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Subseries 2.2c
Lectures, 1982-2002
Box 90

Scope and Content Note

The section consists of manuscript and typescript drafts of lectures written by Anthony Hecht from 1982-2002. Materials relating to the development of the lectures may accompany the drafts including research materials, notes, poem lists, and correspondence.

Arrangement Note

Arranged in chronological order.

Box Folder Content
104 1 "Diction," TS draft
104 2 "A Few Words Before Beethoven"
104 3 "Language and Its Public Abuse," TS draft
104 4 "Oxford Lecture," (on Auden)
104 5 "The Structure of Poetry," TS, notes
104 6 Untitled lecture at National Portrait Gallery
104 7 "The Riddle of Life," The Pundit Club, February 2, 1982, TS, meeting information
104 8 "Robert Lowell," Library of Congress, May 2, 1983, drafts 1, 2 TS,
104 9 "The Pathetic Fallacy," Library of Congress, May 7, 1984, draft 1, TS
104 10 "The Pathetic Fallacy," Library of Congress, May 7, 1984, draft 2, TS
104 11 "The Pathetic Fallacy," Library of Congress, May 7, 1984, related materials
104 12 "Houses as Metaphors: The Poetry of Architecture," Folger Shakespeare Library, January 13, 1986, notes, TS
104 13 "Houses as Metaphors: The Poetry of Architecture," Folger Shakespeare Library, January 13, 1986, draft, TS
104 14 "Houses as Metaphors: The Poetry of Architecture," Folger Shakespeare Library, January 13, 1986, related materials
104 15 "Othello and T. S. Eliot," Georgetown University, March 6, 1986, draft, TS
104 16 "Othello and T. S. Eliot," Georgetown University, March 6, 1986, related materials
104 17 "Contemporary American Poetry," IREX Soviet Teachers of English lecture, July 10, 1988, poem lists and correspondence
104 18 New York Public Library Talk (circa 1990), TS drafts 1, 2 with TLS
104 19 On the Laws of the Poetic Art, 1992, research materials, printed (1 of 9)
104 20 On the Laws of the Poetic Art, 1992, research materials, printed (2 of 9)
104 21 On the Laws of the Poetic Art, 1992, research materials, printed (3 of 9)
104 22 On the Laws of the Poetic Art, 1992, research materials, printed (4 of 9)
104 23 On the Laws of the Poetic Art, 1992, research materials, printed (5 of 9)
104 24 On the Laws of the Poetic Art, 1992, research materials, printed (6 of 9)
104 25 On the Laws of the Poetic Art, 1992, research materials, printed (7 of 9)
104 26 On the Laws of the Poetic Art, 1992, research materials, printed (8 of 9)
104 27 On the Laws of the Poetic Art, 1992, notes, TS and MS
105 1 On the Laws of the Poetic Art, 1992, early draft pages
105 2 On the Laws of the Poetic Art, 1992, draft 1, lectures 1-4, TS
105 3 On the Laws of the Poetic Art, 1992, draft 2, "Final Version," lectures 1-4, TS
105 4 On the Laws of the Poetic Art, 1992,
105 5 On the Laws of the Poetic Art, 1992, draft marked up for lecture, lectures 4-6, TS
105 6 On the Laws of the Poetic Art, 1992, lecture 5 corrections, TS
105 7 On the Laws of the Poetic Art, 1992, "Poems to be reproduced for distribution"
105 8 On the Laws of the Poetic Art, 1992, poems reproduced for distribution
105 9 On the Laws of the Poetic Art, 1992, correspondence
105 10 "The Plight of the Poet," Sewanee Writers' Conference, 1996, drafts 1, 2, 3 TS, notes, correspondence
105 11 "Richard Wilbur," West Chester, June 7, 2001, drafts 1, 2 TS, notes
105 12 "T.S. Eliot," Association of Literary Scholars and Critics Conference, October 18, 2002, TS and copy with correspondence relating to publication of the lecture in Literary Magazine
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