Creativity and Celebrity in Twentieth-Century Theater
Created by the students of “African American Theater” in the spring of 2013, this web exhibition was borne of a desire to explore different modes of writing, to make use of the amazing resources in black theater held by the Beinecke Library at Yale University, and to share those resources as a work of public scholarship. more . . .
Images and articles emphasizing the magnitude of Sidney Poitier's career and his contributions to film, the stage, and black celebrity identity. Images and clippings from the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library focus on Poitier's work from 1951-1968