Arts and Culture

Emory offers degree programs in art history, creative writing, dance, film and media studies, music, theater studies, and visual arts. The Center for Creativity & Arts and 'Creativity: Art & Innovation' foster interdisciplinary creativity.

Arts at Emory hosts more than 300 events in the performing, visual and literary arts annually. The university broadens access through community outreach programs and artist residency programs.

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Glenn Chancel Choir performs sacred music of Russia

March 3, 2015

Sharing stories with Salman Rushdie and across the Emory community

March 3, 2015

India Week set for March 16-20

March 2, 2015

Emory to be Georgia site for Shakespeare's First Folio exhibition

Feb. 26, 2015

Sound + Sculpture installation premieres at Emory's Visual Arts Gallery

Feb. 26, 2015

Linda Calloway: Inspired by literature to learn and lead

Feb. 23, 2015

The beautiful mind: 3-D visualizations help illustrate pioneering brain research

Feb. 19, 2015

Trethewey to write poetry column for NYT Magazine

Feb. 19, 2015

Artist and scholar: Fahamu Pecou challenges concepts of black masculinity

Feb. 17, 2015

Salman Rushdie lectures on freedom, liberty and free speech

Feb. 17, 2015

British Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy to give free reading at Emory

Feb. 16, 2015

From lab to lens: Professor's photography show benefits Doctors Without Borders

Feb. 13, 2015

Girls: Is romance required in a women-centered show?

Feb. 11, 2015

Rushdie returns to Emory for public lecture, other events

Feb. 3, 2015

Founders Week launches '100 Years in Atlanta' celebration

Feb. 2, 2015

New exhibit explores how stars shone on African art, rituals, stories

Jan. 28, 2015

Bobby Jones exhibition opens Feb. 12

Jan. 27, 2015

The NAACP's global fight is Life of the Mind topic

Jan. 27, 2015

Library to exhibit counterculture materials from Danowski collection

Jan. 13, 2015

'Home Grown' film series features movies made in Georgia

Jan. 12, 2015

Carlos Museum welcomes new curator of Egyptian, Nubian, Near Eastern art

Jan. 7, 2015

Top Films of 2014

Dec. 22, 2014

Top 10 Movies of 2014

Dec. 19, 2014

Alumni ink: Tasty books, cultural observations

Dec. 17, 2014

Oxford mural reflects journey into immigration, identity

Dec. 15, 2014

'A Place at the Table' author talks about food, tradition

Dec. 14, 2014

Exodus: Gods and Kings - Was Moses an action hero?

Dec. 10, 2014

Photo project seeks 'Typical American Families'

Dec. 9, 2014

Poet Claudia Rankine reads Dec. 4 at Emory

Dec. 2, 2014

Emory celebrates the season with beloved holiday music events

Dec. 1, 2014

The unpublished stories of writer Flannery O'Connor

Nov. 26, 2014

Bernstein recounts the segregated Atlanta premiere of 'Gone With the Wind'

Nov. 25, 2014

Discussion, film screening mark 75th anniversary of 'Gone with the Wind'

Nov. 24, 2014

Engaged students learn how and why their work matters

Nov. 24, 2014

Three photograph collections acquired by MARBL

Nov. 20, 2014

String quartet connects music to class lessons across disciplines

Nov. 18, 2014

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra to perform Emory composer's symphony

Nov. 17, 2014

No Strings Attached celebrates 20 years of a cappella music

Nov. 5, 2014

Irish poet Peter Fallon to give reading at Emory

Nov. 4, 2014

Arts at Emory: November packed with diverse performances

Nov. 4, 2014

Emory celebrates new volume of Samuel Beckett's letters

Oct. 30, 2014

The rise and fall of movie genres

Oct. 29, 2014

'A Pinter Kaleidoscope' offers immersive audience experience

Oct. 27, 2014

BURNAWAY founder is Atlanta Intersections Speaker Oct. 29

Oct. 22, 2014

Poetry of Heaney, Hardy to be topic of Emory lecture

Oct. 16, 2014

LGBT History Month exhibit on display in the DUC

Oct. 16, 2014

Callaloo Conference brings artists, academics to Emory to explore African Diaspora

Oct. 15, 2014

Emory celebrates acquiring the archive of Flannery O'Connor

Oct. 9, 2014

New materials added to Flannery O'Connor archive

Oct. 7, 2014

Emory to host Imagining America national conference

Oct. 6, 2014

Photographer Stephanie Dowda is 'Atlanta Intersections' speaker

Oct. 2, 2014

Papers of artist/writer Barbara Chase-Riboud acquired by Emory

Oct. 1, 2014

Film festival honors work of Camille Billops and James Hatch

Sep. 29, 2014

Landmark project reveals the complete prose of T.S. Eliot

Sep. 25, 2014

Faculty digital projects explore religion, love and art

Sep. 25, 2014

Emory honors literary icon with 'A Tribute to Seamus Heaney'

Sep. 23, 2014

Create a woodcut print at Carlos museum workshop

Sep. 22, 2014

Indian dance documentary to be screened at Emory

Sep. 19, 2014

Emory University to host free Billops-Hatch film symposium

Sep. 19, 2014

Poets, musicians to give 'A Tribute to Seamus Heaney in Poetry and Song'

Sep. 19, 2014

Julian Sands brings the poetry of Pinter to Emory

Sep. 18, 2014

Sacred Matters e-zine says 'show us your sacred'

Sep. 17, 2014

Choreographer Bebe Miller visits Emory

Sep. 17, 2014

Southern Circuit Tour brings independent films, filmmakers to Oxford

Sep. 17, 2014

New T.S. Eliot publication to be celebrated at Emory

Sep. 17, 2014

AntiquiTEA serves up Maya maize god's creation story

Sep. 15, 2014

Langmuir photo collection available online to Emory community

Sep. 12, 2014

Woodruff Library stages exhibit of 100+ years of digitized yearbooks

Sep. 10, 2014

Seamus Heaney exhibition behind-the-scenes talk scheduled

Sep. 10, 2014

Neuro-Interventions and the Law: Experts to explore ethics and efficacy

Sep. 9, 2014

Literary icon Joyce Carol Oates offers a glimpse into her inner world

Sep. 4, 2014

Wills to address government funding of arts in McDonald Lecture

Sep. 3, 2014

Carlos Museum events explore stories of how the world was created

Sep. 2, 2014

Chamber music series resumes with new name

Sep. 2, 2014

Emory shines at Decatur Book Festival over holiday weekend

Aug. 28, 2014

Atlanta Music Festival releases its first CD

Aug. 28, 2014

Former U.S. Poet Laureate Trethewey places her archive at Emory

Aug. 26, 2014

Raymond Danowski Poetry Library celebrates 10 years at Emory

Aug. 18, 2014

Preserving LGBT History at Emory

Aug. 8, 2014

Trethewey's 'Native Guard' to debut at the Alliance Theatre

Aug. 4, 2014

With help from Emory scholars, Winged Victory returns to flight at the Louvre

July 31, 2014

When in Rome: Classics convention brings hundreds to Emory

July 24, 2014

Candler faculty, Swanson's art create new window on Holy Week

Feb. 7, 2013

The play's the thing to start a conversation on ethics

Jan. 24, 2013