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Welch, John Hope, 1942- (poet, publisher and teacher)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1942-

Biography

John Hope Welch was born in Southgate, London, in 1942, and read Modern Languages at Magdalene College, Cambridge (B.A. 1965). After training as a teacher in Southampton and teaching for a year in Lyon, he specialised as a teacher of English to school students recently arrived in Britain, working in this field for twenty-seven years. He founded The Many Press in 1975. Welch's collections of verse are 'Out walking' (London: Anvil, 1984); 'The eastern boroughs' (Exeter: Shearsman, 2004); and 'Collected poems' (Exeter: Shearsman, 2008).

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

 Fonds

Andrew Crozier, 'Were There'

 Fonds
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10020
Dates: 1975-1979 (and undated)
 File

Cambridge poets (1)

 File
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10013/2/49
Scope and Contents

Letters and poems: Denise Riley, eight poems, two with messages added; Nick Totton, 'The Aphasia Murders', 'Fully in the Light' and three single-page texts; John Welch, nine letters and a collaborative text; Martin Thom, poems (mostly pages from magazines) letters and a review; Ian Patterson, document with some poems.

Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection contains personal correspondence. The provisions of the Data Protection Act (1998) apply. Access to documents may be restricted if they contain information exempted from disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act, 2000.
 Fonds

David Chaloner, 'Hotel Zingo'

 Fonds
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10024
Dates: 1979
 File

John Welch

 File
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10013/2/43
Scope and Contents

Letters, postcards and poems, including versions of 'Its Radiance'.

Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection contains personal correspondence. The provisions of the Data Protection Act (1998) apply. Access to documents may be restricted if they contain information exempted from disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act, 2000.
 Fonds

Letters from Andrew Crozier

 Fonds
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10021
Dates: 18 Feb. 1970-1 June 1988
 Fonds

Papers of John Welch and archive of The Many Press

 Fonds
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10064
Dates: 1970-2014 (circa)
 Fonds
 Item

WELCH, John, c.mid-1970s

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10038/8/53
Scope and Contents

Single undated letter from John Welch to John Riley.

Dates: c.mid-1970s

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Collection 5
Archival Object 3
 
Subject
Poetry 2