Celebrating Richard Wright
Monday, March 9, 2009 to Saturday, May 30, 2009

Celebrating Richard Wright

Richard Wright
Monday, March 9, 2009 to Saturday, May 30, 2009

Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library 

A selection of manuscripts, photographs, and books from the Richard Wright Papers. This exhibition is an expanded version of a facsimile exhibition mounted at the Whitney Humanities Center in September 2008 in conjunction with “Celebrating Richard Wright,” a centenary celebration of Richard Wright’s writing and life, including talks by Yale faculty and visiting writers. [ca. 20 items]


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