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Harvard University Department of English and American Literature and Language

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Works: 64 works in 75 publications in 1 language and 407 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  Outlines and syllabi  Poetry  Records and correspondence  Live sound recordings 
Classifications: PS3511.A86, 813.52
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Most widely held works about Harvard University
 
Most widely held works by Harvard University
The spider in the cup : Yoknapatawpha County's fall into the unknowable by Barbara Fried( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The LeBaron Russell Briggs prize honors essays in English by Harvard University( )

in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bibliography for English undergraduate concentrators( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Tutorial bibliography of English literature( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Poetry reading by Seamus Heaney( Recording )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seamus Heaney reads selections from his poetry, chiefly from his new book The spirit level
[An evening for Elizabeth Bishop] by Elizabeth Bishop( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Giroux, Frank Bidart, Rosanna Warren, Elizabeth Hardwick, Lloyd Schwartz, Helen Vendler, and Seamus Heaney read letters from the newly-published collection of Elizabeth Bishop's letters, One art
[Poetry reading by Seamus Heaney( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seamus Heaney reads selections from his poetry, chiefly from his new book The spirit level
A tutorial bibliography of English literature by Harvard University( Book )

1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sympathy for nature : our romantic dilemma : lecture by David Perkins( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading passages from the Odyssey (non-Romantic description of Argos), Ezra Pound, Dorothy and William Wordsworth, William Blake, Friedrich Hölderlin, Gary Snyder, John Ruskin, Jorie Graham, and Robert Lowell, David Perkins discusses poets' love of nature and its origin in the Romantic tradition, concluding that this love indicates man's hatred of himself. He speculates that the nature poem of the future will succeed if it presents only what is seen
[Prose reading by Jayne Anne Phillips( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jayne Anne Phillips reads from her novel Shelter and her short story Alma, which predates the novel and was worked into it
[Sixty years of American poetry]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A celebration of the 60th anniversary of the Academy of American Poets, with readings by 14 poets. Each poet reads from his or her own work and from the work of an Academy member
A poetry reading with Robin Robertson by Robin Robertson( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Robin Robertson is the author of five collections of poetry: A Painted Field (1997), Slow Air (2002), Swithering (2006), and The Wrecking Light (2010), and Hill of Doors (2013) as well as The Deleted World, his 'new versions in English' of poems by the Swedish Nobel laureate Tomas Tranströmer (2006), and translations of Euripides' Medea (2008) and Bacchae (2013). He edited Mortification: Writers' Stories of Their Public Shame (2004), inspired by his experiences as a publisher of attending book events when 'some local difficulty unfold[ed] into something like catastrophe'. A Painted Field won the 1997 Forward Prize for Best First Collection, the Aldeburgh Poetry Festival Prize and the Saltire Society Scottish First Book of the Year Award, while Swithering won the Scottish Arts Council Poetry Award and the 2006 Forward Prize for Best Collection. The Wrecking Light includes 'At Roane Head', which was awarded the Forward Prize for Best Single Poem. In addition, Robertson received the E.M. Forster Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters in 2004 and the Cholmondeley Award in 2012. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature."--Event website (viewed 04/20/2016)
A reading by Rae Armantrout( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Summits in the golden light : American poetry in the 19th century( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

24 poets celebrate the history of American verse with readings from the Library of America anthology entitled American poetry: the nineteenth century
A reading by Laura Kasischke by Laura Kasischke( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Sixty years of American poetry]( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A celebration of the 60th anniversary of the Academy of American Poets, with readings by 14 poets. Each poet reads from his or her own work and from the work of an Academy member
[Reading by E. L Doctorow( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

E.L. Doctorow reads his essay of sorts, Standards, and a passage from his novel Billy Bathgate
[Poetry reading by Henri Cole( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henri Cole reads selections from his poetry
A reading by D.A. Powell by D. A Powell( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Summits in the golden light : American poetry in the 19th century( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

24 poets celebrate the history of American verse with readings from the Library of America anthology entitled American poetry: the nineteenth century
 
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The spider in the cup : Yoknapatawpha County's fall into the unknowable
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Harvard University. Dept. of English and American Literature and Language

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