African American Studies at Beinecke Library

Collections, events, and news from the James Weldon Johnson Memorial Collection of African American Arts and Letters.
  • Save the Date: JWJ Annual Lecture

    July 3, 2013

  • Black Acts Creativity and Celebrity in Twentieth-Century Theater

    May 14, 2013

  • New Scholarship: A Conjoining of Ancient Song

    April 19, 2013

  • Beinecke Top Tens: Civil Rights

    April 7, 2013

  • Beinecke Top Tens: Paul Robeson

    March 5, 2013

    Beinecke Top Tens: Paul Robeson Lobby cards for 1933 motion picture “Emperor Jones” starring Paul Robeson and directed by Dudley Murphy, from the stage play by...