Celebrating Richard Wright
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]
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.
Beginnig September 1, 2016 our hours will be
Monday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Tuesday-Thursday 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. to 5