Poetry at Beinecke Library
The Farwell Knapp Papers, containing correspondence with the poet H. Phelps Putnam, are now available for use at the Beinecke Library.
October 19, 2007
A conference to be held at Yale University, October 20 & 21, 2007 Detailed information is available online at: Poetics and Politics in Yehuda Amichai's World
October 17, 2007
UPDATE: Listen to a netcast of the reading here: Charles Bernstein Reading at Beinecke Library Please join us for a poetry reading by Charles Bernstein on Tuesday, October 16, 4 pm. This event is free and open to the public. The Beinecke Library is located at 121 Wall Street, New Haven.
October 4, 2007
September 30, 2007
The Yale Collection of American Literature has acquired an important archive of correspondence by and about early twentieth century American writers. The archive, gathered by Eugene L. Delafield (1907-2001) , a New York book collector, centers on poets and editors, chiefly William Rose Benet and his sister Laura, Alfred Kreymborg, and Leonora Speyer. Included are letters from Conrad Aiken, Maxwell Bodenheim, Marianne Moore.
September 21, 2007
Please join us for a poetry reading by Yusef Komunyakaa on Thursday, September 20, 4 pm. This event is free and open to the public. The Beinecke Library is located at 121 Wall Street, New Haven.
September 11, 2007
Several new accessions to the David Gascoyne Collection are now processed and available for use. The new accessions, acquired by gift and purchase from various sources, comprise a substantial literary archive documenting Gascoyne's writings and longstanding relationship with Enitharmon Press.
August 31, 2007