The James Hearst Digital Archive


Welcome to the James Hearst Digital Archive

Please take some time to browse this multimedia resource on James Hearst, Iowa’s renowned farmer-poet. You can select individual poems, hear James Hearst read his own work, find out about his life, or view interpretive exhibits. This archive aims to introduce James Hearst to those new to his writings, provide teachers with resources, and offer scholars both traditional and digital interpretive tools.

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New on the JHDA! 

Experience James Hearst's works as they appeared in book format. Check out the new Books section.