Profile of the Day: Emily Dickinson

Posted May 15, 2013 by Amanda | One Comment

Emily Dickinson

Today we remember poet Emily Dickinson, who died on May 15, 1886 in Amherst, Massachusetts. During her lifetime, Dickinson composed nearly eighteen hundred poems, however fewer than a dozen were published while she was living. Today, she is considered one of the most celebrated and revered poets in history.

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  • Ashley

    One of the first women I added to the Seven Sisters Alumnae project! I got to peruse some of Emily’s Mount Holyoke records in their archives while I was a student there. Very cool experience. :)