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Linda Ty-Casper Manuscripts

A description of her papers at Syracuse University

Finding aid created by: MRC
Date: 8 Nov 2010

Biographical History

Linda Ty-Casper (1931- ) is a Filipino novelist. Born in Manila, capital of the Philippines, she grew up in Malabon and holds degrees from the University of the Philippines and Harvard University Law School. Her husband, Leonard Casper, is a professor emeritus of Boston College who is also a critic of Philippine Literature.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Linda Ty-Casper Manuscripts consists of manuscripts of her writings, both books and short stories.

Arrangement of the Collection

Alphabetical by type and within that by title.


Access Restrictions:

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Use Restrictions:

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

Related Material

See also the papers of Leonard Casper.

Subject Headings


Ty-Casper, Linda.


American literature -- Women authors.
Authors, Filipino.
Novelists, American.

Genres and Forms

Manuscripts for publication.



Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Linda Ty-Casper Manuscripts,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Unspecified, 1971.

Table of Contents


Short stories