Arts & Culture

Rachel Brosnahan as Mrs. Maisel in the TV show, poolside, reading a Vogue magazine. Hollywood prop master Ryan Webb explains why getting all the paraphernalia in movies and TV shows just right is key to making the drama come alive.
August 18, 2020 Large Image
A Hollywood prop master explains why getting all the paraphernalia in movies and TV shows just right is key to making the drama come alive

What makes Midge Maisel, the heroine of the Amazon series The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, so marvelous? For starters, she’s got smarts,...

A GIF of an image of apostles emerging from whitewash. With help from software, a Tufts art history professor uncovers long-unseen fresco paintings in thousand-year old Armenian churches
August 18, 2020 Large Image
With help from software, a Tufts art history professor uncovers long-unseen fresco paintings in thousand-year-old Armenian churches

On the rolling plateau along the border between Turkey and Armenia stand the ruins of the Cathedral of Ani, a magnificent building constructed...

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, ...

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