Loren Eiseley - Essayist, Philosopher, Literary Naturalist

Research Archives

Much of the archival material regarding Eiseley's life and work is to be found in the manuscript collections and archives of the universities, museums and publishers in the East, such as the Loren Eiseley Seminar Room at the University of Pennsylvania, the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, and Charles Scribners & Sons, Publishers, New York.

For a complete current list, consult the bibliography in Gale Christianson's biography of Eiseley, "Fox at the Wood's Edge," published by H. Holt Brown, New York.


Event: Eiseley's 110th Birthday Celebration
Date/Time: Sunday, Sept. 17, 1:30-2:30pm
Location: Jane Pope Geske Heritage Room, Bennett Martin Public Library, 136 S. 14th St, Lincoln, NE
About: Free and open to all
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"Man would not be man if his dreams did not exceed his grasp... If I remember the sunflower forest it is because from its hidden reaches man arose. The green world is his sacred center. In moments of sanity he must still seek refuge there..."

- Loren Eiseley, The Invisible Pyramid
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