Mondays at Beinecke | January 27, 2014
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
Newly acquired Tyndale Bibles
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
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.