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African American Studies at Beinecke Library

Resources for Professor Elizabeth Alexander's 20th Century African American Poetry class, fall 2014
October 24, 2014
Resources for Professor Elizabeth Alexander's Theorizing Racial Formations class (AF AM 505), Fall 2014
October 15, 2014
A recently-acquired archival collection documenting the "Red Summer" of 1919
September 23, 2014
The Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library is thrilled to announce that it has acquired the Cave Canem Foundation Records.
September 9, 2014
The Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library is excited to announce that it has acquired the literary archive of award-winning poet, dramatist, and literary activist Cornelius Eady.
September 9, 2014
Poets Toi Derricotte & Cornelius Eady visit Yale on October 9, 2014
August 29, 2014
The James Weldon Johnson Collection of African American Arts and letters remembers actress, playwright, and activist Ruby Dee, 1922-2014. Read more about Dee's pathbreaking career: New York Times Obituary of Ruby Dee. Image: Photograph of Ruby Dee by Carl Van Vechten, Carl Van Vechten Papers (JWJ Van Vechten).
June 12, 2014

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