Regina Derieva in Karaganda, Kazakhstan, 1972
Regina Derieva Papers
Derieva (1949-2013) was a Russian poet, who also wrote essays and other prose. Joseph Brodsky, with whom she corresponded, called her a "great poet." The collection documents her life and career. It contains correspondence (incoming), manuscripts, personal papers, audio material, photographs, drawings and paintings, newspaper clippings and printed materials.