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Guide to the Galway Kinnell Papers [unprocessed]

Collection number: MC 64

Size: unknown boxes (unknown cu.ft.)

About Galway Kinnell

Galway Kinnell was born in Providence, Rhode Island and attended Princeton University. After graduation he taught in France, Australia, and Iran, as well as the United States, and was poet-in- residence at several colleges and universities across the country.

He now lives in Vermont and New York City. For many years he was the Samuel F.B. Morse Professor of Arts and Science at New York University, where he taught creative writing. He is the author of numerous books of poetry, among them Selected Poems (1982), for which he received both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award, as well as prose, and translations. He has been a MacArthur Fellow and the State Poet of Vermont.

About the Galway Kinnell Papers [unprocessed]

The collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, published works, and recordings. It is unprocessed.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is restricted. Permission to view the collection must be obtained in advance. Contact Special Collections staff for information.

Copyright Notice

Contents of this collection are governed by U.S. copyright law. For questions about publication or reproduction rights, contact Special Collections staff.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Galway Kinnell Papers, MC 64, Milne Special Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.

Acquisitions Information

Multiple donations and purchases: November 1980 – October 2003 (many varied accession numbers)

Related Material

Published works in the University of New Hampshire library catalog.