Poetry at Beinecke Library

Poetry collections, events, and news.
  • The Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library

    Robert Fitzgerald Papers

    November 14, 2006

    The papers of poet and translator Robert Fitzgerald (1910-1985) have been fully processed and are open for research. Fitzgerald’s publications include the...
  • The Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library

    Spring 2007 Readings at Beinecke Library

    November 9, 2006

    Terrance Hayes & Major Jackson Thursday, February 1st, 4pm Cosponsored by the African American Studies Department Beinecke Library, 121 Wall Street...
  • Poet Maxine Kumin

    Maxine Kumin Papers

    November 6, 2006

    Poet Maxine Kumin is the author of some fifteen books of poetry, a memoir titled Inside the Halo and Beyond: The Anatomy of a Recovery, three collections of...
  • The Beinecke’s Walt Whitman Collection

    Walt Whitman Collection

    October 25, 2006

  • Mary Barnard

    Mary Barnard Papers

    October 23, 2006

    Poet Mary Barnard was born in 1909 in Vancouver, Washington. In 1932, she graduated from Reed College in nearby Portland, Oregon, where she was introduced to...
  • The Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library

    E. F. Eldridge Papers

    October 22, 2006

    Dr. Edward Fayette Eldridge, American physician, poet, and novelist, was born in New York in 1855 or 1857. He attended the State Normal School in Cortland, New...
  • The Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library

    Ray DiPalma Papers

    October 17, 2006

    The Yale Collection of American Literature has acquired the papers of poet and visual artist Ray DiPalma. The author of some thirty books of poetry and visual...
  • The Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library

    Gary Soto Papers

    October 15, 2006

    The Beinecke Library’s Gary Soto Papers include manuscripts, films, correspondence, ephemera, and books documenting the Chicano writer’s life and work. A...
  • Marjorie Welish

    Marjorie Welish Archive

    September 25, 2006

    The Yale Collection of American Literature has acquired the literary archive of poet, painter, and art critic Marjorie Welish. Welish is the author of several...