Zoe Mercer-Golden, Yale Class of 2013  Making a Cosmiconcept: The Negotiation of Authority in Jean-Michel Basquiat's Visual Art and Writing written for Professor Robert Stepto's course "American Artists and the African-American Book"
May 29, 2012
Rachel Kempf, Yale College Class of 2013  “Lost in the Zoo: The Art of Charles Sebree” written for Professor Robert Stepto's English 306 course, "American Artists and the African-American Book"
May 24, 2012
Henri Chopin: An Introduction May 15, 2012 — Sara Softness At left: Chopin at a sound poetry performance. At right: sample dactylopoème or typewriterpoem.
May 18, 2012
New from Yale Univeristy Press My Dear Governess: The Letters of Edith Wharton to Anna Bahlmann Edited by Irene Goldman-Price
May 14, 2012
New from the University of Iowa Press: The American H. D., by Annette Debo
May 10, 2012


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