The Yale Collection of American Literature is pleased to acknowledge the work of scholars and students conducting research in Beinecke Library collections. The following is a partial list of recent publications, presentations, and projects reported to curators and library staff. For additional information about recent research in Beinecke Library collections, visit the Current Fellowships Page and collection blogs.
Susan Barbour on H. D. http://beineckepoetry.library.yale.edu/2012/01/06/barbour-hd/
New Edition of Gertrude Stein’s novel Ida http://beineckepoetry.library.yale.edu/2011/12/21/ida/
New Edition of Stein’s Alphabets and Birthdays http://beineckeroom26.library.yale.edu/2011/06/07/todo/
New Edition of Stein’s Stanzas in Meditation http://yalepress.yale.edu/yupbooks/book.asp?isbn=9780300153095
Louise Bernard on “Unpacking the Archive” http://www.yale.edu/yalereview/currentissue.html
Eugene O’Neill’s lost play, Exorcism http://beineckepoetry.library.yale.edu/2011/10/12/exorcism/
Alfred Stieglitz and Georgia O’Keeffe Letters Project http://beineckepoetry.library.yale.edu/2011/09/25/stieglitz-okeeffe-letters/
Yale Undergraduate Ava Kofman on “Poetry at Yale” http://beineckepoetry.library.yale.edu/2011/04/15/ydn-poetry/
Taja Cheek Y'11, essay on Jean Toomer's Cane (English 127)
H. D. (Hilda Doolittle), The Sword Went Out to Sea: An Unpublished Novel, edited by Cynthia Hogue and Julie Vandivere
Jonathan Holloway, Richard Wright, Native Son, and the Beinecke: Being Brought to My Senses
Langston Hughes and Arna Bontemps, Boy of the Border, previously unpublished children’s book, Dr. Maceo Dailey and Sōndra Banfield Dailey, editors
Anastasia Jones, Lesbian Pulp Novels
Janet Malcolm, Two Lives: Gertrude and Alice
Caleb Smith, The Prison and the American Imagination
David Suwondo Y'13, essay on Jean Toomer's Cane (English 127)
Cole Swensen and Thomas Nozkowski, Flare a new artists’ book co-published by Yale University Art Gallery & Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Image: [Dalton School Art Department],[190-], Josephine Boardman Crane papers relating to the Dalton School, ca. 1909-1953, Uncat Za MS 408.
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