Women in Art & Literature

Shakespeare 101

Literary Affairs invites you to read and discuss two of Shakespeare’s most evocative plays, the tragedy of Othello and the comedy of wits, Much Ado About Nothing. In this two part series, Betsy Sullivan will unpack how the plays grapple with topics that continue to baffle society today: the potential…

Exit West by Mohsin Hamid

This past year the Annenberg Space for Photography had a powerful exhibit entitled REFUGEE. According to the Annenberg, the show explored the lives of refugees from a host of diverse populations dispersed and displaced throughout the world. The images were compelling and the five photographers works combined to tell a…

Washington’s Farewell

WASHINGTON’S FAREWELL THE FOUNDING FATHER’S WARNING TO FUTURE GENERATIONS BY JOHN AVLON Washington’s Farewell Address written to “ Friends and Fellow Citizens” in 1796 was an open letter to the American people which has been more widely read than the Declaration of Independence. While it is mostly forgotten it has…