Arts & Humanities


Yale Summer Cabaret’s ‘VERANO’ explores Latinx theatre

August 1, 2019

Plays like “The Swallow and the Tomcat” and “Latinos Who Look Like Ricky Martin” aim to create a dialogue about Latinx culture, identity, and belonging.

Spudich and Winkler appointed to endowed chairs

July 23, 2019

Dr. Serena Spudich and Kenneth Winkler were appointed to endowed professorships.

Kenneth Winkler appointed the Kingman Brewster, Jr. Professor of Philosophy

July 23, 2019

Winkler conducts research in modern European and American philosophy.

Cesar Pelli: Renowned global architect helped build Yale school’s identity

July 20, 2019

Cesar Pelli, former dean of the Yale School of Architecture (1977-1984) and leading global architect of the late-20th century, died on July 19 at the age of 92.

Study examines effects of genes and resilience on Syrian refugee youth

July 17, 2019

The study provides scientific evidence that genetics and environmental factors play important roles in the mental health of refugee youth.

Student explores literature and the press in Algeria

July 17, 2019

Graduate student Walid Bouchakour visited Algeria this summer to explore its journalism during the early nineties.

Study examines impact of institutional portraiture on medical students

July 15, 2019

The qualitative study examined 15 medical students’ reactions to 55 portraits hanging in the Yale School of Medicine.

Inwood and Westad appointed to endowed chairs

July 11, 2019

Brad Inwood and Odd Arne Westad were appointed to endowed professorships.

Odd Arne Westad designated the Elihu Professor of History

July 11, 2019

Westad is a scholar of modern international and global history who specializes in the history of eastern Asia since the 18th century.

Brad Inwood named the Lampson Professor of Philosophy and of Classics

July 11, 2019

Inwood is a specialist in ancient philosophy with particular emphasis on Stoicism and the Presocratics.