Author Archives: Kathryn James

About Kathryn James

Kathryn James is the Curator for Early Modern Books and Manuscripts & the Osborn Collection at Yale University's Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library.

O’Neill Exorcised … on NPR

Listen to Louise Bernard, former Curator of Prose and Drama for the Yale Collection of American Literature, discussing Eugene O’Neill’s lost play, Exorcism, on NPR.    “Lost Play Found: The ‘Exorcism’ of Eugene O’Neill,” NPR, 3/25/12 The play, which Louise acquired … Continue reading

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Remembering Shakespeare reviewed

“An exhibition whose range and detail may not be soon equaled”–New York Times, 3/23/12 A  great review of Remembering Shakespeare, the Beinecke’s current exhibition, in Friday’s New York Times Weekend Arts.

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Adam Hooks – Beinecke History of the Book Lecture

Please join us at the Beinecke Library, 121 Wall Street, New Haven, Connecticut for: Vulgar Venus and Politic Poetry: Reading Shakespeare in the Renaissance Wednesday, February 29, 4:30 pm Adam G. Hooks is an Assistant Professor of English at the … Continue reading

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Remembering Shakespeare Exhibition Opens

REMEMBERING SHAKESPEARE An exhibition at the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library February 1 – June 4, 2012 Remembering Shakespeare tells the story of how a playwright and poet in late sixteenth- and early seventeenth-century England came to be remembered … Continue reading

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