July 2016 News

The Beinecke Library holds one of the world’s largest collections of rare books and manuscripts. PHOTO: JESSICA HILL FOR THE WALL STREET JOURNAL
July 21, 2016
NEW HAVEN, Conn.—When Yale University’s Beinecke library opened in 1963, curators smoked at their desks and a small fire once erupted when the inaugural director flicked a...
July 14, 2016
J. Michael Holquist, professor of comparative literature emeritus and former chair of the Department of Comparative Literature, died at home on June 26. He was 80 years old....
July 13, 2016
Miroslav Volf, the Henry B. Wright Professor of Systematic Theology (Yale University Press) More than almost anything else, the author contends, globalization and the great...
July 13, 2016
Susan Rose-Ackerman, the Henry R. Luce Professor of Jurisprudence, and Bonnie Palifka, assistant professor at the Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey...