Arts & Humanities


Celebrating the Memoir -- Fiction's Day Is Done?

November 3, 2009
Kathryn Watterson of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the art of the memoir.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

'Adam' Premiere Lifts CSO Beyond Routine

October 31, 2009
James Primosch of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his work on "Songs for Adam," an original opera.
Article Source: Chicago Tribune

10 Great Places to Embody Halloween Spirit

October 29, 2009
Penn Museum’s "The Egyptian Mummy: Secrets and Science" exhibit is cited as a great Halloween fair.
Article Source: USA Today

Audio: “Radio Times With Marty Moss-Coane”

October 29, 2009
Dean Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice discusses a Philadelphia child-abuse case.
Article Source: WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

Hitting the Road With the Bard

October 27, 2009
Cary Mazer of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the history of acting troupes.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Turning Surveys Into Reforms

October 26, 2009
Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education discusses higher-education survey results.
Article Source: Inside Higher Ed

Telltale Times? Try Poe

October 25, 2009
Thomas Devaney of the School of Arts and Sciences authors an op-ed on Edgar Allen Poe.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

CSI, Iraq: Old Treasures' New Storyline

October 24, 2009
Janet Monge, Richard Zettler and student Samantha Cox of the School of Arts and Sciences and Penn Museum discuss the Museum exhibit “Iraq's Ancient Past.”
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Global Search for Prizewinner Yields a Young Phila. Artist

October 23, 2009
Ingrid Schaffner of the Institute for Contemporary Art judges an international art competition.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Penn Museum Show Casts New Light on Ancient Iraq

October 23, 2009
The Penn Museum exhibit "Iraq's Ancient Past: Rediscovering Ur's Royal Cemetery” is featured.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer