Room 26 Cabinet of Curiosities
PSNH: The Ends of the Book: Authors, Readers, Public Spaces A lecture by Matthew Stadler, founder of Publication Studio, on the occasion of Publication Studio New Haven, a one-week project hosted by Beinecke Library and ArtSpace New Haven. Followed by an interview with project coordinator, Timothy Young and an audience Q&A.
January 12, 2012
Remembering Shakespeare Wednesday, February 1 – Monday, June 4, 2012
January 9, 2012
Miguel Covarrubias, Hand painted New Year's card sent to Carl Van Vechten (Portrait of Rose and Miguel Covarrubias), 1946. From the Carl Van Vechten Papers.
December 30, 2011
Miguel Covarrubias, Hand painted Christmas card sent to Carl Van Vechten (portrait of Rose and Miguel Covarrubias).
December 25, 2011
Ida: A Novel a new edition, edited by Logan Esdale; published by Yale University Press
December 21, 2011
A paper toy from France that uses two wheels and a sliding strip to combine different facial features. "Gd. cirque des folies élastiques intermède des grimaces d'O'Gus'" (circa 1900?)
November 23, 2011
REBINDING PARTY Saturday, November 19 from 12:00 – 5:00: "Five Buck Book Binding Blow-Out!" Bring in your old, falling-apart paperbacks or a book whose cover doesn't suit you, and get it rebound into a sturdy manila bound edition. $5/rebind. at PSNH Pop-Up Shop 196 College Street, New Haven, CT 06510 ***
November 18, 2011
New acquisitions, unique documents, and visual and textual curiosities from the collections.