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Ethan Shaskan Bumas Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-MS-ms020

The Ethan Shaskan Bumas papers contains three items of correspondence, five manuscripts, reading announcements and clippings.


  • Creation: circa 1998


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Biographical Information

Ethan Shaskan Bumas is the author of the story collection The Price of Tea in China, a finalist for PEN America West Fiction Book of the Year, and the translator, with Alejandro Branger, of three Carlos Fuentes novels, Vlad, Adam in Eden, and Friedrich on the Balcony. He teaches at New Jersey City University. He is a graduate of the Comparative Literature program at Washington University in St. Louis.

Method of Acquisition

Accession number 22970

Ethan Shaskan Bumas Papers
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Revision Statements

  • 2021 February 17: Resource record updated in ArchiveSpace by Sarah Schnuriger.

Collecting Area Details

Part of the Manuscripts Collecting Area

Joel Minor
Olin Library, 1 Brookings Drive
MSC 1061-141-B
St. Louis MO 63130 US
(314) 935-5495