Pulitzer-Winning Poet Richard Wilbur

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Two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Richard Wilbur read to a packed house. Read more about his life and work…

Richard Wilbur


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Find Publications in the Libraries' Catalog

Search by author for Wilbur, Richard in the Five College Library catalog. To find books about Wilbur and his work, choose a Subject search and enter the last name first: Wilbur, Richard.

Link to past SC Libraries Poetry Center Readings resource pages.

Mayflies by Richard Wilbur

Find Biographical Information & Selected Poems Online

Internet Site Access
Smith College Poetry Center http://www.smith.edu/poetrycenter
The Academy of American Poets http://www.poets.org
Biography in Context
(Note: access is limited to Smith)

Search for Periodicals

On the Libraries' website under Research, the English subject page includes links to periodical indexes, including MLA International Bibliography, Humanities Abstracts, ABELL (Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature), and Expanded Academic Index. Members of the Smith community may connect to these resources to find articles, book reviews, and selected poems online.

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