Tag Archives: Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library

Peaks and Valley

Yosemite Valley, Glacier Point Trail (c. 1873) by Albert Bierstadt - Yale University Art Gallery - New Haven, CT

A photo essay. (To view all the photos, check out the email version of this story.)

Of the many objects I noted while exploring Yosemite: Exploring the Incomparable Valley, exhibiting now at …

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This Week in New Haven (November 28 – December 4)

Photo by Robert Lisak

With two dance parties, two art openings and two venues meriting two listings apiece, twice is clearly nice this week in New Haven. …

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This Week in New Haven (November 14 – 20)

Supermoon over New Haven.

A “supermoon” meets Christmas tree stars and other nostalgic symbols, as local Thanksgiving-time traditions get a jump on the holiday season. …

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This Week in New Haven (October 17 – 23)

Psst. Spaces known for quiet—libraries, museums, art studios—turn up the volume. …

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This Week in New Haven (September 26 – October 2)

Escapade at Lyric Hall

Talk isn’t cheap—though it is free—during a week begun by speech and ended by agreeably seasonal affairs. …

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Grand Opening

Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library

In May 2015, the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library closed to students and the public.

Today, after a 16-month renovation, it reopens. …

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Shadowy Figures

A photo essay.

Negative space is the space you don’t naturally notice, even when you’re looking at it. …

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Arcane Archive

Voynich Manuscript

Tucked away among the collections of Yale’s Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library—whose main building is currently closed for renovations—lies one of the world’s most mysterious …

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This Week in New Haven (September 28 – October 4)

Hammonassett Festival in Madison, CT

Ascendant literati descend on New Haven this week, and are met by a potent stew of quirky movies, concerts in Halls, luminary parties and Native American culture.…

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This Week in New Haven (April 6 – 12)

Cultural and bodily nourishment come together this week. The latter means food: eating it, learning about it, then working off the excess. The former means history and the arts: reading Viking rune…

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