Collection Number: 253 Inclusive Dates: 1973 - 1986 Extent: 10 Cubic Feet Description: The Nethula Journal of Contemporary Literature was founded and edited by Essex Hemphill, a poet and writer from Washington, D.C. Published from 1979-1980, the Nethula Journal was a bi-monthly piece dedicated to a new era of black poets and writers. The Nethula Journal records document the day-to-day business of the periodical and contain correspondence, buiness files, financial and budget information, fundraising documents, mailing lists, submissions, and drafts of journal volumes.
Staff, DPAAC, "Nethula Journal Records" (2016). Manuscript Division Finding Aids. 255.