Guide to the Papers of Linda Jaivin

MS Acc07.018 and MS Acc12.072

National Library of Australia

Collection Summary

Title
Papers of Linda Jaivin
Date Range
ca. 1982-2012
Collection Number
MS Acc07.018 and MS Acc12.072
Extent
3.45 metres (13 boxes + 4 archive cartons + 1 small box)
Language of Materials
English
Repository
National Library of Australia

Introduction

Conditions Governing Access

Please refer to the collection's catalogue record for the access conditions (http://nla.gov.au/nla.cat-vn3920140).

Conditions Governing Use

Copying and publishing of unpublished manuscript material is subject to copyright restrictions. For such material, written permission to publish must be obtained from the copyright holder(s). Copying of unpublished material for research purposes is permissible 50 years after the death of the creator of the material.

Preferred Citation

Items from this collection should be cited as '[Title or description of manuscript item], Papers of Linda Jaivin, National Library of Australia, [class number, box number and series and/or file number]'.

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Collection Retrieval Advice

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Item Descriptions

Class MS Acc07.018. Original Consignment

Research material, drafts and correspondence relating to Jaivin's writing projects, and some published editions of books.

Comprises 4 archive cartons, 1 small box.

File. 45 AUDIO CASSETTE TAPES. Possibly mid 1990s audiotapes of interviews conducted with one of the subjects of her books. (Names on labels include Hou Dejian, Hou Dewei, Jin Zhong, Zhou Yu, dates are 1990-1991). - Box 1

File. Also includes draft 31/8/06 A most immoral woman - Box 1

File. Large manila folder labelled "(partial) background research for Infernal Optimist". - Box 1

File. Chinese Sociology and Anthropology-Winter 1994-1995, "Sex", Linda Jaivin, Guest Editor - Box 2

File. Copies of Eat Me, various overseas editions - Box 2

File. Linda Jaivin and Hum, Rock n Roll Babes from Outer Space CDs - Box 2

File. The Monkey and the Dragon, Drafts, Edited by Linda Jaivin, Michael Heyward, Geremie Barmie. - Box 2

File. The Infernal Optimist -Unedited Manuscript drafts - Box 2

File. The Year the Dragon Came, Draft, original Chinese transcript by Sang Ye, edited by Linda Jaivin, published in 2006, with some correspondence and some translation. - Box 3

File. Seeking Djiran, a three-act play by Linda Jaivin, Early Drafts - Box 3

File. The Infernal Optimist, Draft, 30/05/05 - Box 3

File. The Monkey and the Dragon, early draft, pre-Text publishing - Box 3

File. The Monkey and the Dragon, Draft, with notes from Nicholas Jose - Box 3

File. The Infernal Optimist, Draft, 12/01/05 - Box 3

File. The Infernal Optimist, Draft, 09/05/05 - Box 3

File. Jacklyn and Lucinda, or the Authoress is Dead, Short story, revised 26/12/04 - Box 3

File. Correspondence with Times Books, N.Y., Re: New Ghosts, Old Dreams - Box 4

File. Dead Sexy, Drafts, Edited by Michael Heyward - Box 4

File. Miles Walker, You"re Dead, Drafts, Edited by Michael Heyward - Box 4

File. Rock n Roll Babes from Outer Space, Draft, Edited by Michael Heyward - Box 4

File. Rock n Roll Babes from Outer Space, UK Edition - Box 4

File. Rock n Roll Babes from Outer Space, U.S.A. Edition, Softback - Box 4

File. Rock n Roll Babes from Outer Space, U.S.A Edition, Hardback - Box 4

File. The Monkey and the Dragon, notebooks, records, transcripts etc of interviews - Box 4

File. Hou Dejian, transcripts from interviews etc for Gates of Heavenly Peace doc - Box 4

File. Correspondence (email) with Text Publishing, Cameron Cresswell Agency, other agents overseas, Australian and overseas publishers: covers books, editing, launching, publicity, royalties, travel itineraries etc and the switch to Fourth Estate among other issues. 2000 to 24 January 2007. - Box 5

Class MS Acc12.072. Consignment Added 2012

Papers relating to works including: A most immoral woman; The infernal optimist; Pan Jinian; Seeking Dijra; The empress lover; Dangerous obsession of golden lotus and the education of proofreader; shorter pieces including essays, lectures, radio talks; and professional and personal correspondence.

Comprises 13 boxes.

Series. Drafts

File. A Most Immoral Woman, 31-10-2006 - Box 1
File. A Most Immoral Woman, 25-12-2006 - Box 1
File. A Most Immoral Woman, 16-03-2007 - Box 1
File. Infernal Optimist, 19-06-2004 - Box 1
File. Infernal Optimist, 2002/2003 - Box 1
File. Seeking Djira (Play) - Box 2

Originally in box 1-relocated to box 2

File. A Most Immoral Woman, 20-05-2007 - Box 2

post-it notes comments from publisher Linda Funnell. Originally in box 2.

File. A Most Immoral Woman, 17-01-2007 - Box 2

Originally in box 1-relocated to box 2

File. Essay-'Andy Warhol and the Ticking Clock of Fame' for Queensland Art Gallery Catalogue, Jul-07 - Box 3
File. The Poodle Dog' published in In Bed With (erotica anthology) under pen name 'Kitten Montauk', 2007 - Box 3
File. A Most Immoral Woman (Geramie Barne comments), 10-02-2008 - Box 4
File. A Most Immoral Woman, 26-07-2007 - Box 4
File. A Most Immoral Woman (Partial), 27-11-2007 - Box 4
File. A Most Immoral Woman (Partial), 13-08-2007 - Box 4
File. The Education of Proofreader Ding (Unpublished novel), circa 1988 - Box 4
File. The Poodle Dog - Box 4
File. A Most Immoral Woman, 17-12-2007 - Box 5

Annotated by Tim Smith

File. A Most Immoral Woman (Partial), 27-11-2007 - Box 5
File. The Men in my Life (Night Words Festival), 06-03-2008 - Box 5

Opera House Studio Performace

File. A Novelist + the Characters She Loves (Night Words), 06-03-2008 - Box 5

Opera House Studio Performance (Annotated Version)

File. The Torchbearer (Collaboration) "The Sunday Times", 04-Apr - Box 5

Olympic Torchbearer Bai Jian story. Trans. Geremie Barme, Edited by Linda Jaivin.

File. Talk for 'Languages at Work', 03-Sep - Box 5

International Grammar School talk

File. Timeline + A Most Immoral Woman, 30-06-2008 - Box 5

Annotated

File. A Most Immoral Woman annotated draft, Jun-08 - Box 6
File. Questions from Jo Butler (editor- A Most Immoral Woman) - Box 6
File. A Most Immoral Woman draft, 18-03-2008 - Box 6
File. A Most Immoral Woman annotated draft, 05-11-2008 - Box 6

Fourth Estate mock-up

File. Notes from Linda Funnel on A Most Immoral Woman, 19-03-2008 - Box 6
File. Pan Jinlian draft, 13-02-2009 - Box 6
File. Pan Jinlian, 14-02-2009 - Box 7
File. In Bed With Chinese Morrison, 11-03-2009 - Box 7

Delivered at ANU

File. Notes on 2nd draft of the Infernal Optimist - Box 7
File. The Girl Is Mine (Liner Notes), 27-08-2009 - Box 7

Parody performed at NWF at Toff in Town

File. Girls On (Annotated Draft), Aug-09 - Box 7
File. Girl On (final draft), Aug-09 - Box 7
File. Lecture for Stephen Mueke's lit. class 'The Body', 13-08-2009 - Box 7

Delivered at UNSW

File. Put Your Hands All Over My Body (MWF), 28-08-2009 - Box 7

Delivered at Melbourne Writers Festival

File. Pan Jinlian draft plus notes, 09-04-2009 - Box 7
File. Pan Jinlian, 08-11-2009 - Box 7
File. Pan Jinlian, 17-11-2009 - Box 7
File. Transcribe of conversation with Tobsha Lerner, Aug-09 - Box 7
File. Correspondence with editors (Far Eastern Review, Los Angeles Times Review), 2000-2004 - Box 7
File. Professional / Personal correspondence re: Dead Sexy, 10-10-2000 - Box 7
File. Professional Correspondence, 2010 - Box 7
File. From the Boxer Rebellion to Boxing the Olympics: The Troubles with Foreign Correspondents - Box 7
File. 1986 Diary - Box 7
File. Handwritten timeline: A Most Immoral Woman - Box 7
File. Script draft for a film by John Fink, 23-02-2010 - Box 7
File. The Vaulting Maid for the Big Issue (draft), Jun-10 - Box 7
File. The Circle Line for the Griffith Review (draft), 16-Jul-10 - Box 7
File. Draft of essay published in the China Heritage Quarterly (online) issue 22, Jun-10 - Box 7

Yawning Heights'

File. A Most Immoral Woman with publisher's editing, 04-06-2008 - Box 7
File. The Empress Lover (Partial Draft), 31-07-2010 - Box 8
File. Yang Xianyi for China Heritage Quarterly - Box 8
File. Copyright fragments of letters from Maysie - Box 8
File. The Empress Lover, 05-05-2011 - Box 9

draft vol.1

File. The Empress Lover, 15-02-2012 - Box 9

draft vol. 2

File. Dangerous Obsession of Golden Lotus - Box 9

draft 1

File. Dangerous Obsession of Golden Lotus, 12-08-2010 - Box 9

draft 2

File. Panal on G'Day China, 03-05-2001 - Box 9
File. Notes for Infernal Optomist (character notes etc.), 2003-2005 - Box 9
File. Dust to Dust, Sydney Story Factory) - Box 9
File. Dust to Dust draft (Sydney Story Factory), Aug-11 - Box 9
File. The Frenchman's Kiss - Box 9
File. Iron Orchid - Box 9
File. Beijing Book Drafts, 2010-2012 - Box 10
File. Karim, Short Story, Alien Shores, 2011-2012 - Box 10

Series. Lectures/ Speeches

File. Text of 'Art After Hours' Lectures at the Art Gallery of NSW - Box 4
File. Goddess: Divine Energy, 17-01-2007 - Box 4

AGNSW

File. Buddha Talk, 10-09-2008 - Box 4

AGNSW

File. Chic in China, 12-05-2009 - Box 4

AGNSW

File. No Contact, Please, We're Australian (For Zones of Contact exhibition), 26-06-2006 - Box 4

AGNSW, Bienalle

File. Womankind Undressed: The Seductions of Boucher (for Boucher exhibition), 16-03-2005 - Box 4

AGNSW

File. Forging Fame (Warhol)-draft, 15-05-2005 - Box 4

Art Hotels, Melbourne

File. Man Ray: Sexing the Lens, 17-03-2004 - Box 4

AGNSW

File. Notes for Conversation with Guo Jian, 13-02-2010 - Box 4

4a Gallery

File. Text of 'Translucent World' Art After Hours, 26-09-2012 - Box 4

AGNSW

File. Modern Languages Teachers, 10-07-2009 - Box 4

Darling Harbour ?

File. China Doll, 22-09-2004 - Box 4

AGNSW

File. Celestial Silks - Box 4
File. Text Me exhibition opening speech, Jan 2005 - Box 4

Sherman Galleries

File. Emcee Opening Remarks Saab Melbourne Art Fair Foundation Awards for the Visual Arts, 18-10-2007 - Box 5
File. Lectures for University of Sydney, May-10 - Box 6

Creative non-fiction

File. To the Aust. Fed. of Modern Language Teachers Assoc. Conference 'Dialogue, Discourse, Diversity', 10-07-2009 - Box 7
File. For recording, ABC National, Sydney Writers Festival, 2010 - Box 7

Five favourite books?

File. Launch speech for exhibition by John Young, Apr-10 - Box 7

At Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melb.

File. Final draft of Morrison's World Lecture, 13-07-2011 - Box 8
File. Memorial Award, 27-06-1990 - Box 9
File. G'Day Cina, Sydney Writers Festival, 21-05-2011 - Box 9

Series. Budgets

File. Budget notes, Oct-Dec 2007 - Box 5

Handwritten expenses etc.

Series. Documents/Correspondence

File. Relating to Beijing Bastards Take Tiger Mountain by Strategy film program curated by Linda Jaivin at Museum of Contemporary Art, 1993 - Box 3
File. Mentorships - Box 3
File. Correspondence: Shu Kei Hong Kong Re Subtitling - Box 3
File. Organisation of Australian East Timor Association concert July 1999, 1999 - Box 3
File. General, 1988-2007 - Box 3
File. Text Publishing Cannongate Book, July-Dec 2007 - Box 3
File. Bundle letters (Miscellaneous Correspondence), 1989-2007 - Box 5

Misc.

File. Letter from Frances Milne re: Abdellah visa, 19-12-2007 - Box 5
File. Misc. emails re: publicity + publications, 2000-2001 - Box 5
File. Conversation w Archibald finalists AGNSW, 23-04-2008 - Box 5
File. Aus Council re: The Infernal Optimist, 28-06-1905 - Box 5
File. Bundle letters (re: QLD Art Gallery), 18-12-2007 - Box 5

Andy Warhol exhibition

File. Bundle letters (Grants, residencies, fellowships), 1998-2006 - Box 5
File. Playworks membership, 24-09-2003 - Box 5
File. Cameron Cresswell, 1998-1999 - Box 5
File. Clean Sheets, 1998 - Box 5
File. The City Weekly, 1997 - Box 5
File. Misc. correspondence (Cinema Papers), 1987-1989 - Box 5
File. Summary of Grants, 11-09-1998 - Box 5
File. Postcard - Box 5

Robin Mary (portrait artist)

File. Postcard, 11-02-1991 - Box 5

Ted Chan

File. Note - Box 5

Ann Hui (Hong Kong filmmaker)

File. Email (re: Hou Deijian), 10-08-1999 - Box 5

Jane Coughlan

File. Letter from Fok Shui Che, 21-01-1987 - Box 5
File. Letter from Fiona Kernaghan, 14-03-2000 - Box 5
File. Bundle letters (China correspondence) - Box 5
File. Cate Anderson (video filmmaker) - Box 5
File. Council of Adult Education, 1992-1998 - Box 5
File. Letter from Chinese Embassy Cultural Office, 28-07-1989 - Box 5
File. Correspondence (re: Eat Me + Rock n Roll Babes), 1995-1996 - Box 5
File. Australian Women's Forum - Box 5
File. Letter from Craig Cormick, 23-02-2000 - Box 5
File. Letter from Dianne Brown, 04-06-2000 - Box 5
File. Letter from Philip Norton, 03-03-2000 - Box 5
File. Playbox Theatre, 19-08-1988 - Box 5
File. Letter from Peter Jenner, 26-09-2001 - Box 5
File. University of Hawaii (Raul Ramirez), 19-11-1981 - Box 5
File. Letter from Robert Clemworth (painter) - Box 5
File. Letter from Molly Ruggles (Brown classmate) - Box 5
File. Letter from Marco Muller (Venice Int'l Film Fest.), 10-01-1984 - Box 5
File. Letter from Jimmy Ngai, 14-07-1989 - Box 5
File. Receipt from Museum of Applied Arts + Sciences - Box 5
File. Michael Heyward letter to the ATO, 30-05-2000 - Box 5
File. Leter + drawing from Jonathan Nix - Box 5
File. Letter from James Recks (Vogel runnerup) - Box 5
File. Letter from Robert Clemworth (painter) - Box 5
File. Letter from Marcus Gee (Asiaweek) - Box 5
File. Letter from Julia Rose (dramaturg) - Box 5
File. Richard Thwaites (re: Real Life China article), 16-11-1986 - Box 5
File. Quadrant, 22-06-1987 - Box 5
File. Letters from Renata Atkin, 1987 - Box 5
File. Letter from Ali Nadiri (re: asylum), 23-01-2004 - Box 5
File. Letter from David Overby, 26-12-1984 - Box 5
File. Comments on A Most Immoral Woman, 2008 - Box 5

Anna Westbrook

File. NSW Ministry for the Arts grant application, 2005 - Box 5
File. Personal and professional re: A Most Immoral Woman, Mar-08 - Box 6
File. Christmas card from Maida Counts, Dec-08 - Box 6
File. Correspondence and documents from ANU, 1991 - Box 6
File. With the writer Sadanand Dhume, May-08 - Box 7

Re: Sydney Writers Festival

File. Art Gallery of NSW-various, Jan 04-October 07 - Box 7

Re: Art After Hours talks

File. To the Australia Council on the Hong Kong and Shanghai InternationalWriters Fests 2009, 2009 - Box 7
File. ABC's Q and A program re: guest appearances, 2008 - Box 7
File. Daniel Ducrou (later made Vogel shortlist; Byron Journals published by Text Pub.), 2007 - Box 7

Re: mentorship

File. Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission-Sorry Day committee - Box 7

Re: reconciliation/ Sorry Day

File. Dr Susan Marilyn of Block Entertainment, 1998 - Box 7

Re: sex and pornography

File. Publisher correspondence (Bulletin,Artlink,Peguin, UQP), 1985- 2010 - Box 7

Re: various writings

File. General Correspondance, 2003-2010 - Box 7
File. Hong Kong International Writers Festival, 1987-1989 - Box 7
File. The Bookworm Residency, Aug-08 - Box 7
File. Correspondance and notes for 'Miles Walker, You're Dead', 1999 - Box 7

Includes: Michael Hayward Text Publisher reading notes

File. Letter from refugee endorsing Linda's telling of asylum seeker stories, 25-06-2002 - Box 7

Refugee: Morteza Poorvadi

File. Publishers, institutions, agent etc. - Box 9
File. Jung Chang's Mao, 22-07-2005 - Box 9
File. Confessions of an SandM Virgin correspondance with Michael Hayward, 28-05-1997 - Box 9
File. Correspondance regarding possible documentary on Chinese rock scene (with Billy Bragg), 1992 - Box 9
File. work-related early 80s correspondance, early 80s - Box 9
File. Paul Fonoroff, Hong Kong film, late 80s-90s - Box 9
File. Various journal editors, 29-09-2005 - Box 9
File. Karim Correspondence with editor - Box 10
File. Correspondence Regarding Film Proposals, 1988 - Box 10
File. Letters to Amnesty International about the arrest of (Nobel Peace Laureate) Liu Xiaobo, 1989 - Box 10
File. Correspondance with Canberra restaurant owner about not accepting meal for review, 1988 - Box 10
File. Poetry Society, Hong Kong, 1986 - Box 10
File. Sydney Morning Herald, 2009 - Box 10
File. Transworld publishers and various on China Fact Book - Box 10
File. John Birmingham - Box 10
File. General - Box 10
File. regarding the production, or near production of the bilingual opera Passion - Box 10
File. Ed Kuepper (ex The Saints and The Laughing Clowns), No date - Box 11

Christmas Card

File. Louis Nowra, No date - Box 11
File. Louis Nowra - Box 11

Postcard

File. Louis Nowra - Box 11

Postcard

File. Jonathan Nix (award-winning animator, artist, musician), No date - Box 11

Birthday card

File. Jonathan Nix (award-winning animator, artist, musician) - Box 11

Post card

File. Jonathan Nix (award-winning animator, artist, musician) - Box 11

Personal note and sketch

File. Professor Andrew Nathan, East Asian Institute, Columbia University, 18-10-1990 - Box 11

Agreement to review 'Broken Mirrors'

File. John. A. Nicholson, Oxford University Press/Falcon Press, 06-05-1987 - Box 11

Request for information/advice on possible Titles for publications/reprints on Tibet and Central Asia

File. John. A. Nicholson, Oxford University Press/Falcon Press, 01-04-1987 - Box 11

Follow-up on information LJ provided on Tibet titles

File. Dave Warner, co-editor Great Australian Bites (book), 07-04-1997 - Box 11

Thank you letter for LJ contribution and invite to launch

File. Duncan Campbell , Sinologist Victoria University of Wellington, 08-03-1994 - Box 11
File. Irma and Walker Baker, No date - Box 11
File. Steve, No date - Box 11
File. Ron Brons, 13-11-1996 - Box 11

Letter from member of general public (LJ reply attached)

File. Ron Brons, 22-05-1990 - Box 11

Letter from member of general public (LJ reply attached)

File. David Bonavia, Highly regarded China Correspondent for the Far Eastern Economic Review, author several books on China, 01-12-1987 - Box 11

Personal correspondence re LJ's review of his book.

File. Susan Forrester, Asia Watch, 21-09-1993 - Box 11

Correspondence relating to information on situation of women in China provided by LJ

File. Jiang Wen (director/actor), No date - Box 11

Letter from Jiang Wen and his assistant

File. Diana Giese, Good Books Marrickvilla, 25-11-1991 - Box 11

Letter relating to article in Weekend Australian by Giese on seminar presented by LJ at National Library

File. Marcus Gee, Editor in Canada/ex-AsiaWeek, 10-11-1990 - Box 11

Personal correspondence

File. Nien Cheng, author Life and Death in Shanghai, 17/11/1989, 15/1/90, 4/2/90, 6/90 - Box 11

Correspondence relating to Nien Cheng's visit to Australia

File. Robert Cecil Woo, Consultant Michael Stevenson Limited, 07-06-1983 - Box 11

Correspondence re Asiaweek

File. Tiziano Terzani, Der Spiegel The German Newsmagazine and author of Behind the Forbidden Door, 22-11-1987 - Box 11

Correspondence re LJ review of Behind the Forbidden Door

File. Tiziano Terzani, Der Spiegel The German Newsmagazine and author of Behind the Forbidden Door, 16-04-1986 - Box 11
File. Yvonne Preston, SMH China Correspondent, 03-09-1992 - Box 11
File. Professor Jon Unger, Contemporary China Centre ANU, 03-08-1993 - Box 11

Letter about Chinese film

File. Alice E.S. Tay, The University of Sydney, Faculty of Law, 12-06-1987 - Box 11

Correspondence re LJ letter about Martin Lee, China Hong Kong relations

File. Daxing Zhang, Chinese actor, played the warden in Bertolucci's The Last Emperor, No date - Box 11

Incomplete Letter requesting reccomendation from Geremie Barme for Daxing to translate Wang Shuo's stories to English

File. Scott Savitt, China writer, 27-12-1991 - Box 11

Personal correspondence

File. Toh Hai Leong, Singapore Film Society, 18-05-1988 - Box 11

Letter about Chinese film

File. Toh Hai Leong, Singapore Film Society, 14-06-1988 - Box 11

Response to LJ letter re not referencing her work correctly.

File. Willie Brent (China correspondent), 17-08-1993 - Box 11

Personal fax to Brent from LJ

File. Kane Sure, Zinester - Box 11

Request for feedback on Zine SURE

File. Phil Shinn (classmate), No date - Box 11
File. Phil Shinn (classmate) - Box 11
File. Lung-kee Sun (controversial Chinese writer), 13-06-1988 - Box 11

Correspondence re English translation of Deep Structure

File. Mark Elvin, Samara Press, 07-05-2000 - Box 11

Correspondence re Dreamguard Trilogy

File. Raymond Deane, Irish Composer, 05-11-1997 - Box 11
File. Jenny Darling, Literary Agent, 1993-1994 - Box 11
File. Ron Orders, cinecontact, 19-07-1989 - Box 11

Correspondence re film project (China)

File. Leatrice Fung, 24-11-1986 - Box 11

Correspondence

File. Robert Dessaix, Producer Sunday Night Radio National, 20-08-2003 - Box 11
File. Jane Duncan Brown , Geremie Barmé's mother, 14-03-2000 - Box 11
File. Julie Rose, dramaturg and translator, 05-09-1992 - Box 11
File. poet Yu Kwang Chung, 09-12-1982 - Box 11
File. KK Wong, 13-12-1986 - Box 11
File. Ted Chan, United Press International, Beijing Bureau, 19-03-1984 - Box 11
File. Ted Chan, United Press International, Beijing Bureau, 19-11-1984 - Box 11
File. Michael Chan, Hong Kong Arts Centre, 10-03-1986 - Box 11
File. Haydn Wilson, artist, 15-03-1997 - Box 11
File. Kristian Whhittaker, China Scholar, 03-09-1996 - Box 11
File. Trish, friend from New London, 11-05-1995 - Box 11
File. Carrillo Gantner, Playbox and Myer Foundation, 25-03-1988 - Box 11
File. Carrillo Gantner, Playbox and Myer Foundation, 31-07-1991 - Box 11
File. Carrillo Gantner, Playbox and Myer Foundation, 29-04-1988 - Box 11
File. Mary Louise O'Callaghan, China/Pacific Island Correspondent, 13-02-1989 - Box 11
File. Bundle letters (red clip) Various activist causes, 1990-2001 - Box 11

Sorry Day, BWAEF, Tibet, GST etc.

File. Comments on 1st draft of Infernal Optimist screenplay, 2008 - Box 11

Letter to Steve and Warren

File. Anna Funder, 04-04-2008 - Box 11

Re: 2020 summit

File. To PM Kevin Rudd, 10-07-2009 - Box 11

Re: National Peking Opera

File. To and from various politicians including: Tanya Pilbersek,David Campbell,Philip Ruddock, 2002-2009 - Box 11

Refugees and personal work

File. Folder: Cameron Cresswell (Agent), 1991-2003 - Box 11

Decade of correspondence

File. General, 11/11/93-10/05/07 - Box 11
File. Helen Garner - Box 11
File. Benjamin Law - Box 11
File. Judith Lanigan - Box 11
File. Sophie Cunningham - Box 11
File. James Bradley - Box 11
File. Betina Arndt - Box 11
File. Abdul Karim - Box 11
File. Email correspondence with Geramie Barme, May 2001-August 2005 - Box 11

Personal correspondence

File. General publisher correspondence, 1989-2012 - Box 11
File. Los Angeles Times Correspondence, 1988 - Box 11
File. Correspondence with Cinecontact Film Production - Box 11
File. Correspondence Pan Jinlian/Passion-chinese language - Box 11
File. Post '89 Correspondence on Liu Xiaobo, 1989 - Box 11
File. Marian County Florida Censorship of 'Eat Me' and General Controversy, October 2003-2008 - Box 11
File. Marian County Brian Creekbaum, May-12 - Box 11
File. Passion, Letters of Endorsement, Draft Letters of Agreement, Misc Notes and Concluding Letter of Understanding That Ended the Cooperation With the Cooperation With the National Peking Opera Company, May-10 - Box 11
File. Michael Scott-Mitchell, Draft Designs for Passion - Box 11
File. Correspondence Passion-Australian Collaborators, sponsers etc part 1, 2008-2011 - Box 12
File. Nick Jose Introducing Me to Literary Agent Rose Creswell, 09-Jul-86 - Box 12
File. Correspondence Passion -Australian Collaborators, sponsers etc part 2, 2008-2011 - Box 13

Series. Translation

File. A Classical Primer of TV and Film by Liu Cheng (Vice Minister of TV, Film, Broadcasting, China), 21-06-2009 - Box 7

Series. Journal

File. Russo-Japanese war research for A Most Immoral Woman - Box 10
File. Notes on Hilary Spurling's bio of Pearl Buck etc, written in China - Box 10
File. China research A Most Immoral Woman - Box 10
File. Japan, Russo-Japanese War research for A Most Immoral Woman - Box 10
File. Research journal for A Most Immoral Woman: San Francisco and Oakland, Mae Perkins, early 20th c women - Box 10