Arts & Humanities



September 30, 2019

Rethinking The Canon

Lauri Ramey ’73 offers a new history of African American poetry with far-reaching implications for the study of Anglophone literature

alea adigweme ’06

September 24, 2019

Follow the Script

A pioneering chapter book takes center stage in Art 368


September 7, 2019

Good Eggs

Reedies flock to help Audubon save historic illustrations.


August 30, 2019

Scholar. Writer. Teacher. President.

There was no script for Audrey Bilger’s career. So she wrote her own.


March 19, 2019

Las Chuntá by Genevieve Roudané

A documentary about tradition, community, and queer identity in Chiapa de Corzo, Mexico

July 19, 2019

Chimes of a Lost Cathedral

In a sweeping fiction by Janet Fitch ’78, a young woman comes of age amidst the tumult of the Russian Revolution.

June 23, 2019

Lucinda Parker: Force Fields

A 50-year retrospective and new book about painter Lucinda Parker ’66.

June 4, 2019

The Great Migration

Humanities 110 looks at the art of Harlem Renaissance painter Jacob Lawrence.

May 30, 2019

The Molecule Bender

Sculptor Byron Rubin ’65 traces the fateful symmetries that govern life—and death.

May 23, 2019

Forget Fast Fashion

A new venture hopes to change our relationship with what we wear.

May 8, 2019

Centaur of Gravity

Art major races to install thesis project in Eliot Circle before deadline.

April 9, 2019

Poet Wins Rome Prize

Prof. Samiya Bashir named as a fellow by the American Academy in Rome.

April 8, 2019

Last Lectures: Prof. Wally Englert [classics 1981–2018]

We salute retiring (and not-so-retiring) professors.

April 5, 2019

Hum 110 Moves to Harlem

Prof. Pancho Savery lectures on the art and politics of the Harlem Renaissance.