African American Studies at Beinecke Library
The finding aid for the Walter Francis White and Poppy Cannon Papers has recently been revised and updated; the new finding aid to the collection is available online: Walter Francis White and Poppy Cannon Papers.
June 2, 2009
The Van Vechten Paradox: The Harlem Renaissance, A White Man, and His Black Story a lecture by James Weldon Johnson Fellow Emily Bernard Monday, June 1, 4:00PM on the Beinecke mezzanine, 121 Wall Street, New Haven
May 26, 2009
New Reading Room Hours, Effective June 1, 2009 Mondays – Thursdays 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Fridays 9:00 a.m.– 5:00 p.m. New Exhibition Gallery Hours, Effective June 1, 2009 Mondays – Thursdays 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Fridays 9:00 a.m.– 5:00 p.m. Saturdays 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
May 6, 2009
In honor of National Poetry Month, throughout April the Beinecke Library's Room 26 Cabinet of Curiosities will feature poetry-related collection materials from the James Weldon Johnson Memorial Collection of African American Arts and Letters and the Yale Collection of American Literature. Stop by often--new posts will be added twice a week.
April 4, 2009