Anna Deavere Smith delivers the 44th Jefferson Lecture in the Humanities
The Art of Martin Scorsese
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Famed translators Pevear and Volokhonsky reach another milestone.
A Selective Filmography
How the Film Foundation restored The Red Shoes and is preserving cinematic history.
It was Uncle Tom's Cabin.
Frankness and plain speaking made Carl Sandburg a celebrity.
Alfred Shaheen brought Hawaiian fashion to the world.
The Underground Railroad also led to Mexico.
Meaningful work for Depression-era artists
Louis Armstrong's "clarinetisms."
On the first thousand, tumultuous years of Christianity.
She aims to expand the conversation.
Scorsese blurs the line between entertainment and art.
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Humboldt in the New World
Journeying through South America, Alexander von Humboldt sought nothing less than "the unity of nature."
By Anna Maria Gillis
Done with Tolstoy
By Kevin Mahnken
A Workingman's Poet
By Danny Heitman
The Blue Humanities
In studying the sea, we are returning to our beginnings.
By John R. Gillis
Ralph Waldo Emerson
What accounts for Emerson's endurance as a writer?
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