Tag Archives: Institute Library

This Week in New Haven (January 16 – 22)

Martin Luther King Jr.

Aching remembrances of a hopeful figure, defiant responses in the face of despair and overdue acknowledgment of marginalized people…

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This Week in New Haven (December 19 – 25)

As the Christmas season peaks, New Haven’s holiday traditions and its year-round ones—like thinking critically, viewing live performances and finding special joy in food—get twisted up like a candy cane. …

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This Week in New Haven (November 7 – 13)

Photo by Ben Ehrenreich

Delivering the conclusion to a blockbuster anti-thriller—as one of the two least liked, least trusted candidates since the advent of those polling metrics becomes America’s…

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This Week in New Haven (October 31 – November 6)

If you were out and about over the weekend, you saw Halloween hijinks rise with each descent into night. That continues for one more evening, before …

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This Week in New Haven (August 1 – 7)

Pie transitions to ice cream, real animals yield to a “spiritual” one and the Olympic torch passes to Brazil. …

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Bookish Marks

A photo essay.

“Quirky is what we do.”

Ann Marlowe, a volunteer with the Institute Library, was speaking off the cuff, but she wasn’t kidding. …

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This Week in New Haven (May 30 – June 5)

Everything is Dada - Yale University Art Gallery

Beginning on a reflective but also festive note with the Memorial Day holiday, this week in New Haven carries that duality forward with …

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This Week in New Haven (April 18 – 24)

St. Luke's Steel Band at 2014 Wooster Square Cherry Blossom Festival

New Haven is full of doom and bloom this week, with the latter winning out thanks to a late surge of wonder, service and grace, plus a flowery festival. …

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This Week in New Haven (March 14 – 20)

Tomeka Reid, jazz cellist.

No matter how you spent parade day yesterday, you lost an hour of potential leisure to Daylight Saving Time. Regain it and then some on Thursday, when the actual St. Patrick’s …

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This Week in New Haven (February 15 – 21)

"Rising Air, Rising Moon" by Ava Orphanoudakis

As an awkward dance plays out to see who’ll be joining the ranks of those we celebrate next Presidents’ Day, this year’s holiday leads our …

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