A new exhibtion curated by Hilton Als at the David Zwirner Gallery draws on Carl Van Vechten's photographs
February 28, 2017
Announcing a staged reading of The Passover Question, a new play written by Erica Wachs (JE '18), based on research in the Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas Papers.
February 9, 2017
Announcing new scholarship from the collections: Sheila Legge: Phantom of Surrealism (Dark Windows Press, 2015) by Silvano Levy.
January 30, 2017
Announcing new scholarship by John Beall about Ezra Pound and his “Inquest” series for Bill Bird’s Three Mountains Press.
January 29, 2017
James Weldon Johnson Fellow Emily Bernard's recent "Mondays at Beinecke" talk—about Carl Van Vechten, the Harlem Renaissance, and the creation of the James Weldon Johnson Memorial Collection of African American Arts and Letters—is now available online
January 26, 2017
PBS features environmental activist Rachel Carson on American Experience
January 19, 2017
Scholar David B. Hobbs has recently identified an unpublished typescript collection of poems by George Oppen: “21 Poems” by George Oppen (1930). The typescript was sent by Louis Zukofsky to Ezra Pound in 1930 can now be found in the Ezra Pound Papers Addition in the Beinecke Library
January 9, 2017