Scholar Maren Stange explores “Richard Wright’s African Photographs” in a new publication.
February 16, 2014
A new book about Carl Van Vechten by Edward White
January 27, 2014
We welcome 2014 by celebrating some of the exciting research and new publications generated by the James Weldon Johnson Memorial Collection of African American Arts and Letters and the Yale Collection of American Literature in 2013.
January 2, 2014
The New York Times features scholarly detective work revealing that an 1858 manuscript is the earliest-known prison memoir written by an African American.
December 12, 2013
The Beinecke Library is proud to support the upcoming American Literature in the World Conference.
December 9, 2013
"Racialized Blindness in Native Son" by Julie Lowenstein, Y' 2016
October 3, 2013