Poetry at Beinecke Library

Poetry collections, events, and news.
  • 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...
  • Norman Holmes Pearson

    Art for the Wrong Reason: Paintings by Poets

    December 19, 2007

    “Art for the Wrong Reason” By Emily Kopley this essay originally appeared in The New Journal in December 2004 Admirers of Mark Twain’s literature might...
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    Welcome Beinecke Fellows

    December 10, 2007

    The Yale Collection of American Literature welcomes the following research fellows for the month of December, 2007: H.D. Visiting Fellow in American Literature...
  • A reading by famous poets of selections from their own works.

    Beinecke Poetry Recordings

    November 28, 2007

    The Yale Collection of American Literature Reading Series on line finding aid for streaming audio of poetry readings at the Beinecke Library has recently been...
  • Frank Bidart

    Poetry Reading: Frank Bidart

    November 16, 2007

    Please join us for a poetry reading by Frank Bidart on Tuesday, November 27th, 4 pm. This event is co-Sponsored by the Yale Collection of American Literature...