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Exhibition poster with background progressing from blue at left to hot pink at right. The white lettering reads "Maker of a Kindly Permanence: Oral History of American Music at Yale." In the lower right are eight white vertical half circles.
January 31, 2023
These ten exhibitions—in Bass, Beinecke, Cushing/Whitney Medical Library, Gilmore Music Library, Haas Family Arts Library, Lewis Walpole, and Sterling Memorial—are each worth a visit.
Table layout of 10 white cards that show swatches of color, ranging from blues, yellows, purple. In front of the standing cards are open plastic cylinders containing ground pigments in a range of colors, used to make paints. At lower left is a white paper with some brush strokes of sample colors--four green, four purple, and one yellow
November 14, 2022
An inspiring art history class—taught with objects from special collections—leads to a colorful exhibition curated by three classmates.
black and white photo shows shirtless woman with short hair and the words "Title IX" written on her back. She is facing away from camera, holding papers in her hand. To her right and looking off and to the right is a woman wearing a suit and open necked blouse. Blurred backs of heads of unidentified individuals are in the foreground and on the wall hangs a poster for Yale Women's Soccer.
November 9, 2022
By 1979, Yale had 13 women’s varsity teams—and they struggled for their share of resources and support.
Man in black overalls and yellow t shirt looks at a woman in a purple print dress sitting next to him.
November 9, 2022
The film will be followed by an in-person Q&A with actress Seret Scott, who starred in the 1982 film.
Colorized photograph of two men looking at camera. One on left wears blue satin suit with white shirt and blue satin tie sitting on a simple white couch with one arm draped across the back support and the other hand at his chin. He has dark short curly hair and a goatee. The other has short cropped hair, plastic rimmed glasses and green shirt with brown shoulder patches. He rests his chin on both hands. There's a silver linked bracelet on his right wrist.
November 8, 2022
Two gospel artists—Donald Lawrence and Vincent Bohanan—will be filmed in interviews this month.
Desert scene showing horizon with wooden sign reading "Rio Grande" and a blue 1950s Chevrolet with open door and a man in short sleeve shirt with back to camera looking out at scene from back of the car.
October 14, 2022
“Home movies are unique by definition,” says Managing Archivist Brian Meacham—and he would like to have more in the Yale Film Archive’s collection.
Woman with shoulder-length dark hair wearing red and blue paisley scarf speaks into microphone
October 10, 2022
Lyric Thinking: Poetry in the World, the 2022-23 Model Research Collection in Bass Library, features more than 1,000 volumes from Yale Library collections. The collection explores lyric poems across diverse languages, communities, and spaces throughout the historical record.