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African American Studies at Beinecke Library

An exhibition curated by Caitlin Mitchell, Y06; on view through March, 2006.
February 1, 2006
  An exhibition of sheet music representing all the major African American musical genres of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, including ragtime, black musical theater, folk songs, spirituals, the blues, and jazz. Major black composers and lyricist represented include Eubie Blake, Cab Calloway, Paul Laurence Dunbar, Duke Ellington, James Weldon and John Rosamond Johnson, Noble Sissle, and Samuel Coleridge-Taylor. On exhitibtion at the Beinecke Library in February, 2005.
February 1, 2005
Literature and Resistance: African-American Voices from the 1960s and1970s, on exhibition February-April, 2003.
February 1, 2003

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