Arts & Humanities

Symposium explores impact of popular music on Iranian society

January 23, 2018

"Popular Music & Society in Iran: New Directions," a two-day event examining the significance of music in Iran, will take place at Yale on Jan....

Beinecke exhibition illustrates how collaboration itself is an art form

January 23, 2018

"+ The Art of Collaboration" features work from a variety of artists and media, and is now in display through April 15.

Spanish Modernism and the Poetics of Youth

January 23, 2018

Leslie J. Harkema, assistant professor of Spanish and Portuguese (University of Toronto Press)

Former students and colleagues gather to honor the late Vincent Scully

January 22, 2018

Friends, students, colleagues, and family of the late Professor Vincent Scully paid tribute to his impact on their lives and on the field of architecture.

First person: How we are bringing high-level music education to the masses

January 22, 2018

Co-founders Chris Garwood and Igor Lichtmann of YSM share the story of tonebase, an online platform where music enthusiasts learn from world-class musicians.

In memoriam: George Lindbeck, renowned theologian and YDS professor

January 22, 2018

Lindbeck, known as one of the fathers of “postliberal theology,” taught at Yale Divinity School from 1951 to 1993. He died Jan. 8 at the age of 94.

Yale School of Music student wins prestigious Foote Award

January 19, 2018

Pianist and artist diploma candidate Szymon Nehring has won the Harvard Musical Association’s Arthur W. Foote Award, the fourth YSM student to earn the prize.

Guest conductor Ignat Solzhenitsyn to lead Yale Philharmonia

January 18, 2018

The acclaimed musician will lead a performance of Stravinsky’s “Firebird Suite” and others on Jan. 26 at Woolsey Hall.

Alumni to discuss their careers in dance

January 18, 2018

Michael Apuzzo ’05, Sidra Bell ’01, Emily Coates ’06, and Brian Seibert ’97 will discuss their diverse career paths in the dance world on Monday, Jan. 22.

Waka and Things, Waka as Things

January 17, 2018

Edward Kamens, the Sumitomo Professor of Japanese Studies (Yale University Press)