Judith Moffett Oral History Project

Description: 
Judy Moffett is a writer and critic, born in Louisville, Kentucky in 1942. She received a Bachelor’s Degree from Hanover College, attended graduate school at Colorado State University and the University of Wisconsin, where she studied with James Ingram Merrill, and began a lifelong correspondence with him. Moffett received two Fulbright awards to teach and study Swedish poetry in Sweden, and many other grants and awards which led to the publication of two books of translations. Her Ph.D. is from the University of Pennsylvania, where she taught in the English Department for twenty years. Moffett's own creative writing resulted in many publications and awards. She taught at Iowa Writer’s Workshop, and was awarded fellowships to Yaddo and MacDowell Writers Colonies, and the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference. Later in her career she turned to science fiction, again resulting in many publications and awards. Moffett served as an Instructor in the English Department at the University of Kentucky from 2000-2004. The interviews in the project are a chronological account of Moffett’s career as a writer and an academic.

Project Accession: 
JMOFF001

Restriction: 
No Restrictions
Number of Interviews: 
14

 
 Interviewee(s)
 Accession Number
 Date
 Interviewer
 Access
 Restrictions
Judith Moffett  
2011oh248_jmoff002  
2011-02-18
Meg M. Shaw

No restrictions
Judith Moffett  
2011oh249_jmoff003  
2011-03-18
Meg M. Shaw

No restrictions
Judith Moffett  
2011oh250_jmoff004  
2011-06-24
Meg M. Shaw

No restrictions
Judith Moffett  
2011oh251_jmoff005  
2011-07-01
Meg M. Shaw

No restrictions
Judith Moffett  
2011oh252_jmoff006  
2011-07-08
Meg M. Shaw

No restrictions
Judith Moffett  
2011oh253_jmoff007  
2011-07-15
Meg M. Shaw

No restrictions
Judith Moffett  
2011oh254_jmoff008  
2011-08-05
Meg M. Shaw

No restrictions
Judith Moffett  
2011oh255_jmoff009  
2011-08-12
Meg M. Shaw

No restrictions
Judith Moffett  
2011oh256_jmoff010  
2011-08-19
Meg M. Shaw

No restrictions
Judith Moffett  
2012oh002_jmoff011  
2011-08-26
Meg M. Shaw

No restrictions
Judith Moffett  
2012oh003_jmoff012  
2011-09-09
Meg M. Shaw

No restrictions
Judith Moffett  
2012oh004_jmoff013  
2011-09-16
Meg M. Shaw

No restrictions
Judith Moffett  
2012oh005_jmoff014  
2011-09-23
Meg M. Shaw

No restrictions
Judith Moffett  
2012oh006_jmoff015  
2011-09-29
Meg M. Shaw

No restrictions

  

  

Persistent Link for this Record: https://kentuckyoralhistory.org/catalog/xt7xd21rjp3b