Mondays at Beinecke: Road Show with Nancy Kuhl

Admission: 
Free but register in advance
Time: 
Monday, September 20, 2021 - 4:00pm to 4:30pm
Location: 
Online
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Description: 

Nancy Kuhl, curator of poetry in the Yale Collection of American Literature, will discuss the exhibition “Road Show: Travel Papers in American Literature”
Zoom webinar registration: https://bit.ly/3eG2O2z
The exhibition celebrates the American love of travel and adventure in both literary works and the real-life journeys that have inspired some of our most beloved books; the exhibition also explores literary archives and the various ways travel is recorded, marked, and documented in the Yale Collection of American Literature. The exhibition highlights the work and voyages of writers including Langston Hughes, Zora Neale Hurston, Gertrude Stein, Ernest Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Richard Wright, Gwendolyn Bennett, Truman Capote, Annie Dillard, and many more.