Arts+Culture

Bowery buoy

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Jami Attenberg's new novel, Saint Mazie, reads as an unpublished memoir / Johns Hopkins Magazine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

Emmy nod for cancer series

July 17, 2015 1:00:00 pm
'Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies,' partially filmed at Hopkins, up for documentary or nonfiction series award
Artscape 2015

Sounds of summer

July 17, 2015 7:06:00 am
Grand premiere

Lights, camera, action

August 27, 2015 9:45:00 am
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JHU film program expands into new production space in historic Centre Theater
Q+A

'Difficult road for justice'

August 26, 2015 12:50:00 pm
New book by JHU grad Ronnie Greene explores police shooting in wake of Hurricane Katrina
Getting oriented

Charm City crash course

August 17, 2015 12:30:00 pm
Orientation for first-year students includes full day devoted to seeing, learning about Baltimore
Funny business

Dean on 'The Daily Show'

August 6, 2015 2:56:00 pm
Jon Stewart, who ends 16-year run as host Thursday, welcomed SAIS Dean Vali Nasr as a guest on three occasions
Study abroad

Qué bolá, Cuba?

July 23, 2015 10:20:00 am
JHU, in partnership with six other schools, launches largest U.S. study abroad program in Cuba
Film and Media

Hollywood beginning?

July 7, 2015 7:55:00 am
New master's program will focus on business of film, writing for film and television, and sound production
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

Returned to owner

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

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

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

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