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African American Studies at Beinecke Library

Display placards promoting fashions and hairstyles for African American women, 1939, Greater New York Coordinating Committee for Employment
November 26, 2018
November 19, 2018
Playwright Leslie Lee in the Matthew Jennett Papers
November 1, 2018
Long Way from Home Poster
Beinecke Library has acquired the archive for the documentary A Long Way from Home: The Untold Story of Baseball's Desegregation, written by Gaspar Gonzalez and Matthew Frye Jacobson and directed by Gaspar Gonzalez. Featuring inteviews with James "Mudcat" Grant, Orlando Cepeda, Tony Perez, Jimmy Winn, Grover "Deacon" Jones, J.R.
October 15, 2018
Teanu Reid on Money, Slavery, Manumission in the Early Modern British Atlantic
September 17, 2018
Nicole Sealey, Poetry Reading -- Thursday, September 27, 4:00 PM,Yale Collection of American Literature Reading Series  
September 10, 2018


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