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.
  • Exhibit on Edith Wharton, fiction and interior design opens online (Yale Daily News)

    March 14, 2021

  • Nobel Laureate Louise Glück on Teaching and Poetry

    March 9, 2021

  • The Literary Legacy Of Pauline Hopkins (WBUR)

    February 12, 2021

  • Meet the Winners of the 2021 Windham-Campbell Prize (Book Riot)

    February 4, 2021

  • Road Show at Beinecke Library

    February 3, 2021