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Mondays at Beinecke | January 13, 2014

Monday, January 13, 2014 - 4:00pm

Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library
121 Wall St., New Haven, CT 06511
(Location is wheelchair accessible)

Each Monday at 4:00 pm during the semester, you are cordially invited to tea at the Beinecke Library. Each week will include an object talk on an item in the library's current exhibitions:Blue: Color and Concept; Under the Covers: A Visual History of Decorated Endpapers; and Stephen Tennant: Work in Progress.

Please join us for fascinating encounters with the Beinecke collections!

Spring 2014 Schedule

January 13 Ray Clemens, Curator for Early Books and Manuscripts, Beinecke Library
Portolan charts of the Mediterranean from sixteenth-century Portugal

January 27 Bruce Gordon, Titus Street Professor of Ecclesiastical History, Yale Divinity School

February 3 Nancy Kuhl, Curator for Poetry, Yale Collection of American Literature, Beinecke Library
"Blue: Color and Concept," an exhibition on view through April 19, 2014

February 10 Timothy Young, Curator for Modern Books and Manuscripts, Beinecke Library
"Stephen Tennant: Work in Progress," an exhibition on view through May 28, 2014

February 17 TBA

February 24 Jae Rossman, Assistant Director, Special Collections, Haas Arts Library

March 3 Elizabeth Frengel, Research Librarian, Beinecke Library
"Under the Covers: A Visual History of Deocrated Endpapers," exhibition on view through May 28

March 10 Lindsay King, Personal Librarian, Haas Arts Library

March 17 Olivia Hillmer, Exhibitions Assistant, Beinecke Library

March 24 Katie Trumpener, Professor of Comparative Literature and English, Yale University

March 31Elana Herzog, Lecturer, Yale University School of Art
Manuscript waste as endpapers

April 7 TBA

April 14 Linda Peterson, Niel Gray, Jr. Professor of English, Yale University

April 21 TBA

April 28 Catherine H. Stephens, Senior Conservation Scientist, Center for Conservation and Preservation



Reading & Lecture


Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library
121 Wall Street | New Haven, CT 06511
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Exhibition Gallery
Monday - Thursday: 9 am to 7 pm
Friday: 9 am to 5 pm
Saturday: 12 pm to 5 pm

Reading Room Hours
Monday - Thursday: 9 am to 6:45 pm
Friday: 9 am to 4:45 pm

Holiday Schedule and Closed Collections Schedule