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Introduction to the exhibit and background information

In the classroom

Auden as a professor (1942-1945)

Romanticism seminar (1943)

Question-and-answer session with visiting professor Brendan Kennelly's class (1971)

In the library

Auden's library call slips

Reserve lists for his courses

Auden's use and abuse of library books

On campus

Relations with the Swarthmore campus and surrounding town

Production of Ascent of F6 in spring 1945

Auden's lectures

Auden's honorary degree (1964)

Auden in the college newspaper


Letter donating a manuscript notebook to the library (1966)

Manuscript notebook


Collection provenance, acknowledgments, bibliography and suggestions for further reading

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