Arts & Culture

A man stands leaning on two stacks of books nearly as tall as he is, all written or edited by him.
June 14, 2021 Large Image
In a new memoir, Rounder Records co-founder Bill Nowlin describes how the company with Tufts roots become a cultural force for American music

Bill Nowlin, A66, AG80, started making records in 1970 with Ken Irwin, A66, and Marian Leighton Levy, as a hobby grounded in shared ideals and a...

Erik Hoel. “The Revelations,” a fictional foray into the nature of consciousness, was shaped by his neuroscience research and his readings of “Moby Dick” and “The Name of the Rose”
June 8, 2021 Large Image
“The Revelations,” a fictional foray into the nature of consciousness, was shaped by author Erik Hoel’s career as a neuroscientist—and by “Moby Dick”

Kierk Suren, the protagonist in Erik Hoel’s new novel, The Revelations, is hellbent on coming up with an all-encompassing theory of...

The dashboard view of a person driving a car while texting. In the Tell Me More podcast, Tufts experts explore the nature of attention, from the trouble with multitasking to the cost of sometimes being too focused.
June 3, 2021 Large Image
In a Tell Me More podcast, Tufts experts explore the nature of attention, from the trouble with multitasking to the costs of staying too focused

We get it: You’ve got limited time and too many things demanding your attention. We’re vying for your attention right now, when you could be...

Man standing against brick wall
May 21, 2021 Large Image
In a new book, Tufts graduate Dan Barbarisi describes the chase to unearth a chest of gold, silver, and gems hidden by an eccentric millionaire

As Dan Barbarisi, A01, reached the crest of a hill in Yellowstone National Park in 2018, his heart started to race.

“A stream the color of...

Book covers and movie posters. From novels and memoirs to documentaries and feature films, alumni and faculty make recommendations for Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month
May 18, 2021 Large Image
From novels and memoirs to documentaries and feature films, alumni and faculty make recommendations

For Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month in May, we asked Tufts alumni and faculty to recommend books and films that give voice to...

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