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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A Fine legacy: Bequest from longtime Theater Emory patron will support student experiences

Dec. 13, 2018

Promising poet: Emory senior wins national writing awards

Dec. 11, 2018

Punk is alive and well, thanks to Emory class and Rose archives

Dec. 6, 2018

December: 10 things to do for $10 or less

Dec. 5, 2018

Bicentennial tribute to Frederick Douglass shows abolitionist's speeches still resonate

Dec. 4, 2018

Emory campus traditions celebrate the holiday season

Nov. 28, 2018

Visiting artist Sara Juli takes on motherhood's taboo topics

Nov. 27, 2018

Emory professor T Cooper brings his 'Man Made' film to campus

Nov. 20, 2018

Health sciences library opens 'Spirit Lives On' dementia awareness exhibit

Nov. 13, 2018

Renovated ancient Near Eastern art galleries open at Carlos Museum

Nov. 6, 2018

Talk focuses on Irish poet Seamus Heaney, teaching with archives

Nov. 6, 2018

November: 10 things to do for $10 or less

Nov. 6, 2018

Locate Samuel Beckett letters online in over 25 American literary archives

Nov. 5, 2018

November arts events include dance, music, theater and more

Nov. 1, 2018

Halloween at Emory brings zombies, mummies and more

Oct. 24, 2018

Student helps direct professional cast in new Theater Emory production

Oct. 24, 2018

Atlanta Jewish Film Festival partners with Emory for campus screenings

Oct. 23, 2018

Argentine tango musicians teach, perform at Emory this week

Oct. 16, 2018

Burkett to share stories of collecting Rose Library's African American materials

Oct. 16, 2018

The play's the thing

Oct. 3, 2018

October: 10 things to do for less than $10

Oct. 3, 2018

October arts events bring music, mystery and more

Oct. 2, 2018

'SisterWriters' Tayari Jones, Pearl Cleage share their literary friendship in Emory talk

Oct. 2, 2018

Look for Catlanta's #Carloscats on campus through Friday

Sep. 25, 2018

'Musical genius' Max Richter opens new season of Candler Concert Series

Sep. 20, 2018

Fire claims studio of Atlanta artist and Emory alum Fahamu Pecou

Sep. 13, 2018

Events with R2ISE founder Alexia Jones explore role of arts in recovery

Sep. 12, 2018

Authors Tayari Jones, Pearl Cleage at Emory to Discuss Mentorship, Writing

Sep. 10, 2018

Artist Kosmo Vinyl talks The Clash, DIY culture, art at the Rose Library

Sep. 6, 2018

September: 10 free things to do on campus

Sep. 4, 2018

September arts events include dance, film, music and more

Aug. 30, 2018

Emory's African American collections celebrated in new exhibit

Aug. 28, 2018

Mughal men ruled South Asia - and one man was ruled by a woman

Aug. 10, 2018

Decatur Book Festival announces Emory University as presenting sponsor

Aug. 9, 2018

August: 10 free things to do on campus

Aug. 7, 2018

Special feature: Science on stage

July 8, 2018

Emory trip explores issues common to South Africa, U.S.

July 6, 2018

July: 10 free things to do on campus

July 3, 2018

Summer reading: 10 books by Emory authors to add to your list

June 29, 2018

Wescoat to lead international seminars exploring ancient architecture

June 25, 2018

June: 10 things to do for $10 or less

June 5, 2018

Bestselling author T Cooper joins Emory faculty

June 5, 2018

Emory acquires rare 18th-century Piranesi books illustrating ancient Rome

June 4, 2018

Summer at Emory blossoms with conferences, activities and events

May 29, 2018

Student researchers use library archives to reveal the Buddhist in the Beats

May 24, 2018

Oxford student leader wins ovations in classroom, arts, campus life

May 8, 2018

Arts majors receive national award for achievement in creativity

May 8, 2018

Emory acquires archive of dancers Carmen de Lavallade and Geoffrey Holder

May 7, 2018

May: 10 free things to do on campus

May 3, 2018

Pitts Theology Library Acquires Society of Biblical Literature Archives

May 3, 2018

Their hearts are in Havana: Oxford students take a revolutionary trip to Cuba

May 1, 2018

Emory College names new Koppaka Professor in Telugu, Indian Cultures

April 26, 2018

Crespino to discuss Atticus Finch biography, Harper Lee letters at Emory

April 26, 2018

Film 'Fran K.' gives Emory students experience from page to stage to screen

April 23, 2018

Author Tayari Jones joins Emory University faculty

April 16, 2018

Emory College course features new views of 'the city'

April 12, 2018

Emory junior awarded Beinecke Scholarship to study link between music, identity

April 12, 2018

Science Art Wonder: Students team with labs to bring research to life

April 5, 2018

Emory faculty awarded Guggenheim Fellowships

April 5, 2018

Dance performance reimagines legendary Trisha Brown choreography

April 4, 2018

April: 10 things to do for $10 or less

April 2, 2018

April arts events include innovative dance, music performances

March 28, 2018

Bridging medicine and literature through a pilgrimage to Faulkner's home

March 27, 2018

Photos: Tibet Week begins

March 27, 2018

Thinking big: Student research brings microtheatre to Emory

March 21, 2018

Tibet Week to focus on 'compassion, healing and transformation'

March 19, 2018

Andrew Young, Ross Rossin to be featured in Emory conversation

March 19, 2018

Carlos Museum, Emory Autism Center work together to make museum visits more inclusive

March 13, 2018

Irish women poets to give readings this spring at Emory

March 12, 2018

March: 10 things to do for $10 or less

March 6, 2018

March arts events include the return of Barenaked Voices

Feb. 28, 2018

Emory acquires letters by author Harper Lee

Feb. 28, 2018

Film series commemorates pivotal year during Brazilian civil-military dictatorship

Feb. 28, 2018

Emory Dance Program professor, alumna revisit first collaboration in 'Rule of Thumb'

Feb. 27, 2018

Glenn Chancel Choir concert will feature songs and words on world peace

Feb. 27, 2018

Emory acquires papers of Obama inaugural poet Richard Blanco

Feb. 21, 2018

Emory students turn curators for Carlos Museum exhibit

Feb. 20, 2018

Photos: Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith

Feb. 20, 2018

'Divine Felines' exhibition showcases Egypt's exaltation of cats

Feb. 14, 2018

Emory to celebrate Black Arts Movement writer Mari Evans with panel, poetry readings

Feb. 13, 2018

From jazz to plays to poetry, February brings diverse arts events to campus

Feb. 1, 2018

Rose Library acquires two Irish collections

Jan. 31, 2018

February: 10 free things to do on campus

Jan. 29, 2018

Lecture on Seamus Heaney's publishing life set for Feb. 1

Jan. 24, 2018

New film series explores 'Black Lives on the Small Screen'

Jan. 23, 2018

Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith to give reading at Emory

Jan. 22, 2018

January: 10 things to do for $10 or less

Jan. 8, 2018

Kevin Young to read from his new book, 'Bunk'

Jan. 8, 2018

Emory grads poised for musical breakthrough as The Shadowboxers

Dec. 13, 2017

December: 10 things to do for $10 or less

Dec. 5, 2017

'Bunk': Kevin Young's new book examines the rise of hoaxes

Nov. 26, 2017

Ellmann Lectures explore literary fathers and sons

Nov. 21, 2017

Celebrate the holidays with Emory campus traditions

Nov. 20, 2017

Author Colm Tóibín to examine fathers of famed writers at Ellmann Lectures

Nov. 7, 2017

November: 10 things to do for under $10

Nov. 1, 2017

November arts events include renowned authors, musicians and more

Oct. 31, 2017

Carlos Museum gives students first-hand look at ancient artifacts

Oct. 30, 2017

Emory sophomore Lucy Wainger's poem selected for 'The Best American Poetry' anthology

Oct. 27, 2017

'Like reading a novel of a young philosopher': Emory reacts to Obama's letters

Oct. 25, 2017

Journey to South Africa to explore oppression, reconciliation

Oct. 25, 2017