Guide to the Papers of Paul Knobel
|Manuscript Name||Papers of Paul Knobel|
|Manuscript Number||MSS 307|
|Last Updated||March 2007|
|Extent||2 cm (2 folders, 2 boxes)|
|Location||Academy Library, UNSW Canberra|
|Abstract||This collection includes poetry drafts and one computer disk comprising art index, poetry index and personal files by Paul Knobel.|
The collection has been arranged in box then folder order.
Paul Ernest Knobel was born on the 6 April 1948 in Mackay, Queensland. He is an honours graduate from the University of Queensland (BA Hons) and the University of Sydney (MA Hons) in English Literature; he received a Diploma of Education from the University of New England. Knobel was an Honorary Associate in the Department of Modern Greek, University of Sydney in 2004.
Knobel's poems have been published in journals and anthologies, and he is the author of the following works, including:
'The theme of death in The waste land and in the poetry of Robert Lowell, Sylvia Plath, John Berryman and Ted Hughes, 1957-1973', M.A. thesis, University of Sydney, 1978
On Darlinghurst Hill (c1983)
Our garden (c1983)
My homeland (1984)
Don't forget (c1993)
The friendship garden : for Alan (1993)
At the National Library : for Bill Tully (1997)
Pantomime : newsletter of users of the State Library of New South Wales, published by P. Knobel, Darlinghurst Hill, N.S.W., July 1998-
A tale of Sydney Uni : a celebration masturbation, ejaculated by A gay professor (1998)
Male homosexuality and Australian English language poetry (1999)
The homosexual Caravaggio (1999)
Danau Batur 
An encyclopedia of male homosexual poetry and its reception history (2002)
A gay saga (2004)
Homosexual Caravaggio sound recording (2004)
Gieseking plays (2005)
Encyclopedia of male homosexual art (2005)
World overview of male homosexual poetry (2005)
AustLit : The Resource for Australian Literature, 2004
Papers of Paul Knobel, Academy Library, UNSW Canberra, Australian Defence Force Academy, MS 307, Box [Number], Folder [Number].
This collection originally included a the following publication. These works have been catalogued separately, and added to the Library's journal collection.
Prism, 31 issues, 1955-1958.
Typescript and photocopies of poetry; newspaper clippings; and photocopies of two articles by Knobel published in The encyclopedia of homosexuality (1990), 1983-2000
'Our garden', no. 5 of fifty signed copies dated 1983, and one unnumbered and undated copy
'The personality of Jesus', dated 12-23 April 1986
'On Darlinghurst Hill', dated 1983
'At the National Library - for Bill Tully', with a handwritten note to Rose
'The library', 12 May 1986
'Gelibolu', with a handwritten note to Michael, dated 1987
'To music', with a handwritten note to Lynn, dated 26 iii 97
'My homeland', 1984 with a handwritten note to Marie-Louise, dated 15 v 2000