Information about our holdings

New Scholarship: A Conjoining of Ancient Song

A Conjoining of Ancient Song

A half hour documentary by Willie Ruff and Gretchen Berland
Film screening and discussion
Willie Ruff • Gretchen Berland • Kai Erikson

Monday, April 22 | 7 pm
Battell Chapel

The half-hour Yale documentary retracing the trajectory of a rapidly eroding form of congregational singing out of Scotland and into both African American and Native American religious song traditions will be premiered.

View the trailer here.




Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library
121 Wall Street | New Haven, CT 06511
Campus Map

Tel: (203) 432-2977    Fax: (203) 432-4047

USPS: Mailing Address and Information

email: Ask a Librarian




Monday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Tuesday-Thursday 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. to 5
Saturday (Exhibitions only) 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Holiday Schedule and Closed Collections Schedule