Poetry Month Celebration: The Bern Porter Collection

This week’s highlight focuses on the continuance of Poetry Month this April. Colby’s Digital Collections is proud to feature a newly launched version of the Bern Porter Collection.   The Bern Porter Collection of Contemporary Letters is a mix of published and unpublished materials reflecting Porter’s life and work. It features decades of items that...

National Poetry Month: Wesley McNair Spotlight

The beginning of April marks the start of National Poetry Month. Digital and Special Collections is proud to spotlight Wesley McNair, Poet Laureate of Maine, for his work.┬áColby College’s Digital and Special Collections features a collection of McNair’s personal writings and works. This collection was received in 2006 and contains materials dated from 1941 to...