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Trimpi, Helen A. Pinkerton

Photo of Helen Pinkerton Trimpi seated with smile.
Photo: Judee Humburg
Department: 
English
Oral History Project: 
Alumni Interviews
Staff
Interviewer: 
Humburg, Judee
Interview Year: 
2016
Oral History Type: 
Audio
Video
Transcript

The writer Helen Pinkerton Trimpi recounts the path that led her to study English and poetry at Stanford University in the late 1940s and describes her experiences as a student of Ivor Winters and a lecturer in the Stanford Department of English. She reads her poem Autumn Drought (1976), which she wrote about Stanford and Winters.

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