[Collection of Letters and Postcards to Poet Patricia Donegan]
by DI PRIMA, Diane
. Near fine. Five items: three addressed envelopes mailed to Donegan in San Francisco and Tokyo, containing one TLS and two ALS; an addressed postcard mailed to Canton, NY; and a printed copy of an email from Di Prima to her personal email list announcing her appointment as Poet Laureate of San Francisco, with a reply from Donegan at the top. Uniformly near fine or better, with openings torn in envelopes, and printed email folded into quarters. Else clean and fresh.
Collection of correspondence from Di Prima to Donegan, a poet well-known for her work in haiku who taught at the Naropa Institute (as did Di Prima). A charming set of notes, touching on updates from Di Prima's life including teaching at Columbia and more notably her appointment as San Francisco's Poet Laureate in 2009. (Inventory #: 21823)