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Poetry Since 1950

Resources for Professor Langdon Hammer’s Poetry Since 1950 Class, Fall 2016
Selected Manuscripts & Archives
Amiri Baraka, Notebook of essays and poetry, 1991.
Elizabeth Bishop, Correspondence to Louise Crane; photographs
YCAL MSS 473 Box 1 (see complete collection description: Louise Crane and Victoria Kent Papers)
Elizabeth Bishop, Correspondence to Robert Fitzgerald
YCAL MSS 222 Box 4 (see complete collection description: Robert Fitzgerald Papers)
Elizabeth Bishop, Correspondence with T.C. Wilson
YCAL MSS 36 Box 1 (see complete collection description: T.C. Wilson Papers)
Allen Ginsberg, Notebook, journal, diary, blank pages, writings, 1962-1963
YCAL MSS 393 (see complete collection description: Ginsberg Notebook)
Allen Ginsberg, Correspondence to William Carlos Williams
YCAL MSS 116 Box 7 (see complete collection description: William Carlos Williams Papers)
Susan Howe, Notebooks
YCAL MSS 338, Boxes 11 & 12 (see complete collection description: Susan Howe Papers)
Robert Lowell, Correspondence to Robert Fitzgerald
YCAL MSS 222 Box 44 (see complete collection description: Robert Fitzgerald Papers)
James Merrill, Notebooks, writings, personal papers and objects (including Ouija Board)
YCAL MSS 580 Boxes 27 & 37 (Oversize) (see complete collection listing: James Merrill Papers)
Selected Books
John Ashbery, Turandot and Other Poems; with four drawings by Jane Freilicher, New York: Editions of the Tibor de Nagy Gallery, 1953
Call Number: Zab As15 953T
John Ashbery, Some Trees; with a foreword by W. H. Auden, New Haven: Yale University Press, 1956
Call Number: Zab As15 956S
Allen Ginsberg, Howl and Other Poems, San Francisco: City Lights Pocket Bookshop, [c1956]
Susan Howe, The Nonconformist's Memorial; with images by Robert Mangold, [New York]: Grenfell Press, 1992
Call Number: Zab H838 +992N
Robert Lowell, Life Studies, New York: Farrar, Straus and Cudahy [1959]
James Merrill, Jim's Book : A Collection of Poems and Short Stories, New York: Privately printed, 1942
Call Number: Zab M552 942J
Frank O’Hara, Lunch Poems, San Francisco: City Lights Books, c1964
Call Number: Zab Oh14 964L
Frank O’Hara, In Memory of My Feelings; edited by Bill Berkson, New York: Museum of Modern Art [c1967]
Call Number: Zab Oh14 +967J


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