Patti Smith

Mondavi Distinguished Speakers Series

Peter J. Shields Lobby
March 2 - May 11, 2012

An important countercultural figure since her seminal punk album "Horses" of 1975, Patti Smith has been active as a poet and writer as well as a musician. A memoir of her days with Robert Mapplethorpe, "Just Kids," won the 2010 National Book Award for Nonfiction.

Patti Smith will appear in the Mondavi's Distinguished Speakers series, Wednesday, May 9.

Materials by Patti Smith in the Library's collections include:

Seventh Heaven. Philadelphia: Folcroft Press, 1972 Shields Special Collections: D-250 289:9
Witt. New York: Gotham Book Mart, 1973 1972 Shields Special Collections: D-250 289:10
Ha! Ha! Houdini! New York: Gotham Book Mart, 1977 Shields Special Collections: D-250 289:8
Early Work. New York: W.W. Norton, 1994 Shields: PS3569.M53787 A6 1994
The Coral Sea. New York: W.W. Norton, 1996 Shields Special Collections: PS3569.M53787 C67 1996
Patti Smith Complete. New York: Doubleday, 1998 Shields: ML54.6.S64 P38 2006
Auguries of Innocence. New York: Ecco, 2005 Shields: PS3569.M53787 A94 2005
Just Kids. New York: Ecco, 2010 Shields: ML420.S6692 S65 2010

Patti Smith