Poetry at Beinecke Library
Congratulations to the many scholars conducting new research in the James Weldon Johnson Memorial Collection of African American Arts and Letters and the Yale Collection of American Literature in 2012. Information about some of this year's most exciting projects can be found at the following links. Carl Van Vechten and the Harlem Renaissance: A Portrait in Black and White by Emily Bernard http://beineckejwj.library.yale.edu/2012/03/26/cvv-bernard/
December 24, 2012
BEINECKE VISITING FELLOW TALK What Will Lettrism Turn Out to Be? Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 1:00 pm Beinecke Library, Room 39
December 4, 2012
THE WILLIAM CARLOS WILLIAMS COLLECTION AT YALE BY DONALD GALLUP Originally published in The Yale University Library Gazette, Vol. 56, No. 1/2 (October 1981), pp. 50-59
November 20, 2012
All We Know: Three Lives by Lisa Cohen, published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux Esther Murphy was a brilliant New York intellectual who dazzled friends and strangers with an unstoppable flow of conversation. But she never finished the books she was contracted to write—a painful failure and yet a kind of achievement.
November 18, 2012
Recent acquisitions of Ezra Pound letters and manuscripts present new research opportunities in the Beinecke Library's collection on Modernist literature.
November 7, 2012
Devin Johnston & Anna Moschovakis, Poetry Reading Monday, November 5, 4:00 pm Beinecke Library, 121 Wall Street Yale Collection of American Literature Reading Series Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
October 29, 2012
“Gertrude Gertrude Stein Stein: What are the Questions?” by Joan Retallack, poet, essayist, critic, and professor at Bard College Friday, October 26 at 5:00 pm a lecture in honor of the exhibition “Descriptions of Literature”: Texts and Contexts in the Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas Papers on view October 8–December 14, 2012 and the Gertrude Stein Society Meeting
October 25, 2012