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Finding Aid for the VOX Press Collection

Descriptive Summary

PURL: http://purl.oclc.org/umarchives/MUM01705/
Title: VOX Press Collection
Dates: 2005-2007
Collector: Bourgeois, Louis E. ; Hipp, Max Bishop ; Pitts, J. E.
Physical Extent: 2 boxes (.834 linear feet)
Repository: University of Mississippi. Department of Archives and Special Collections. University, MS 38677, USA
Identification: MUM01705
Location: General Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Abstract: Material related to VOX Press.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information

Donated by Louis E. Bourgeois, Max Bishop Hipp and J.E. Pitts.

Processing Information

Collection processed by Stephanie McKnight and Nicholas Doyle, 2009.

Finding aid encoded by Jason Kovari, 22 June 2009. Revised and updated by Kathryn
Michaelis, February 2012.


No further additions are expected to this collection.

Subject Terms

Little magazines — Mississippi
American literature — 21st century — Periodicals
American poetry — 21st century — Periodicals
Oxford (Miss.) — Periodicals


little magazines
drafts (documents)
fliers (printed matter)

Historical Note

VOX Press, Inc. was founded as an independent literary journal in September 2004 by Louis E. Bourgeois, Max Bishop Hipp and J.E. Pitts. Since its inception, VOX Press
has published an assortment of books and journals, and has instituted the VOX Artist’s
Series, a series of artistic performances.

Scope and Content Note

The collection contains material related to VOX Press and the VOX poetry journal including copies of the published journals, drafts and original submissions,
and video. Also includes copies of The Daily Mississippian and Oxford Town.

User Information

Prefered Citation

VOX Press Collection, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The
University of Mississippi

Access Restrictions

The VOX Press Collection is open for research.

Copyright Restrictions

The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the
making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. Under
certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized
to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction. One of these specified conditions
is that the photocopy or reproduction is not to be “used for any purpose other
than private study, scholarship or research.” If a user makes a request for,
later uses, a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excess of “fair use”,
that user may be liable for copyright infringement.

Related Material

Resources at the University of Mississippi

Louis E. Bourgeois Collection (MUM01760), Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library

Separated Material

11 copies of VOX were sent to the main library.

Container List

Original Deposit, 2009
Folder 1.1

VOX v.1 no.1 Material – rough drafts and original submission pages
October 2004-May 2005
Folder 1.2

VOX v.1 no.1 Material

Folder 1.3

VOX v.1 no.1 Archives

Folder 1.4

VOX v.1 no.2 Material, 2006
Folder 1.5

VOX v.1 no.2 Printing Draft, April 2006
Folder 1.6

VOX v.1 no.2, v.1 no.3 Original Submissions

Folder 1.7

VOX v.1 no.3 Printing Pages

Folder 1.8

VOX v.1 no.3 Original Submissions

Folder 2.1

VOX v.1 no.3 Proofing Draft

Folder 2.2

VOX v.1 no.3 Distribution Flyer

Folder 2.3

VOX v.1 no.3 Final copy mailed to printer, February 2007
Folder 2.4

VOX v.1 no.2 Printing Quotes

Folder 2.5

Illustrations for VOX v.1 no.3

Folder 2.6

VOX v.1 no.1 April 2005
Folder 2.7

VOX v.1 no.2 April 2006
Folder 2.8

VOX v.1 no.3 April 2007
Folder 2.9

The Daily Mississippian, 26 April 2005
Folder 2.10

The Daily Mississippian, 14 July 2006
Folder 2.11

The Local Voice, 5-19 April 2007
Folder 2.12

Oxford Town, 21-27 April 2005
Folder 2.13

Oxford Town, 20-26 April 2006
Folder 2.14

Oxford Town, 6-12 July 2006
Folder 2.15

Oxford Town, 12-18 April 2007
Accretion, 2011
Box 2

DVD: Lady in the Boxcar, 2011
Scope: Short film produced by VOX Press
Box 2

DVD: The Nerve Center Collective, 1 November 2010
Scope: Recording of a multimedia performance event. Three copies.


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