Descriptions of Literature: The Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas Papers - Mon, October 8, 2012
When: Monday, October 8, 2012 - Friday, December 14, 2012 (All day)Where: Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library (BRBL) 121 Wall St., New Haven, CT 06511Tags: arts, exhibition, humanities, social_sciencesGertrude Gertrude Stein Stein: What are the Questions? Lecture by Joan RetallackStein in the NewsDescription: Descriptions of Literature:Texts and Contexts in the Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas PapersA portrait of Stein’s writing life and creative process are represented in manuscript drafts, notebooks, typescripts, correspondence, photographs, books, and personal effects. The exhibition traces the evolution of key works and the environment in which they were created, from the domestic life Stein shared with Toklas to interactions with fellow writers.Keynote lecture by Joan Retallack. Friday, October 26 at 5pm at the Beinecke Library. Details at: http://bit.ly/QCUUSAOpen To: General PublicAdmission: Free
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.