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Poetry at Beinecke Library

The Yale Collection of American Literature has acquired the archives of poet and novelist Gustaf Sobin (1935-2005), an American who lived most of his adult life in Provence.
December 18, 2006
Claude McKay (1890-1948), one of the major figures of the Harlem Renaissance, wrote several collections of poetry, novels, short stories, non-fiction, and autobiographical books.
November 14, 2006
The papers of poet and translator Robert Fitzgerald (1910-1985) have been fully processed and are open for research.
November 14, 2006
  Terrance Hayes & Major Jackson Thursday, February 1st, 4pm Cosponsored by the African American Studies Department
November 9, 2006
Poet Maxine Kumin is the author of some fifteen books of poetry, a memoir titled Inside the Halo and Beyond: The Anatomy of a Recovery, three collections of essays, a book of short stories, four novels, and a murder mystery.
November 6, 2006
The Beinecke’s Walt Whitman Collection — acquired by way of gifts from various sources — contains letters, manuscripts, photographs, art, and other material dating from 1842-1949 and features the Whitmania of Yale benefactors Louis Mayer Rabinowitz and Arian Van Sinderen.
October 25, 2006

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