African American Studies at Beinecke Library
The James Weldon Johnson Memorial Collection is pleased to announce a new digital image guide: Austin Reed, The Life and Adventures of a Haunted Convict, or the Inmate of a Gloomy Prison; an unpublished manuscript, [ca. 1858]
May 2, 2013
Dr. Khalil Gibran Muhammad, director of The New York Public Library’s Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, will be speaking at Beinecke Library, at 1pm on Mary 1. This event is co-sponsored by the Department of African American Studies' Endeavors Colloquium Series.
May 1, 2013
A new book about James Weldon Johnson by Donald C. Gallup Fellow Noelle Morrissette
April 23, 2013
Film screening and discussion with Willie Ruff and Gretchen Berland on Monday, April 22, 7pm Battell Chapel
April 19, 2013
Ten fascinating books, manuscripts, collections...related to American Civil Rights Movements.
April 7, 2013
A fictionalized autobiography thought to be the first novel written by an African American woman (c. 1850); now available online.
March 14, 2013