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Jerrold Shiroma - University Archivist and Librarian for Special Collections: Home

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"When Opportunity Doesn't Knock, Build a Door." Presented with Emily Lin at PRRLA 2018 Annual Meeting. Berkeley, CA (September 16-19, 2018).

"Piecebooks, Flicks, and Burners: Talking About Graffiti." Presentation given at ARLIS/NA 2018 Annual Conference. New York, NY (February 25-March 1, 2018).

“The art of costume design: The work of Dunya Ramicova.” Poster presented at ARLIS/NA 2017 Annual Conference. New Orleans, LA (February 5-9, 2017).


Master of Library and Information Science (2010)
University of Hawaii Manoa

Master of Fine Arts (2003)
Literary Arts / Poetry
Brown University

Bachelor of Arts (2000)
San Francisco State University


Seedings, as editor (Merced,, 2016-present)

“The Art of Costume Design: The Work of Dunya Ramicova.” Art Libraries Journal, vol. 42, no. 1, 2017, pp. 41–46.,

“from The Thirteen Books,” in The Helen Burns Poetry Anthology: New Voices from the Academy of American Poets University & College Prizes, Volume 9 (New York: Academy of American Poets, 2010).

towards a foreign likeness bent: translation, as editor (San Rafael:, 2005).

untitled object (Hartford: Potes & Poets Press, 2000).

2 poems (San Francisco: a+bend press, 2000). 

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Jerrold Shiroma

UC Merced Library
University of California, Merced
5200 North Lake Road
Merced, CA 95343