Philippe Zoummeroff Collection of May 1968
The Philippe Zoummeroff Collection of May 1968 depicts—through startlingly raw and graphical imagery— the explosion of protests that swept across France and nearly toppled the government of Charles de Gaulle.
Many of these posters are on view at the Beinecke as part of the Library exhibition: The Postwar Avant-Garde and the Culture of Protest, 1945 to 1968 and Beyond on view Tuesday, October 6, 2009 - Saturday, December 19, 2009.
The exhibition gallery is closed while the library's building is under renovation.
Temporary Reading Room Hours
Monday - Friday: 9 am to 4:45 pm
The temporary reading room is located in Yale's Sterling Memorial Library, across Wall Street from the Beinecke.
After the renovation, beginnig September 1, our hours will be
Monday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Tuesday-Thursday 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. to 5