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Overview Beltway Poetry Quarterly is an online literary journal and resource bank dedicated to poets and poetry in the Washington, DC area. The organization publishes two to three issues per year focused on different themes and authors. Beltway Poetry Quarterly was founded in 2000 by DC-based poet Kim Roberts. This collection contains poetry samples and submissions, administrative files, promotional and outreach materials, correspondence, and other project files.The material dates from...
Dates: 1990-2019; Majority of material found within 2000-2019
Abstract This collection contains correspondence, drafts, and published poems, plays, and prose written by poet and writer Beth Joselow. The collection dates from 1968-2001. Having settled in Washington in 1970-, Beth was part of the Mass Transit Poets in Washington in the early 1970s. This Dupont Circle poetry group held weekly readings, produced five issues of Mass Transit, a poetry magazine, and led to the establishment of Some Of Us Press, which published chapbooks by Michael Lally, Terence Winch,...
Abstract This collection contains correspondence, postcards, handwritten/typed manuscripts, photographs, pre-publication proofs, art, and flyers. This material dates from 1984-2009 with the majority of the material falling within the dates 1988-2006. Most of the material consists of items mailed or sent to Buck Downs from other artists, poets, publisher, authors, and friends. Most of the material (whether typed manuscripts or graphic art) includes original poetry. This collection also contains some...
Dates: 1984-2009; Majority of material found within 1988 - 2006
Abstract Included are correspondence, fliers, posters, journals, photographs, interviews, and articles related to the artistic life of poet E. Ethelbert Miller dating from 1936-2021 with the bulk from 1962-2018. The collection also contains poet files with correspondence, fliers, programs, posters, photographs, interviews, and articles relating to specific poets within the Washington, D.C. area. A small portion of the collection (Series 2) relates to the work of D.C. Poet Laureate Dolores Kendrick.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1962-2018; 1936-2021
Abstract This collection contains correspondence, contact lists, notebooks, journals, working files, manuscripts, poems, drafts, pictures and drawings, professional journals, magazines, serials, chapbooks, promotional materials, clippings, maps, brochures, schedules, workshop presentations and plans, CD's, DVDs, cassette tapes, VHS tapes and photographs pertaining to the works and poetry career of poet Hiram Larew. The materials date from 1947-2019, with the bulk of the materials dated from 1967-2019.
Dates: 1947-2019; Majority of material found within 1967-2019
Collection — Multiple Containers
Overview Hugh Wallace “Wally” Walthall (1948 - 2015) was a local D.C. poet, actor, playwright, and publisher. The collection contains typed and handwritten poems, published works of poetry in monographs, anthologies, and serials. Some of the publications are journals that include poems by Mr. Walthall. These materials date from the 1960s through the 2000s.
Dates: Circa 1960s-Circa 2000s
Scope and Contents This collection contains manuscripts, cover art, correspondence, drafts, critiques, fliers. Much of the material relates to two works by McCombs, Territories and Habit of Fire. The material dates from 1989-2008. There is also a small file for the reading series Kensington Row Bookshop which McCombs runs.
- Subject: Poets, American X
- Washington (D.C.) 4
- Experimental poetry -- 20th century. 3
- Poetry 3
- Poetry -- African American poets 2
- Audiocassettes 1
- Gay and lesbian writers 1
- Internet publishing 1
- Literature 1
- Performance poetry 1
- Photographs 1
- Plays (document genre) 1
- Poetry -- 20th century 1
- Poetry -- 21st century 1
- Poetry -- Workshops 1
- Poetry--Editing 1
- Publications 1 ∧ less
- Alvarez, Julia 1
- Beltway Poetry Quarterly 1
- Cavalieri, Grace 1
- Downs, Buck 1
- Joselow, Beth 1