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Poetry at Beinecke Library

Susan Howe, Poetry Reading & Performance with Musician David Grubbs Thursday, April 5th, 4:00pm Beinecke Library, 121 Wall Street Yale Collection of American Literature Reading Series Contact:
March 22, 2012
By Kathryn James and David Kastan; from T he Huffington Post Shakespeare has always seemed too good to be true--or, for some, too good to be Shakespeare. The known biographical facts about the glover's son from the small midland English market town of Stratford-upon-Avon frustrate our desire for a robust biography of the author of the works that have become, as Arthur Murphy wrote in 1753, "a lay bible."
February 26, 2012
Please join us  February 15, at 4:30 pm on the Beinecke Library mezzanine for the opening of the Beinecke’s spring exhibition, “Remembering Shakespeare.”
February 15, 2012


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The exhibition gallery is closed while the library's building is under renovation.

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