Women poets, American
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Pat Schneider, a poet, author and writing teacher, is founder of Amherst Writers and Artists in Amherst, Massachusetts. Her papers include published and unpublished plays, autobiographical works, essays, Schneider's book, Writing Alone and With Others (2003), and a booklet of her poetry, The Patience of Ordinary Things (2003). Also included are several recordings of readings and some photographs.
Dates: 1956 - 2017
Overview Author, poet. Papers include Beck's personal diaries, kept continuously from age 14 until her death in 1978; manuscripts of 59 short stories, 2 semi-autobiographical novels, and poems; correspondence; and photographs and slides of artwork. The diaries, used as basis for her writings, contain insight into her relationships, daily activities, books and movies, her dreams, travel descriptions (including time spent in Civil War Spain), and periodic depressive episodes (which led to brief...
Dates: 1936-1986; Majority of material found within 1940-78
Overview The Sylvia Plath Collection contains writings by and about the American poet, novelist, and Smith College graduate, including poems, journals, articles, and correspondence to and from Plath. The bulk of the collection is manuscript, printed, or published materials but also includes realia, and audio/visual materials.
Dates: approximately 1930-1998