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Gallery Talk with Susan Howe

Join us for a gallery talk and tea with poet Susan Howe on Monday, April 15 at 4pm. Howe will speak breifly about the fragment of Sarah Pierpont Edwards’ wedding dress
 in the Jonathan Edwards Papers and about the role it played in the development of her awarding winning book That This; Howe's notebooks are also on display in the current exhibition, By Hand. For more about Susan Howe and That This: Susan Howe Awarded Bollingen Prize.

Fellows' Teas and Gallery Talks take place each Monday afternoon at 4 pm during the semester: Fellow Tea Schedule. Please join us for thrilling encounters with the Beinecke collections!




Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library
121 Wall Street | New Haven, CT 06511
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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.

Beginnig September 1, 2016 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

Holiday Schedule and Closed Collections Schedule