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Poetry at Beinecke Library

The Beinecke Library is delighted to announce the acquisition of the Charles Bernstein Papers.
September 18, 2014
The Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library is thrilled to announce that it has acquired the Cave Canem Foundation Records.
September 9, 2014
The Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library is excited to announce that it has acquired the literary archive of award-winning poet, dramatist, and literary activist Cornelius Eady.
September 9, 2014
The Yale Collection of American Literature applauds the new Frederick Iseman Professor of Poetry Fund, creating the first professorship of poetry at Yale
June 3, 2014
Resources for Professor Dolores Hayden's course Poets’ Landscapes (AMST 381a/ARCH 351a), Spring 2014.
April 24, 2014
Resources for Professor Langdon Hammer’s Poetry Since 1950 Class (ENG 283a), Spring 2014
April 21, 2014
Join us on Tuesday, April 22nd at 4 p.m. for the annual Yale Student Poets reading.
April 21, 2014


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