James Weldon Johnson Memorial Collection

The James Weldon Johnson Memorial Collection (JWJ) documents and celebrates the cultural and artistic achievements and the intellectual and political activities of African Americans.
  • Campus events honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.

    January 10, 2023

  • New Haven Black history ready to be explored at Yale's Beinecke library (New Haven Register)

    November 14, 2022

  • Celebrating Black New Haven & Dixwell Congregational UCC History

    October 17, 2022

  • Digital project supports ‘bibliographic turn’ in Black literary studies

    August 11, 2022

  • Student curator Gabrielle Colangelo ’22 brings obscured lesbian histories to light

    June 6, 2022