April 2018 News

sign for the Afro-American Cultural Center at Yale
April 27, 2018
Join us to hear about the History Keepers Project on Wednesday, May 2 at 5:00 pm in Sterling Memorial Library's International Room, where eleven Yale students will present summaries of their research into the Black experience at Yale – the second year of a collaboration between the Yale Library and...
Nota Bene:  Yale Library Annual Report 2016 - 2017
April 27, 2018
Nota Bene Winter Annual Report 2016-2017
Man dressed in traditonal dress
April 19, 2018
“Black Sound and the Archive”, the current exhibit at the Gilmore Music Library, highlights materials from the library’s Special Collections that document the history and significance of African-American sonic practices. In addition to historic sound recordings, the exhibit features an array of...
Call for Entries poster, The Lohmann & Van Sinderen Prizes for Undergraduate Printing and Design
April 19, 2018
The Lohmann & Van Sinderen Prizes aim to recognize and celebrate the broad range of interest in planning, craft, and invention that gives undergraduate design and printing at Yale its singular character. The judges are eager to see printed works of all kinds in order to reward skill, discipline...
students standing in front of a bust of Mao
April 13, 2018
How did China’s Communist revolution transform the nation’s political culture? In this rich and vivid history of the Mao period (1949–1976), Denise Y. Ho examines the relationship between its exhibitions and its political movements. Case studies from Shanghai show how the revolution was curated:...
Professor Ho's new book: Curating Revolution: Politics on Display in Mao's China
April 11, 2018
How did China’s Communist revolution transform the nation’s political culture? In this rich and vivid history of the Mao period (1949–1976), Denise Y. Ho examines the relationship between its exhibitions and its political movements. Case studies from Shanghai show how the revolution was curated:...
Man dressed in tradition dress
April 10, 2018
In conjunction with the opening of a new exhibit at Gilmore Music Library, students from the Black Sound and the Archive working group will give "lightning talks" and present their online sound archives for viewing and listening. The presentations are April 13, 10 a.m.-noon. in the Center for...

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