San Francisco Bay Area Poetry

collection

Campus:
California State University, East Bay
Library:
CSUEB University Libraries
Subject(s):
American poetry – California – San Francisco Bay Area
Description:
Poetry works by individuals who either live in the Bay Area, or have been published by Bay Area presses are represented. Includes Allen Ginsberg, Gary Snyder, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, William Everson, Robert Duncan, Jack Kerouac, and Michael McClure, but poets of much less fame, many of whom read regularly at the bookstores and coffee houses of the Bay Area, are also in this collection.
Dates covered:
1965 - 1975
Language(s):
Mostly English
Collection Size:
over 6,000 volumes [as of 12/03/07]