Heyen, William, 1940-

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William Heyen is an American poet and editor. He was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1940, and educated at the State University of New York at Brockton and Ohio University. He taught American literature and creative writing at SUNY Brockport for over thirty years before his retirement in 2000. His books of poetry include: Erika: Poems of the Holocaust (1984), Crazy Horse in Stillness (1996), Pig Notes and Dumb Music (1998), Diana, Charles, and the Queen (1998), Shoah Train (2003), The Confessions of Doc Williams (2006), and A Poetics of Hiroshima (2008). He edited the collection of poetry September 11, 2001: American Writers Respond (2002).

From the description of William Heyen papers, 1950-2009. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702178980

American poet, Ohio University graduate 1967 (Ph. D.).

From the description of Papers : Seven drafts of The Jewish children : educational questionaire, 1976-1979. (Ohio University). WorldCat record id: 13119876

William Heyen (1940-), poet, teacher, and collector.

William B. Ewert (1943-2001), educator and publisher.

From the description of William Heyen papers relating to William B. Ewert, 1978-2003. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702180352

William Heyen is an American poet and editor. He was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1940, and educated at the State University of New York at Brockton and Ohio University. He taught American literature and creative writing at SUNY Brockport for over thirty years before his retirement in 2000.

His books of poetry include: Erika: Poems of the Holocaust (1984), Crazy Horse in Stillness (1996), Pig Notes and Dumb Music (1998), Diana, Charles, and the Queen (1998), Shoah Train (2003), The Confessions of Doc Williams (2006), and A Poetics of Hiroshima (2008). He edited the collection of poetry September 11, 2001: American Writers Respond (2002).

From the guide to the William Heyen Papers, 1950-2009, (Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library)

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Ralph B. Sipper Books. Records, 1997. Indiana University
creatorOf Heyen, William, 1940-. Miscellaneous works. Marietta College, Marietta College Library
creatorOf McGraw, DeLoss. Papers, 1975-2003. University of California, San Diego, UC San Diego Library; UCSD Library
creatorOf Heyen, William, 1940-. William Heyen papers, 1950-2009. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Heyen, William, 1940-. [Christmas cards] / William Heyen. University of Rochester
referencedIn Yale Collection of American Literature reading series, 2002-2010 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Ewert, William B. William B. Ewert publications, 1978- UNH Durham, Dimond Library
referencedIn McPherson, Sandra. Office files of The American Poetry Review, 1978-1992. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982. Letters [holograph and typescript] : 1974-1982 : to William Heyen / Archibald MacLeish. Greenfield Community College, Nahman-Watson Library
referencedIn DeLoss McGraw Papers, 1975-2003 University of California, San Diego. Geisel Library. Mandeville Special Collections Library.
creatorOf Updike, John. [Broadside collection]. Hollins University, Wyndham Robertson Library
referencedIn John Eugene Unterecker Papers, 1961-1987 Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn Joyce Carol Oates Papers, 1956-2006 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
creatorOf Heyen, William, 1940-. Papers : Seven drafts of The Jewish children : educational questionaire, 1976-1979. Ohio University, Alden Library
creatorOf Palaemon Press (Winston-Salem, N.C.). Editorial archive, 1974-1984. Brown University, John Hay Library
creatorOf Heyen, William, 1940-. Correspondence, manuscripts, drafts 1974-1988. Marietta College, Marietta College Library
referencedIn Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Collection of American Literature. Yale Collection of American Literature reading series, 2002-2006. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Robert S. Phillips Papers, 1964-1989 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn Unterecker, John, 1922-1989. Papers, 1961-1987. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Heyen, William, 1940-. William Heyen papers relating to William B. Ewert, 1978-2003. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Vanguard Press. Vanguard Press Records, ca. 1925-ca. 1985. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Harmon, William, 1938-. William Harmon papers, 1939-2000 (correspondents G-Hi). University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Hauptman, Robert, 1941-. Robert Hauptman correspondence, 1973-2004. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Ryan, Michael, 1946-. Papers of Michael Ryan [manuscript], 1957-1990. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf William Heyen Papers, 1950-2009 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn The Perishable Press, Ltd. Records and papers, 1965-1980. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Vanguard Press Records, ca.1925-ca.1985 Columbia University, Rare Book and Manuscripts Library,
creatorOf Heyen, William, 1940-. Office files of The American Poetry Review, 1977-1993. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Mariani, Paul L. Paul L. Mariani papers, 1961-2003. Boston College, Thomas P. O'Neill Library
referencedIn John Lucas Literary Collection, c1930-1993 Loughborough University Archives
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associatedWith Babcock, Bert. person
associatedWith Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Collection of American Literature. corporateBody
associatedWith Ewert, Mary. person
associatedWith Ewert, William B. person
associatedWith Ferry, Helen M. person
associatedWith Harmon, William, 1938- person
associatedWith Hauptman, Robert, 1941- person
associatedWith Heyen, Hannelore. person
associatedWith Kristensen, John. person
associatedWith Lucas, John., 1937- person
associatedWith MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982. person
associatedWith Mariani, Paul L. person
associatedWith Marx, Robert E. (Robert Ernst), 1925- person
correspondedWith McGraw, DeLoss person
associatedWith McGraw, DeLoss. person
associatedWith McPherson, Sandra. person
associatedWith McWilliams, Alvi. person
associatedWith Moser, Barry. person
associatedWith Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- person
associatedWith Palaemon Press (Winston-Salem, N.C.) corporateBody
associatedWith Phillips, Robert S. person
associatedWith Piccione, Tony. person
associatedWith Ralph B. Sipper Books. corporateBody
associatedWith Rook Press. corporateBody
associatedWith Ryan, Michael, 1946- person
associatedWith Simic, Charles, 1938- person
associatedWith The Perishable Press, Ltd. corporateBody
associatedWith Unterecker, John, 1922-1989. person
associatedWith Updike, John. person
associatedWith Vanguard Press. corporateBody
associatedWith William B. Ewert, Publisher. corporateBody
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American poetry--20th century
Fine books
Authors, American--20th century--Archives
Printing--20th century
Authors, American--21st century--Archives
American literature--20th century
American literature--21st century
American poetry--21st century
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Birth 1940-11-01

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