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On-line Registration Available for 2014 RJA Conference

RJA Members may register online for the 20th Annual RJA Conference in Carmel, California. The conference will be held at the Carmel Woman’s Center, February 14-16, 2014. A $25 fee will we be added for those who do not register … Read More >>


2014 RJA Conference Announced

The 20th Annual RJA Conference will be held in Carmel, CA, during President’s Day Weekend 2014.  The conference will feature a stellar keynote panel featuring Albert Gelpi, Tim Hunt, James Karman, Norris Pope, and Robert Zaller. Click here for more … Read More >>


George Hart Publishes New Jeffers Study

Congratulations to George Hart on the publication of Inventing the Language to Tell It: Robinson Jeffers and the Biology of Consciousness.  James Karman, editor of The Collected Letters of Robinson Jeffers writes, “The mind–body problem, faced anew by the … Read More >>


RJA’s David J. Rothman Publishes Two New Books of Poems

David J. Rothman, Immediate Past President of RJA,  recently published two new books of poetry. The Book of Catapults, from White Violet Press, and Part of the Darkness, from Entasis are available on Amazon.com. Of the former, poet … Read More >>


2013 Conference Schedule Posted

The 2013 Robinson Jeffers Conference is posted here.… Read More >>


2013 RJA Conference to be held in Charleston, SC; Nikky Finney will deliver keynote address

The Robinson Jeffers Association is pleased to announce that the 2013 RJA Conference will be held February 15-17 in beautiful, historic Charleston, SC., the city that was was named the #1 tourist destination in the world earlier this week. RJA is also … Read More >>


Ripple Huth, scholar, docent, and dear friend of RJA, remembered

RJA extends deepest condolences to the family of Ripple Huth, our dear friend and colleague who passed away on 3 October. One could always count on Ripple’s kindness and generosity, and her immeasurable contribution to Jeffers studies will endure. A … Read More >>


USC to Celebrate Robinson Jeffers on October 25

On Thursday, October 25, 2012, The University of Southern California will host “Celebrating Robinson Jeffers, a conference organized by Dana Gioia, which will feature a keynote lecture by James Karman as well as other lectures, panels and presentations. Click here … Read More >>


Tor House Foundation Fall Festival, October 5-7

The 2012 Robinson Jeffers Tor House Foundation Fall Festival,”Fifty Years Since: An Enduring Legacy,” celebrates the life and work of Robinson Jeffers, Friday October 5 through Sunday, October 7. Guest speakers include Dana Gioia, Steve Hauk, James Karman, and Robert … Read More >>


Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory to present Jeffers lecture

Former RJA President David Rothman will present a paper titled “Nature, Science and Robinson Jeffers” and read selections from his own poetry as part of  the Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory’s upcoming lecture session and poetry reading on Friday, June 22, 2012. Click here Read More >>