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Yale Collection of American Literature

Nathaniel Mackey has been named the winner of Yale’s 2015 Bollingen Prize for American Poetry, joining a list of past winners that includes such luminaries as Ezra Pound, Wallace Stevens, E.E. Cummings, and Marianne Moore.
February 2, 2015
The Beinecke Library welcomes Edith and Richard French Fellow Logan Esdale
January 23, 2015
Donald C. Gallup Fellow W. Scott Howard will deliver a paper at the Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture Since 1900 based on his fellowship research project, “peripheries of light: Susan Howe’s Spontaneous Particulars”
January 12, 2015
The Yale Collection of American Literature recently announced its acquisition of the papers of playwright Paula Vogel, noting that Vogel is the first female playwright whose papers have joined the American Literature collection at Beinecke. Though Vogel is the first formal, full-time female playwright, she joins an impressive roster of female dramatists, whose work is represented in the following collections:
January 9, 2015
Selected 2014 Scholarship, Artworks, News, and Notices from the Yale Collection of American Literature (** indicates Yale student author or artist).
December 23, 2014
Robert M. Dowling, Eugene O'Neill: A Life in Four Acts, Yale University Press, 2014
December 22, 2014
The Bollingen Prize for American Poetry has a new website:
December 10, 2014


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