Arts & Culture

October 5, 2017 Large Image
Only location in Massachusetts to host “Robert Frank: Books and Films, 1947–2017”

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Oct. 5, 2017) – Tufts University will be the only institution in Massachusetts to host “Robert Frank: Books and Films,...

book covers
October 4, 2017 Large Image
Elliot Ackerman, A03, F03, and David Grann, F92, made the shortlist in the fiction and nonfiction categories

Two Tufts alumni are finalists for National Book Awards this fall, having made the cut from the longlist: Elliot Ackerman, A03, F03, for his novel...

Robert Frank photo of funeral in South Carolina in the 1950s
September 27, 2017 Large Image
A pop-up exhibition of works by legendary photographer Robert Frank comes to Tisch Library

The work of legendary photographer and filmmaker Robert Frank is coming to Tisch Library from October 6 to November 5, in a pop-up exhibition on...

Elliot Ackerman in Turkey
September 19, 2017 Large Image
Elliot Ackerman and David Grann are on the longlist for fiction and nonfiction

When the National Book Awards longlist was announced late last week, two Tufts alumni were in the running for the prestigious honors: Elliot...

Tufts lecturer Grace Talusan
August 4, 2017 Large Image
In "The Body Papers," Grace Talusan tackles the trauma of violence, illness and the immigrant experience

Tufts lecturer Grace Talusan, J94, has won the 2017 Restless Books Prize for New Immigrant Writing for Nonfiction for The Body Papers, a...