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Yale Collection of American Literature

Chicago Renaissance: Literature and Art in the Midwest Metropolis By Liesl Olson
July 24, 2017
The James Weldon Johnson Memorial Collection of African American Arts and Letters is pleased to welcome scholars and students to consult the Leviticus Lyon Papers (JWJ MSS 173) which have recently been fully organized and described.
July 24, 2017
The Beinecke Library is pleased to announce that the Robin Magowan Papers have recently been organized and described; the collection is open for research.
July 24, 2017
The Beinecke Library is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Mary Hoyt Wiborg Papers; the papers were donated to the Yale Collection of American Literature by Mrs. Stuyvesant Fish. Mary Hoyt Wiborg (1-28-1888 – 3-27-1964) was a playwright, arts patron, and socialite who lived in New York City and as an expatriate in Paris.
July 18, 2017
Scholar Gwendolen Webster's research in Beinecke Library collections on German artist Kurt Schwitters
July 16, 2017
Eric Ormsby reviews The Bughouse: The poetry, politics and madness of Ezra Pound by Daniel Swift
July 7, 2017
Karin Roffman's The Songs We Know Best: John Ashbery's Early Life, Farrar, Straus and Giroux
July 1, 2017


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