African American Studies at Yale

Natasha Trethewey, Yusef Komunyakaa, and Thomas Sayers Ellis, Poetry Reading Thursday, March 31, 2011 5:30 PM Yale University Art Gallery, 1111 Chapel Street An Evening of Poetry at the Gallery Contact:
March 28, 2011
Detailed information about collection materials featured in the current exhibition, Psyche & Muse: Creative Entanglements with the Science of the Soul are now available online: Psyche & Muse online .
March 9, 2011
Psyche and Muse: Creative Entanglements with the Science of the Soul An exhibition at the Beinecke Library, January 28 – June 13, 2011
December 8, 2010
The Lloyd Richards Papers (YCAL MSS 366) are fully processed and open for research at the Beinecke Library.
October 22, 2010
The Beinecke Library collections include numerous African American community and business directories from the early decades of the 20th century. Such directories reveal detailed information about African American communities, documenting commerce, religious and civic activity, and social events.
September 28, 2010


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