Arts+Culture

Popular literature

Muslim sci-fi

Summer 2015
Muslim writers are turning to genres like science fiction and comics to navigate Muslim identity in a post-Sept. 11 world / Johns Hopkins Magazine

Returned to owner

Summer 2015
How a rare, stolen book ended up in the Sheridan Libraries / Johns Hopkins Magazine

History writ by hand

Summer 2015
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A look at the one-of-a-kind documents that are the specialty of autograph dealer Stuart Lutz. / Johns Hopkins Magazine
Digital publishing

Now hear this

June 5, 2015 2:35:00 pm
JHU Press receives Mellon Foundation grant to develop open access channel for monographs
On stage

Almost artificial?

June 5, 2015 9:45:00 am
Play by artist, cognitive scientist, and JHU alum Monica López-González explores fine lines between human, artificial intelligence

Bowery buoy

Summer 2015
Jami Attenberg's new novel, Saint Mazie, reads as an unpublished memoir / Johns Hopkins Magazine

Class smuggle

Summer 2015
Michael Kwass' biography of 18th-century highwayman Louis Mandrin explores the ongoing conflicts at the intersection of trade, power, and profit. / Johns Hopkins Magazine

A simple invitation

Summer 2015
This 60-something page essay is an adaptation of the TEDx talk Adichie gave in 2012 / Johns Hopkins Magazine

Garden with lobsters

Summer 2015
Medieval how-to book Ask the Past is both comical and illuminating / Johns Hopkins Magazine

Lens crafters

Summer 2015
Eye of the Beholder acts like a meditation on sight and reads like an entertaining historical drama / Johns Hopkins Magazine

Mixing it up

Summer 2015
Lawrence Manchester has balanced vocals and instruments for Kelly Clarkson, Hozier, and more / Johns Hopkins Magazine
Commencement 2015

Soprano, speaker

May 13, 2015 11:44:00 am
Celebrated opera singer, recitalist Jessye Norman to speak to Peabody graduates at commencement

Unlocking the secrets of ancient Greek pottery

May-June 2015
Students collaborate with expert ceramics artists to recreate the iconic red-figure kylixes / Gazette
Opera

An exploration of racism

May-June 2015
Peabody student Frances Pollock composes, stages opera based on 1944 execution of 14-year-old George Stinney / Gazette
JHU Song Contest

The ode, reimagined

May 12, 2015 8:45:00 am
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'Truth Guide Our University,' composed by Peabody alum, picked in voting by university community
Greek life

Iconic pottery, recreated

May 7, 2015 1:45:00 pm
Students collaborate with expert ceramics artists to recreate the iconic red-figure kylix
Pop-up Peabody

Spring serenades

May 5, 2015 10:05:00 am
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Peabody students play pop-up concerts at different locations across Johns Hopkins campuses
Spring Fair

10 memorable concerts

April 23, 2015 8:00:00 am
A look at some of the annual festival's most notable performers over the years
Junk art

'Synergy' spills onto Beach

April 21, 2015 11:00:00 am
MICA curator plans temporary 'River of Recyclables' as part of MSE Library exhibition
Rising voices

Music of a movement

April 17, 2015 9:15:00 am
Peabody's Adashi ponders 50 years of the civil rights struggle with 'Rise,' which debuts Sunday
Geek life

Fantasy, fun, and games

April 10, 2015 8:00:00 am
Annual JohnCon event brings 48 consecutive hours of gaming, sci-fi, anime, and more to Homewood campus
Edible Evergreen

How your garden grows

April 7, 2015 11:30:00 am
At Evergreen Museum & Library, five-part kitchen garden course teaches sustainable, hands-on growing
On stage

Good 'Company'

April 2, 2015 4:15:00 pm
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JHU Barnstormers six-performance run of Sondheim musical kicks off Friday
On the record

Orchestra plays Puts

March 24, 2015 8:25:00 am
Ensemble, conducted by Marin Alsop, to record music of Pulitzer-winning composer Kevin Puts
Creative Connections

A lively encore performance

March 23, 2015 3:45:00 pm
Young musicians from BSO's OrchKids program perform lively concert of original music
Surreal sneakers

Mass production meets modern art

March 20, 2015 10:00:00 am
JHU senior curates French artist Thomas Teurlai's solo U.S. debut, 'Foot Locker'

The Met's main man

March 17, 2015 11:27:00 am
Former JHU student, faculty member Dan Weiss named president of Metropolitan Museum of Art / The New York Times