File 337 - Letters from John S. Mogabgab

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CA ON00389 F4-2-337

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Letters from John S. Mogabgab

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  • 1979 (Creation)

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1.2 cm of textual records

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(1932-1996)

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File consists of letters from John S. Mogabgab, Nouwen's assistant and co-lecturer, including:
-letters regarding Nouwen's affairs in New Haven, such as the purchase of a new Honda, the originisation of projector slides for Nouwen's lectures, research into the Hesychastic tradition for their 1979-1980 course Hesychasm, materials to be bound and the use of his office space during his sabbatical.

  • editorial criticism of manuscripts sent to him by Nouwen.
  • copies of letters by Mogabgab sent to Nouwen's publishers in his capacity as a reader and editor of Nouwen's manuscripts.
    -copies of letters written by Nouwen to administrators of the Lilly Foundation, The Henry Luce Foundation, The Rockefeller Foundation, The Ludwig Vogelstein Foundation, The American Council of Learned Societies, and the National Endowment of the Humanities.
    -copies of sermons and lectures written and delivered by Mogabgab.

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2000 01 ; 2000 02

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Box 48, File 2626

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