The writer’s archive, which has just been bought by Yale, includes his voluminous diaries and other private handmade books.
The donation, by Edward P. Bass, a Yale alumnus, will help the natural history museum add 50 percent more exhibition space and new classrooms.
Garth Ross of the Kennedy Center is chosen to program the Schwarzman Center, due to open in 2020.
“I think he probably did more than anyone else over the last 60 years to affect not just architecture but architecture culture as well,” one disciple said.
After intense debate over the legacy of slavery at Yale, a new report lays out broad principles for renaming buildings without erasing the past.
Yale faculty (and one student) performed a two-hour lineup that included a trio’s stirring performance, colorful a cappella and a flute duo.