Poetry at Beinecke Library

Poetry collections, events, and news.
  • Ada Hitchcock MacLeish and Archibald MacLeish on their honeymoon in 1916.

    Archibald MacLeish Collections

    April 15, 2008

    The Archibald MacLeish Collection (MSS YCAL 38) and the Archibald MacLeish Collection Addition (YCAL MSS 269) consist of material – correspondence,...
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    Questions Answered

    April 10, 2008

    The Beinecke Library is pleased to announce its new staffed reference desk. Researchers and students are welcome to visit the desk to consult with Beinecke...
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    Poet Joy Harjo Reading: April 9th

    March 25, 2008

    Please join us for a poetry reading by poet Joy Harjo on Wednesday, April 9th, at 4 pm, at the Yale Center for British Art, 1080 Chapel Street (please note...
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    Facsimile of La Prose du Transsiberien

    March 19, 2008

    Announcing the publication of a facsimile of La Prose du Transsiberien et de la Petite Jehanne de France by Blaise Cendrars and Sonia Delaunay. A full-color,...
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    Exhibition Update

    February 29, 2008

    Due to ongoing construction at the Beinecke Library, the exhibition schedule for “Metaphor Taking Shape: Poetry Art and the Book” has changed: the exhibition...
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    Digital Preservation

    February 26, 2008

    Authors’ Guidelines for Preserving Digital Archives In an effort to aid writers in ensuring the long-term accessibility of their digital archives, the Beinecke...
  • Vicki Hearne

    Vicki Hearne Papers

    February 12, 2008

    The papers of the writer and animal trainer Vicki Hearne have been processed and are available for use. Born in Austin, Texas in 1946, Hearne grew up in Texas...
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    Exhibition Podcast: Metaphor Taking Shape

    February 4, 2008

    Exhibition Podcast: Metaphor Taking Shape: one of the exhibition curators discusses highlights from the show ( MP3 ) Metaphor Taking Shape: Poetry, Art, and...
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    Poetry Reading: Donald Hall, February 6

    February 4, 2008

    Please join us for a poetry reading by former United States Poet Laureate Donald Hall on Wednesday, February 6th, at 4 pm. This event is free and open to the...