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Zest collection, 1948-1950

Identifier: 027.10.07

Zest was a short-run serial publication with student-written literary entries. Per the first issue Zest is "A student publication sponsored and edited by members of KIVA. KIVA is composed of Illinois Institute of Technology students who are interested in the fine arts." Names listed as staff members and/or contributors are as follows: Val Leva, William F. Cahill, Hal Leler, Warren Lieb, Jack Ullman, Allan Plait, Arlette DeLuc, Ed Donath, Don Drury, Robert W. Frank (faculty adviser), Peter W. Tappan, M. L. Bruckner, Ed Baur, S. C. Johnson, Mitchell J. Shoelson, Bill Furlong, Alan Sherman, Leon Gittleman, Al Berenson, Jim Stebbins, Betty Bernstein, David Miller, Dick Kiesel, Kimball Nedved, David Hirsch, Harry Ashbridge, Allter Permanshah.

Register of issues in collection

Winter semester, 1948: Vol. 1, No. 1
1 copy
Spring, 1950: "No. 2"
2 copies
Winter, 1950-1951: "No. 3/Third Edition"
3 copies


  • Creation: 1948-1950


Language of Materials

Records are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Available for Research

Collection Size

3 Issues

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Formerly 1998.222

Related Material

2003.022 Invoke, 1998.148 Listenings, 2000.052 Bloo


Catherine Bruck, University Archivist

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