Arts & Humanities

sketch of Notre-Dame in front of the Cathedral of Notre-Dame

Experts from across Columbia share their thoughts and ideas on how to move forward with the rebuilding of what is considered one of the finest examples of French Gothic architecture.

A painting of three Minoan women against a sea blue background
"Ladies of the Minoan Court," a fresco from the Palace of Knossos, c. 1500 BCE.
An Epic New Journey

There have been more than 60 English translations of the Homeric work since the first, in 1615, but Emily Wilson’s version stakes out new territory from its very first line. 

Titian Renaissance scribble
A detail of a doodle by Tiziano Vecello from the Gozzi altarpiece.
The Art of Renaissance Scribbles

Art history professor Diane Bodart traces the history of scribbling to the Italian Renaissance. 


Conversations With Architects

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Grasping Shadows

By William Chapman Sharpe