African American Studies at Beinecke Library
Carolyn Dekker's essay, "Jean Toomer, Sojourner: Striking Experience in the South and Southwest," appears in the current issue of Multi-Ethnic Literature of the United States
November 13, 2014
The William Pickens Papers are open for research; a detailed listing of the collection can be found online: William Pickens Papers (JWJ MSS 125). Manuscript and printed works, scrapbooks, ephemera, and realia documenting the career of William Pickens.
November 4, 2014
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
Collections, events, and news from the James Weldon Johnson Memorial Collection of African American Arts and Letters