On September 16, 2011, the Hamden Public Library and the Town of Hamden honored native son and nationally renowned poet, Donald Hall. At that time many area residents came forward with thoughts and memories of Mr. Hall and his life in Hamden which we have begun to collect here on this blog. Feel free to comment on what you find here or, if you have additional items you would like to add, please contact the library.
Hamden Celebrates Donald Hall Photos by David K. Leff
Thursday, August 1, 2013
Enjoy Mr. Hall's Latest New Yorker Essay
The New Yorker online presents Donald Hall's latest essay, "Three Beards" , a look back at how the state of his facial hair has been affected by the people and events in his life.