Arts & Culture

Women from Tufts’ Jackson College march in a women’s suffrage parade in 1915. Heroic but marked by racism, the suffrage movement won the vote for some women—but not all—a century ago.
August 18, 2020 Large Image
In an audio story, Tufts experts talk about the flawed suffrage movement and how the struggle to be heard resonates in the newest generation of women voters

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JULIE FLAHERTY: One hundred years ago, on August 18, 1920, Congress ratified the 19th Amendment to the Constitution, giving...

A hand turning pages in a book of illustrations of the COVID-19 virus. The way the coronavirus is illustrated influences how we feel about it, says a Tufts art professor
August 12, 2020 Video
Lessons from a Pandemic: The way the coronavirus is illustrated can influence how we feel about it, says a Tufts art professor

“Lessons from a Pandemic” is an occasional video series featuring Tufts faculty offering...

Susan Napier sitting at her desk at home. In a Tufts series with writers on reading, Susan Napier, professor and author of “Miyazakiworld: A Life in Art” and other books on Japanese anime and culture, talks about books that inspired her.
August 11, 2020 Large Image
In our series with writers on reading, the professor and author of “Miyazakiworld: A Life in Art” talks about books that inspired her

Bookish is an occasional Tufts Now series of interviews with authors from the Tufts...

A hiker on a cliff looks over a vast wilderness. In a Tell Me More podcast, a Buddhist monk, a long-distance hiker, and other seclusion-seekers give advice for getting by in times of isolation.
August 5, 2020 Large Image
In a Tell Me More podcast, a Buddhist monk, a long-distance hiker, and other seclusion-seekers give advice for getting by in times of isolation

Subscribe to Tell Me More on Apple Podcasts, ...

Tisch College’s Distinguished Speaker Series, which previously brought to campus leading figures like Tarana Burke (pictured), Ayanna Pressley, and the late John Lewis, will explicitly address issues of racial justice this fall. Photo: Alonso Nichols
July 29, 2020 Large Image
The university-wide school of civic engagement highlights six ways it's working to create greater racial equality at Tufts and beyond

On the heels of a June 1 letter to the Tisch College of Civic Life community...

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