Poet Louise Glück - The Poetry Center has a new home in Wright Hall

Read more about U.S. Poet Laureate Louise Glück's life and work....

Louise Glück


April 27, 2004
Dedication of the Poetry Center
with remarks and poems read by Carol Christ, president of Smith College, and invited guests
Wright Hall Common Room, 4:30 p.m.

Louise Glück reading
Leo Weinstein Auditorium (formerly Wright Hall Auditorium), 7:30 p.m.

The reading was supported by Peggy Block Danziger '62 and Richard Danziger.

Read more in a press release from the Office of College Relations.

Gala Reception
Poetry Center and Wright Hall Terrace, Tuesday, April 27, 9:00 p.m.

The center's newly renovated space, formerly the Wright Hall Common Room, will serve as a gathering space for campus writers and visiting poets. It is furnished with writing tables, comfortable chairs, a library of poetry books and facilities for small readings. The center was made possible by gifts to the college.

Find Publications in the Libraries' Catalog

This month Sarabande Books published Louise Glück's latest book, October. The chapbook contains a single long poem, which originally appeared in The New Yorker.

Search the Five College Library catalog by author for Glück, Louise to find published collections of the poet's works, or with the poet's name as subject, Glück, Louise, for works of criticism.

Link to past SC Libraries Poetry Center Readings resource pages.

The Wild Iris by Louise Glück     October by Louise Glück

Find Biographical Information & More Online

Internet Site Access
Smith College Poetry Center http://www.smith.edu/poetrycenter
The Academy of American Poets http://www.poets.org/
Sarabande Books http://www.sarabandebooks.org
The Poetry & Literature Center of the Library of Congress http://www.loc.gov/poetry/
Modern American Poetry http://www.english.uiuc.edu/maps/poets/
Biography in Context
(Note: access is limited to Smith)
Online access to full-text articles

Search for Periodicals

On the Libraries' website under Research, the English subject page features links to periodical indexes, including MLA International Bibliography, Humanities Abstracts, and Academic Search Premier. Members of the Smith community may connect to these resources to find articles, essays, book reviews, and selected poems online.

Source Access
Expanded Academic Index (1980+)
Search by keyword, entering the poet's name and poem. Some PDF image files reproduce the original source.
click here
Literature Online (8th century+)
ABELL (the Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature), plus full text content and web resources. [browse authors: Glück]
click here


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