By Tabea Linhard
As faculty across the country await the announcement of NEH Faculty Fellowship awards, Linhard recounts her path to finally (after 12 tries) winning an ACLS fellowship, which she will spend in Berlin and Mexico City.

By Ignacio M. Sánchez Prado
Sánchez Prado, author of a new book on Guillermo del Toro, reviews the film arteur's latest work, The Book of Life, and what it says about the mainstreaming of Mexican animated cinema.

“Great Black Music — Ancient to the Future” finds a new disciple in Steinbeck, an assistant professor of music. "Human Ties" catches up with him to discuss his work-in-progress on the jazz phenomenon.

By Reuben Riggs
Riggs explains how Dear White People — a film about undergraduates of color navigating racial identities and racist acts at an elite private university — stacks up to his own Wash. U. experience.

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