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Graduate Fellows: Current & Past

American Studies
General Beinecke Library Fellowship
Modern Historical Instances of Recorded Gender Transgressions: Institutional Punishment and Censure
Spanish and Portuguese
General Beinecke Library Fellowship
Latin American Imaginary Cities, 1500-2000
General Beinecke Library Fellowship
The Sexual, Cultural, and Civic Identities among African American, British West Indian, and Southern Italian Women in New York City, 1880-1930
African American Studies & American Studies
General Beinecke Library Fellowship
Middle Passages: African America and the Missionary Movement through West Africa, 1850-1930
General Beinecke Library Fellowship
When Country Comes to Town: Roads, Consumption and the Integration of South and Nation, 1893-1939
School of Drama
General Beinecke Library Fellowship
From the Southwest to the Northeast: Elizabeth Shepley Sergeant, New Mexico and American Theatre
Slavic Languages and Literatures
General Beinecke Library Fellowship
The Dynamics of Literary Groups in the Late Soviet Avant-Garde Period



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The temporary reading room is located in Yale's Sterling Memorial Library, across Wall Street from the Beinecke.

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