez Review Number 12, 13 Dodd Call No. B 5481/ B 5480
Phantoms of the Night Dodd Call No. A 4252
Poems Here and Now Dodd Call No. A 4236
Prayer to the Great Mystery (proof, hardcover) Dodd Call No. C 5320/ C 5321
The Second Berkshire Anthology Dodd Call No. C 3296
Sitting on the Blue-Eyed Bear Dodd Call No. A 4240
Southwest Dodd Call No. B 5446
Stargazer Dodd Call No. A 4241
The Sun Horse Dodd Call No. A 4242
Superheroes Dodd Call No. B 5445
Tales from the Great Turtle Dodd Call No. B 5442
The Third Berkshire Anthology Dodd Call No. B 3705
Tunkashila (proof, hardcover, paperback) Dodd Call No. A 4243/ A 4244/ A 4245
Turtle Dream Dodd Call No. A 4246
Turtle Island ABC Dodd Call No. CLC C 1205
Turtle Island Alphabet (hardcover, paperback) Dodd Call No. C 5317/ C 5318
Warriors of Blood and Dream Dodd Call No. A 4254
Wheel of Fortune Dodd Call No. A 4253
Wilderness Dodd Call No. C 5323
The Yogurt Cookbook Dodd Call No. A 4248
This record series is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.
Audio visual materials.
[Item description, #:#], Gerald Hausman Papers. Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center, University of Connecticut Libraries.
The collection was purchased from the author in 1997.
Writings by the Author
(With David Kherdian). Eight Poems, Giligia, 1968.
(Editor) Shivurrus Plant of Mopant and Other Children's Poems, Giligia, 1968.
New Marlboro Stage, Giligia, 1969.2nd edition, Bookstore Press, 1971.
Circle Meadow, Bookstore Press, 1972.
The Boy with the Sun Tree Bow, Berkshire Traveller Press, 1973.
Beth: The Little Girl of Pine Knoll, Bookstore Press, 1974.
Sitting on the Blue-Eyed Bear, Lawrence Hill, 1975.
(Under name Gerry Hausmanwith wife Lorry Hausman) The Pancake Book, Persea Books, 1976.
(Under nameGerry Hausman with L. Hausman) The Yogurt Book, Persea Books, 1977.
The Day the White Whales Came to Bangor, Cobblesmith, 1977.
Night Herding Song, Copper Canyon Press, 1979.
No Witness, Stackpole, 1980.
Runners, Sunstone Press, 1984.
Meditations with Animals: A Native American Bestiary, Bear & Co., 1986.
Meditations with the Navajo, Bear & Co., 1988.
Turtle Dream, Mariposa, 1989.
Stargazer, Lotus Press, 1989.
Ghost Walk, Mariposa, 1991.
Turtle Island Alphabet, St. Martin's, 1992.
The Navajo Way, Simon & Schuster, 1992.
Coyote Walks on Two Legs, Philomel, 1993.
Eagle Boy, Harper-Collins, 1993.
Turtle Island Alphabet for Young Readers, Harper-Collins, 1993.
Contributor to Kathleen Meagher. Poets in the Schools, Connecticut Commission on the Arts, 1973.
Contributor to anthologies, including Kherdian, Morrow. Contemporaries: 28 New American Poets Contemporaries: 28 New American Poets, Viking; Desert Review Anthology, Desert Review Press; and Poetry Here and Now, , .
Some of Hausman's work has been recorded on audiotapes and released by Lotus Press, including “Navajo Nights,”1987, “Stargazer,” 1989, “Native American Animal Stories,” 1990, and “Ghost Walk,” 1991.