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Stage set with arabic script projected in white on black background. Man in Arabic dress stands with arms outstretched in front of animated image of a blue and yellow tree. Eleven people in long garments sit at his feet, six to his right and five to his left.
May 15, 2023
Omar Ibn Said, author of the only known surviving Arabic-language slave narrative written in the United States—whose portrait and correspondence are now on view at the Beinecke—is the subject of a new American opera.
left to right: a tall man with grey hair and glasses and dark blue shirt stands next to young woman with short curly hair, white blouse and green open jacket. To her left is a man her height wearing a green sweater with shirt collar showing at neckline. Both men fold hands in front of them.
May 15, 2023
AJ Laird ’24 is the recipient of the 2024 Senior Exhibit Fellowship, which offers the selected student an opportunity to create and curate an exhibit based on the topic of the senior essay.
Baseball player with white pin-stripe hat and uniform holds bat over right shoulder looking into distance. Red, white, and blue bunting is draped behind him in front of the stands. The crowd looks on, although faces are blurred.
May 8, 2023
Treasures from the Yale Film Archive continues its series into the summer months for free screenings of three more favorites.
May 1, 2023
The 2023 Senior Fellowship Exhibit is now on view in Sterling Memorial Library. Curator Chucho Martínez Padres ’23 will present a curator’s talk and tour on May 10.
Four students at a round table pose smiling for the camera; in the background are ten people at other round tables and a video display on wall that reads "Class of 2023"
May 1, 2023
Barbara Rockenbach, Stephen F. Gates ’68 University Librarian, and staff librarians celebrated graduating student workers with an afternoon event and bookplates.
Smiling woman with long wavy brown. hair and large white cat's-eye glasses, wearing a green, black and yellow jacket over a white blouse. She stands next to paned windows that shine light on her face.
April 27, 2023
On Wed., May 3, Ambre Dromgoole (MAR ’17) will tell the story of Roxie Moore, one of the influential Black female musicians featured in Dromgoole’s PhD dissertation.
Six people pose, from left to right, man with brown sweater and hands folded in front; woman with grey blazer and black and white checked skirt; bald man with beard and red checked flannel shirt; woman with long black hair, black turtleneck and red pants; woman with short hair and grey sweater and brown pants; woman with blonde hair, black top and jeans
April 26, 2023
Six recipients of the Beinecke Library Research Fellowships shared with audience members a quick glimpse of what they had discovered while mining the archives.