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Lives of the Poets: Literary Biography from Geoffrey Chaucer to Amy Clampitt

Southern Methodist University - Fondren Library

The DeGolyer Library’s current exhibit covers several centuries of English and American poetry, with attention focused on biographical approaches to the poets. Over 200 books are on display, from the 17th-century to the present, featuring both the well-known (Shakespeare, Wordsworth) and the more obscure (Janet Little, Ann Yearsley). Intended for poetry lovers of all kinds, the current exhibit presents major works accompanied by related biographical criticism, placing art and life in context. 

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6414 Robert S Hyer Ln · Dallas, TX 75205