Voices from the Beinecke Library

Yale Collection of American Literature

Ten fascinating books, letters, photos, objects, collections, archives, documents...related to Thornton Wilder and Film.
April 2, 2013
Monday, April 1 at 4pm: a gallery talk on the manuscript of Walden and a stud-section purportedly from Thoreau's cabin.
April 1, 2013
Yale University Graduate Conference, April 19, 2013; co-sponsored by the Beinecke Library, the English Department, and the American Studies Program at Yale University.
March 19, 2013
Professor Rosenquist's work at the Beinecke will focus on some of the major memoir writers from the modernist period, particularly examining the Gertrude Stein papers and the reception of her work in the popular press.
March 15, 2013
Letters from writer and scholar Norman Holmes Pearson--now available online.
March 14, 2013
The two-day symposium exploring the changing shape of archives on institutional stewardship and scholarship.
March 7, 2013
Ten fascinating manuscripts from the Yale Collection of American Literature.
March 1, 2013


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