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2016-2017 Events at (or Sponsored by) Beinecke Library
 
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--FALL 2016--
 
Windham-Campbell Literary Festival
September 9-September 21
Events across campus:  http://windhamcampbell.org/festival
 
Elizabeth Alexander, Poetry Reading
Monday, October 10, 4:00 PM
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 121 Wall Street
Yale Collection of American Literature Reading Series
Celebrating the 75th Anniversary of
the James Weldon Johnson Memorial Collection
 
The Langston Hughes Project
with the Ron McCurdy Quartet and Kenyon Adams
Friday, October 28, 7:30 PM
Morse Recital Hall in Sprague Hall
Co-sponsored by
the James Weldon Johnson Memorial Collection at Beinecke Library
and the Ellington Jazz Series at the Yale School of Music
Celebrating the 75th Anniversary of
the James Weldon Johnson Memorial Collection
 
Fred Moten, Poetry Reading
Wednesday, November 30, 4:00 pm
Beinecke Library, 121 Wall Street
Yale Collection of American Literature Reading Series
Celebrating the 75th Anniversary of
the James Weldon Johnson Memorial Collection
Co-Sponsored by the Creative Writing Program,
the Department of African American Studies,
and the School of Art
 
Terry Tempest Williams, Conversation: Eye on the West
Friday, December 2, 5:00 PM
Beinecke Library, 121 Wall Street
Yale Collection of Western Americana
Contact: George.miles@yale.edu
 
--SPRING 2017--
 
Yusef Komunyakaa, Poetry Reading
Thursday, February 23, 4:00 PM
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 121 Wall Street
Yale Collection of American Literature Reading Series
Celebrating the 75th Anniversary of
the James Weldon Johnson Memorial Collection
 
Yale Student Poets Reading
Tuesday, April 25, 4:00 PM
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 121 Wall Street
Yale Collection of American Literature Reading Series
 

 
 

 

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Hours

The exhibition gallery and reading room are closed for the month of August while the library's building is under renovation.

Beginnig September 6, 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
Saturday (Exhibitions only) 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Holiday Schedule and Closed Collections Schedule