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Why it’s important to see women as capable … of terrible...

Jessica Trisko Darden, American University School of International Service and Izabela Steflja, Tulane University Born in 1593, Italian painter Artemisia Gentileschi was the first woman...

One 19th-century artist’s effort to grapple with tuberculosis resonates during COVID-19

Elizabeth Lee, Dickinson College Like everyone else, artists have been challenged by new conditions and routines since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Many have...

In dandelions and fireflies, artists try to make sense of climate...

Kate Flint, University of Southern California – Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences Climate change is real, it’s accelerating and it’s terrifying. We are...

A half-century before the hashtag, artists were on the front lines...

Vivien G. Fryd, Vanderbilt University The #MeToo movement has had a sweeping effect on politics, organized religion, educational institutions, Hollywood, sports and the military. The cultural...

Thomas Eakins: Brilliant painter, gifted photographer … sexual predator?

Henry Adams, Case Western Reserve University The recent toppling of a string of powerful figures for sexual abuse and harassment raises the question of how...

Is Ryan Kelly’s iconic photograph an American ‘Guernica’?

Jennifer Wenzel, Columbia University On August 12, Charlottesville Daily Progress photographer Ryan M. Kelly captured the exact moment that Nazi sympathizer James Alex Fields, Jr....

Andrew Wyeth and the artist’s fragile reputation

Henry Adams, Case Western Reserve University I vividly recall my first encounter with Andrew Wyeth’s art when I was 14 years old, in the dingy...

The secret to all great art forgeries

Jeff Taylor, Purchase College State University of New York In A Forger’s Tale – convicted forger Shaun Greenhalgh’s new memoir – Greenhalgh reveals that he...

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How climate change is making California’s epic drought worse

Catherine Gautier, University of California, Santa Barbara This article is part of The Conversation’s series on drought. You can read the rest of the series...