Arts & Culture

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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...

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...