Arts and Humanities

June 1, 2018
From Ansel Adams to Joan Liftin, the Heritage Gallery at the UA's Center for Creative Photography offers a year-round window into the past and present of American photography.
UA students and peers from the Moscow University for the Humanities share a meal they prepared together, combining Russian dishes and traditional Sonoran food.
May 21, 2018
A federal grant to the Department of Russian and Slavic Studies funds a food-centric project, including a course on Russian and American foodways and a study-abroad exchange.
May 16, 2018
The UA College of Humanities is exploring the intersection of technology and the humanities, focusing on the vital role of human context and perspective in guiding digital innovations.
Alberto Ríos and Linda Smith, "Inside Chance." The limited-edition artist’s book is designed like a puzzle, revealing eight lines of poetry that can be read in 26 different ways.
April 23, 2018
At the University of Arizona Poetry Center, rare books are at the core of one of the world’s largest poetry collections.
Rodolfo Guzmán Huerta, also known as El Santo, stars in the 1961 film "Santo Contra El Cerebro Del Mal (Santo Vs. the Evil Brain)," which will screen at the Fox Tucson Theatre as part of Tucson Cine Mexico.
March 19, 2018
Tucson Cine Mexico, the United States' longest-running festival of Mexican Cinema, kicks off with a series of Spanish-language film screenings in Tucson.
Science City at the Tucson Festival of Books is all about interactivity for visitors.
March 6, 2018
Attendance for the event on the UA campus, which benefits literacy programs, now exceeds 100,000, and the presenters are a who's who from literature, science and pop culture.
Lyn Hart was working as a nurse at Tucson's Carondelet St. Mary's Hospital when she first laid eyes on Tumamoc Hill. (Photo: Mari Cleven)
Feb. 16, 2018
A new program funded by the UA’s Confluencenter for Creative Inquiry is transforming the popular walking spot into a creative hub for artists and scientists.
Teles Machibya leads a Swahili class session in the Critical Languages Program. To meet rising student demand for language instruction, the UA’s College of Humanities is introducing new minors in Korean and critical languages.
Feb. 7, 2018
To meet rising student demand for language instruction, the UA's College of Humanities is introducing new minors in Korean and critical languages.
CESL's inaugural final ceremony for its Intensive English Program with a group of engineers from Mexico in 1970, with CESL advisor Helen Abdulaziz (left) and the center's first director, Ernestine Neff (right), holding flowers
Feb. 7, 2018
CESL has adjusted to changing international challenges and has been an engine for internationalization at the UA.