Arts & Culture

Amir Mosallaie directing two actors
July 6, 2017 Video
Aspiring director Amir Mosallaie, A14, seeks to master his craft by honing every skill from acting to scoring

Amir Mosallaie, A14, had always loved watching movies. So when a family friend told him he’d found his father’s old camcorder in a closet and had...

Elsa Dorfman and her camera
June 30, 2017 Large Image
In a new documentary, the acclaimed photographer finds herself on the other side of the camera

The legendary documentarian Errol Morris is a filmmaker of great range. The subjects of his work have included everyone from the former Secretary...

man reading a book in a field of flowers
June 27, 2017 Large Image
Members of the Tufts community share their favorites in fiction, nonfiction and poetry

Heading into prime vacation season each summer, we ask members of the Tufts community to tell us about books that they recommend to others.

Mina Kaddis
June 14, 2017 Large Image
Mina Kaddis, D06, was content in his private dental practice—then his bishop had a request

Mina Kaddis is a husband, a father, a dentist—and for the past two years, a priest in the Coptic Orthodox Church.

Yes, being a dentist and...

Merrilyn Marsh at home with her sculptures
June 6, 2017 Large Image
Sculptor Merrilyn Marsh draws her inspiration from the special relationship with the creatures in our lives

The Animal Lover, the bronze sculpture that stands outside the new entrance to the Henry and Lois Foster Hospital for Small Animals,...