African American Studies at Beinecke Library
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
Ten fascinating books, letters, photos, objects, collections, archives, documents...related to Paul Robeson.
March 5, 2013
The Beinecke Library is pleased to announce its acquisition of the Catherine Roraback Collection of Ericka Huggins Papers (JWJ MSS 96)
March 4, 2013
THE JAMES WELDON JOHNSON MEMORIAL COLLECTION OF NEGRO ARTS AND LETTERS by Arna Bontemps
February 19, 2013
Thursday, 14 February 2013 at 4:30 PMA Reading from Thrall by US Poet Laureate Natasha Tretheweyat Beinecke Library, 121 Wall Street, New Haven, CT
January 31, 2013
Collections, events, and news from the James Weldon Johnson Memorial Collection of African American Arts and Letters