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Readings at Beinecke Library

2015 Events
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Windham-Campbell Prizes Literary Festival:
Readings and Conversations with:
Edmund de Waal, Debbie Tucker Green, Helen Edmundson,
Jackie Sibblies Drury, Ivan Vladislavić, Helon Habila,
Teju Cole, John Jeremiah Sullivan, Geoff Dyer
September 28 – Oct 1
Venues across the Yale Campus
James Weldon Johnson Memorial Lecture:
Farah Jasmine Griffin, Columbia University
Thursday, October 29 at 4pm, Sterling Memorial Library Lecture Hall
Co-Sponsored by the Department of African American Studies
Yale Student Poets Annual Reading
Tuesday, April 26, 4 p.m.
Sterling Memorial Library Lecture Hall



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.

Holiday Schedule and Closed Collections Schedule