Poetry at Beinecke Library

Poetry collections, events, and news.
  • Love in Wartime

    April 6, 2020

    The Beinecke Library is pleased to provide digital access to more than 500 letters, long thought to have been lost, exchanged during the 1940s by poet Maxine...
  • Literary Translation Workshop

    March 23, 2020

    Resources for Peter Cole’s annual spring term Literary Translation Research Workshop Mary Barnard – Translations of the Iliad & Sappho Call Number:...
  • Women’s voices dominate the 2020 Windham-Campbell Prizes

    March 19, 2020

  • At Home With Elizabeth Bishop (Poets & Writers)

    February 12, 2020

  • Never Too Late: Rachel Churner on the Late Style of Eileen Myles and Yvonne Rainer (Artforum, note: paywall)

    February 1, 2020

  • Rachel Blau DuPlessis Papers

    January 23, 2020

    The Beinecke Library is pleased to announce a newly acquired collection: the papers of Rachel Blau DuPlessis. DuPlessis is a contemporary American poet,...