Arts & Humanities


Eye on the West: Photography and the Contemporary West

September 25, 2018

George Miles, the William Robertson Coe Curator of the Yale Collection of Western Americana (Yale University Press)

David Shulman to deliver Finzi-Contini Lectures

September 25, 2018

Shulman, professor emeritus at Hebrew University in Jerusalem, will deliver the biennial lectures on Wednesday, Nov. 7, and Thursday, Nov. 8.

Teju Cole to discuss his multi-faceted career in writing and photography

September 20, 2018

Cole, a world-renowned novelist, essayist, and photographer, will speak at the Yale School of Art on Wednesday, Sept. 26 as a Poynter Fellow in Journalism.

Online search tool ‘lifting a veil’ on Yale’s collections

September 20, 2018

Archives at Yale allows students, faculty, and other researchers to precisely search among more than 5,000 collections held by 10 Yale libraries and museums.

Training an ‘Eye on the West’ with Beinecke curator George Miles

September 19, 2018

Miles, the William Robertson Coe Curator of Western Americana, discusses “Eye on the West,” a photography exhibition on view at the Beinecke through Dec. 16.

The Week Ender: Happenings Sept. 21-23

September 19, 2018

The Week Ender appears every Thursday in YaleNews and offers highlights of the many activities taking place at the university.

Yale RITM Center talk to explore music, social justice, contemporary Mexico

September 18, 2018

A panel discussion featuring one or more members of the Grammy Award-winning Mexican band Café Tacvba will take place on campus on Sunday, Sept. 23.

Constitution Day with Professor Akhil Amar

September 17, 2018

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Akhil Amar discusses what makes the U.S. Constitution unique and why we celebrate Constitution Day today.

Student engages the religion conversation in YDS ‘Quadcast’ series

September 14, 2018

Combining her interest in publicly engaged faith and the medium of podcasts, Emily Judd ’18 M.A.R. created “The Quadcast,” a Yale Divinity School podcast.

Campus talk will explore research linking data from ice cores and history

September 14, 2018

Desert Research Institute hydrologist Joe McConnell ’82 will vist Yale on Monday, Sept. 24 at 4 p.m. as part of the Yale Nile Initiative Lecture Series.