Yale Collection of American Literature

The Yale Collection of American Literature documents the creative lives, the artistic communities, and the literary achievements of American writers. The collectionis noted for its strength in nineteenth, twentieth, and twenty-first-century poetry, fiction, and dramatic writings. The archives of writers of diverse backgrounds underscore the collection’s interest in the indigenous and immigrant cultures that shape American literature.
  • Pathways: Poetry and Objects

    September 16, 2020

  • Moby Dick: Context and Resources

    September 14, 2020

  • Robert Giard's Archival Connections

    August 28, 2020

    American photographer Robert Giard is renowned for his portraits of American poets and writers; his particular focus was on gay and lesbian writers. Some of...
  • Archives : Nina Simone se dévoile dans une lettre à Langston Hughes (ActuaLitté)

    August 24, 2020

  • Case Study 3: Gertrude Stein

    August 7, 2020

    Work In Progress : Case Study #3 Gertrude Stein, The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas READ the published text, available online via Project Gutenberg. Stein...
  • The U.S. hid Hiroshima’s human suffering. Then John Hersey went to Japan. (Washington Post)

    August 6, 2020