Research Catalog

Ken Auletta papers

Title
Ken Auletta papers, 1975-2009.
Author
Auletta, Ken.
Supplementary Content
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Description
25.2 linear feet (63 boxes), 414 audio files, 1 video recording.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Clippings.
  • Interviews.
  • Manuscripts for publication.
  • Sound recordings.
  • Video recordings.
Access (note)
  • Collection is closed pending review.
Biography (note)
  • Ken Auletta (b. 1942) is a journalist and author known for his coverage of political, governmental and economic matters, often focused on New York; since the early 1990s he has written mainly about the media and communications industries.
Call Number
MssCol 154
Author
Auletta, Ken.
Title
Ken Auletta papers, 1975-2009.
Summary
The Ken Auletta papers contain correspondence, typescripts, galleys, research materials, sound recordings and a video recording representing his writings, including feature articles for The New Yorker, his Daily News column, and several books. Correspondence (1975-1993) contains letters from prominent figures in politics, business and the media reacting to Auletta's work. Writings are documented by typescripts and galleys with revisions by Auletta and/or Jacob Epstein, his editor at Random House, and research materials, including interview transcripts and subject files containing clippings, press releases and some correspondence. Also present are notebooks (1983-1993) used for his Daily News column and other work; sound recordings (mainly interviews and speeches recorded as research material for his books and articles); and a video (1995) recording an event at which Auletta was the speaker.
Restricted Access
Collection is closed pending review.
Biography
Ken Auletta (b. 1942) is a journalist and author known for his coverage of political, governmental and economic matters, often focused on New York; since the early 1990s he has written mainly about the media and communications industries.
Finding Aids
Collection guide available in repository. Contact the Division for further information.
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Occupation
Journalists United States.
Added Author
Carter, Jimmy, 1924-
Cuomo, Mario M., 1932-2015.
Epstein, Jason.
Kennedy, Edward M. (Edward Moore), 1932-2009.
Koch, Ed, 1924-2013.
Moynihan, Daniel P. (Daniel Patrick), 1927-2003.
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand), 1910-1991.
Research Call Number
MssCol 154
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