African American Studies at Beinecke Library

Collections, events, and news from the James Weldon Johnson Memorial Collection of African American Arts and Letters.
  • Baldwin Set to Music at Arts & Ideas (The Arts Paper)

    June 18, 2024

  • Beinecke Jazz Reframes Reality (New Haven Independent)

    June 18, 2024

  • Bringing truth to light

    May 28, 2024

  • Yale Film Archive Adds Sound to Silents (New Haven Independent)

    April 5, 2024

  • The Rent Was Too High So They Threw a Party (New York Times)

    March 28, 2024

  • The Dinner Party That Started the Harlem Renaissance (New York Times)

    March 21, 2024

  • New Haven, Yale, and Slavery: The Real Story (New Haven Independent)

    March 13, 2024