Title and statement of responsibility area
Women's movement collection (Andrea Lebowitz collector)
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- Source of title proper: Title of the collection is based on its subject matter and name of the collector.
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1967 - 1999 (Creation)
- Lebowitz, Andrea
Physical description area
39 cm of textual records
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Name of creator
Andrea Pinto Lebowitz came to Simon Fraser University in 1965 as a charter faculty member in the Department of English. Lebowitz participated in a number of feminist activities including the Women's Caucus. She became the first coordinator of the Women's Studies program and transferred her appointment to the Women's Studies Department in 1997.
Scope and content
Fonds contains material relating to Lebowitz's career at SFU and her participation in the Corrective Collective, a feminist writing group active in the 1970s. Fonds includes correspondence, minutes, proposals, publications, newspapers, invoices, receipts, a ledger, and other documents.
Immediate source of acquisition
Andrea Lebowitz donated the collection to the SFU Archives in 2001.
The materials were arranged by the Archivist.
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The files are open with no restrictions.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
Series descriptions and file and item lists are available. Appendices contains autobiographical notes and Andrea Lebowitz's comments on the fonds and the Corrective Collective.
Also see the inventories for Department of Women's Studies / SFU Archives (collector), F-62 and Frances Wasserlein fonds, F-162.
All accessions have been processed as of March 2006. No further accruals are expected.
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- Corrective Collective (Subject)
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Finding aid prepared by Frances Fournier, Enid Britt (November 2001); updated by Lisa Beitel (March 2006), Enid Britt (April 2007), Richard Dancy (Oct 2009).