News

Selected stories from the Beinecke Library, YaleNews, and external media outlets (the latter noted by source in parentheses after title of article).

  • A Book of Alphabets and Birthdays

    May 31, 2011

  • Muriel Rukeyser Recordings Now Available

    May 31, 2011

    Recordings of readings by the poet Muriel Rukeyser from the Lee Anderson Papers ( YCAL MSS 402 ) are now available on the digital audio archive PennSound :...
  • For Passover

    April 21, 2011

    The Russian artist El Lissitzky is best remembered for his striking Constructivist and Suprematist works in the early era of Soviet avant-garde propaganda...
  • Discovering E. M. Forster’s Secret Lives

    March 24, 2011

    Wendy Moffat discusses her new biography of E. M. Forster Using photographs, images of holograph letters, and other evidence, Wendy Moffat will explore a few...
  • Hilton Als at Beinecke

    March 16, 2011

  • New Librarian of the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library

    December 21, 2010

  • Research Fellow Lecture

    October 12, 2010

  • In Memoriam

    May 10, 2010

  • A Talk on Women’s Manuscript Poetry

    April 14, 2010

    Early Modern Women’s Manuscript Poetry in the Beinecke Library By Elizabeth Scott-Baumann, current Beinecke Visiting Fellow Monday, April 19, 2010 at 11:...
  • Lyn Hejinian Reading

    April 7, 2010

    Lyn Hejinian, Poetry Reading Tuesday, April 13, 4:00 pm Beinecke Library, 121 Wall Street Yale Collection of American Literature Reading Series Poet, essayist...
  • Winter

    February 10, 2010

    Today’s forecast: Snow and areas of blowing snow. High near 34. Breezy, with a northeast wind between 13 and 22 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance...
  • David Plowden: An American Photographer

    January 15, 2010

    For five decades, the photographer David Plowden of Winnetka, Illinois, has documented America’s vanishing landscapes and artifacts, his stunning black and...