Arts & Humanities

Festival showcases Spanish and Portuguese films

November 7, 2017

The festival, Nov. 15-19, features dozens of films from countries where Spanish and Portuguese are the primary languages.

The cultural history of religious freedom and parallels to today

November 6, 2017

Tisa Wenger, associate professor of American religious history, discusses her new book, "Religious Freedom: The Contested History of an American Ideal.”

Poet and activist to perform spoken-word poetry

November 3, 2017

Andrea Gibson's spoken-word performance as a Poynter Fellow will take place on Nov. 8.

Yale singers to perform popular opera scenes

November 2, 2017

The Yale School of Music will present "Fall Opera Scenes," a variety of scenes from beloved comic and tragic operas.

Chitra Ramalingam: Teaching the art of discovery

October 27, 2017

Ramalingam is assistant curator of photography at the Yale Center for British Art and a lecturer in history and in the History of Science and Medicine program.

West Campus study center brings art gallery’s collections ‘out of darkness’

October 27, 2017

The new Wurtele Study Center will make three-dimensional objects from the Yale Art Gallery's collections readily available for classes and research.

NYT Magazine editor to talk about her work and meet with student editors

October 26, 2017

The New York Times Magazine features editor will discuss her own work and talk with editors of Yale publications on Nov. 2.

Iran: A Modern History

October 25, 2017

Abbas Amanat, professor of history (Yale University Press)

SOM students learn about leadership while sitting at the pottery wheel

October 25, 2017

Students were tasked with completing their own pottery as part of a class exposing them to the challenges that studio artists must overcome.

Documentary filmmaker to screen “Cries from Syria” as a Poynter Fellow

October 24, 2017

"Cries from Syria," a documentary about the crisis in that country, will be screened by filmmaker Evgeny Afineevsky on Oct. 25.