News

February 13, 2020
Check out The Census for a new column by Ben Card (graduate student in English, Yale) on The Philosophy of Material Texts.   Watch this space for new essays by Emily...
January 24, 2020
Check out The Census, the column of the Yale Program in the History of the Book, for the first of a series of essays by Eve Houghton (graduate student in English at Yale) on...
A sheet printing
January 11, 2020
At press last week, with English Paleography and Manuscript Culture, 1500-1800!  The image above shows one (of thirty-six) sheets printing, at GHP in West Haven, CT.  The...
January 10, 2020
Please mark your calendar for the following Spring events!  These public panel discussions all relate to the Spring exhibition, and will be held on Wednesdays, at 5pm, on the...
October 16, 2019
A lecture by Eric Slauter (English, University of Chicago): “Walden’s Carbon Footprint: People, Plants, Animals, and Machines in the Making of an American Book” Wednesday,...
January 22, 2019
Habits Ancient and Modern: Surface and Depth in the Pillone Library Volumes, an exhibition curated by Andrew S. Brown (Ph.D. Candidate, English), will be on view at the...
May 3, 2018
“Text and Textile,” on view at Beinecke Library from May 3 through Aug. 12, explores the intersections of text and textile in literature and politics, from images of Eve...