Arts & Humanities

Freudenburg and Hansen appointed to endowed chairs

July 24, 2017

Two Yale faculty members, Kirk Freudenburg and Valerie Hansen, were appointed to endowed professorships.

Kirk Freudenburg appointed the Ragen Professor of Classics

July 24, 2017

Kirk Freudenburg, newly appointed as the Brooks and Suzanne Ragen Professor of Classics, focuses his research on the social life of Roman letters.

Valerie Hansen designated the Stanley Woodward Professor of History

July 24, 2017

Professor Valerie Hansen focuses her research on China before 1600, Chinese religious and legal history, and the history of the Silk Road.

Exhibit features photographic portrayals of war, real and staged

July 21, 2017

An art exhibition brings together a range of contemporary approaches to the visual representation of conflict.

Yale Divinity School and Andover Newton sign historic agreement

July 21, 2017

Andover Newton Theological School and Yale Divinity School will begin a new era of theological education on Sterling Quadrangle.

'Exploring Artism' at the Yale Center for British Art

July 20, 2017

The free museum program for families with children 5 to 12 years of age focuses on both viewing and making art.

Novelist credits Yale for inspiring ‘sense of wonder’

July 18, 2017

As a school kid, Olukotun would submit short stories to his teachers that they had not assigned him — not for credit, just so they would read them.

Beinecke display marks centennial of 1917 NAACP Silent Protest Parade

July 18, 2017

Four photographs of one of the first major mass demonstrations by African Americans will be on display July 21-30.

Yale hosts sixth symposium on music in schools

July 5, 2017

On June 15-17, the Yale School of Music hosted its sixth biennial Symposium on Music in Schools, an event at which 43 participants discussed “how to ensure...

Recent graduate Stephanie Siow has already had a voice on the world stage

July 5, 2017

Stephanie Siow ’17 knows that young adults can make a big mark on the world, but she never imagined that just a few short weeks after graduating from Yale...