Arts & Culture

still image from 1939 film
February 18, 2016 Large Image
An alum’s book tells how a forgotten reel of film unlocked memories of village life in 1930s Poland

Glenn Kurtz, A84, found the reel of 16mm film buried in his parents’ closet in 2009. It was a home movie his grandparents had shot of their 1938...

February 8, 2016
The event running from Feb. 17 to 21 features discussions led by practitioners, academics, policymakers and journalists

Tufts’ Institute for Global Leadership (IGL) will host its 31st annual Norris and Margery Bendetson...

February 2, 2016 Large Image

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (February 2, 2016)— Anderson Cooper, anchor of CNN’s “Anderson Cooper 360°,” will discuss contemporary...

Thomas Stumpf
January 25, 2016 Large Image
Music teacher, pianist and composer Thomas Stumpf deftly unscrambles letters for the game board

In this occasional series, Tufts Now highlights the hidden talents of Tufts faculty and staff.

Thomas Stumpf, a classical...

Sylvan Barnet
January 15, 2016 Large Image
The longtime Tufts professor introduced generations of college students to Shakespeare, and his preferred stage was the classroom

In the spring of 1954, the three newly minted Harvard English department Ph.D.s had their choice of plum assignments. It was the Golden Age of...