The annual Yale Student Poets reading will take place this year on Tuesday, April 22, at 4:00pm
February 24, 2014
Poet and nonfiction writer Maggie Nelson will read from her work on Thursday, February 6, 4:00 pm; Yale Collection of American Literature Reading Series in conjunction with the exhibition: Blue: Color and Concept
January 24, 2014
Join us for public events and readings in association with the new exhibition, "Blue: Color and Concept"
January 2, 2014
Readings by Maggie Nelson and Yale Student Poets
December 9, 2013
Poet, critic, and translator, Susan Stewart visits Yale, December 3rd & 4th.
November 13, 2013
Of special interest to those who write creative non-fiction and memoir, a chance to hear one of the great imaginative literary minds working today: James McCourt Reads from his new memoir, Lasting City--hursday, November 14, 2013 - 5:15pm
November 5, 2013
Award-winning poet John Ashbery will read at Beinecke Library on Tuesday, November 12th at 4 PM
November 3, 2013


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