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Poetry Collection event recordings

Identifier: PCMS-0125

Scope and Contents

Video and audio recordings of events held by the Poetry Collection in honor of poet Anne Blonstein, scholar Michael Groden, and pamphlet series "Among the Neighbors." Also includes programs, web pages, transcripts, and chat logs.


  • 2021-2023


Poetry Collection event recordings, 2021-2023 may only be accessed onsite within the library at this time.


Copyright of papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns. Researchers must obtain the written permission of the holder(s) of copyright and the Poetry Collection before requesting photocopies and/or publishing quotations from materials in the collection. Once permission is obtained, most papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures unless otherwise specified.

Historical Note

A University at Buffalo Libraries Special Collection, the Poetry Collection is the library of record for 20th- and 21st-century poetry in English. Founded in 1937 by Charles Abbott, the Poetry Collection now holds one of the world’s largest collections of poetry first editions and other titles, little literary magazines, broadsides and anthologies; a substantial collection of artworks; and more than 150 archives and manuscript collections from a wide range of poets, presses, magazines and organizations. Today, the Poetry Collection continues its mission of acquiring the publications and papers from writers located at both the center and the margins of poetic culture.

Taken from the Poetry Collection website.


5.9 Gigabytes (16 files)

Language of Materials



Audio, video, and transcript files from events held by the Poetry Collection.


This collection is arranged in chronological order by date of the event.

Acquisition Information

Recordings in this collection were captured and saved by staff of the Poetry Collection, 2021-2023.

Accruals and Additions

Future accruals to this collection are expected.

Processing Information

Digital materials processed by Grace Trimper, May 2022, March 2023.

This collection was processed in accordance with the University Archives processing guidelines/policies. For more information, see


Finding aid for the Poetry Collection event recordings
Finding aid prepared by Sarah Cogley and Grace Trimper.
2022 May
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the The Poetry Collection Repository

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