Culture

Original voice given to Bishop’s poems

April 8, 2008 • 1
The Whitney Humanities Center auditorium was packed last night as poets, critics, musicians and lovers of literature gathered to celebrate a new book within the Library of America series of the writings of Elizabeth Bishop. Professor J.D. McClatchy, who edits the Yale Review, introduced the event, acknowledging that while the guests had all come to »
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Former Texas congressman discusses ‘watershed election’

March 4, 2008 • 0
Pundits and prognosticators have jammed the airwaves and the blogosphere in recent weeks with predictions about today’s presidential primaries in Texas and Ohio. But the seemingly endless buzz notwithstanding, members of the Yale College Democrats took a moment to listen last night when the guest at their weekly meeting, Martin Frost, told the audience that »