As Harvard’s undergraduate student body has grown ever more diverse, many challenges remain in making the University a fully inclusive institution for all those admitted. According to The Crimson’s annual survey of graduating seniors, students of color at Harvard are less likely to concentrate in the arts and humanities than their white peers. But both faculty and students say that making the arts more open has rarely been so important.
In a review of a very real album, Aziz B. Yakub reflects on the nature of art, history and metaphysical bankruptcy.
The Crimson Arts Board presents its musical favorites of the year, from "Lemonade" to "A Moon Shaped Pool."
From dining hall to concert hall: The Parker Quartet brought the beguiling sounds of Haydn, Tan Dun, and Beethoven to Leverett for an annual dinner and performance.
“Into the Woods” has special relevance for college students, according to co-producer Emily E. Bergquist ’18. “[It’s about] what it means to have that moment that many people have in college where suddenly you realize the world is not really what you thought it was,” Bergquist says.
The numbers have been crunched and the results are in. The Harvard Crimson's arts board is proud to present the top 10 films, musics, books, TV shows, campus theater productions, and events, as determined by a Harvard-wide survey.
The Crimson Arts Board presents its cinematic favorites of the year, from "The Big Short" to "Sausage Party."
This collection contains more than your conventional sex stories.
Nothing in this book is daring enough or of a high enough quality to earn it the title of being “literary”—it is essentially a really long beach read.
Piñatas, komodo dragons, a dog that turns into a human: These wacky sights, among others, will take the stage at Farkas Hall this weekend during Harvard’s production of Naomi Iizuka’s 1999 comedy “Aloha, Say the Pretty Girls.”
Romantic comedies are an idealist’s dream, and that’s what makes this guilty pleasure all the more special.
Adriano O. Iqbal '18 (outgoing Editor-At-Large, incoming Columns exec) reminisces fondly on the highlights of his illustrious '15-'16 Arts Blog career.
Are drinking games fun? Incoming Editor-At-Large Grace Z. Li wouldn’t know, but she made one up for Crimson Arts anyway.
Outgoing Arts Chair Victoria Lin '17 is exposed as a desperate hanger-on to the Arts board with her shoot paper supporting her candidacy for Calendar exec.
Outgoing Arts Chair Ha D.H. Le '17 humbly submits her shoot paper for Arts Calendar exec (because clearly, three years of The Crimson isn't enough for her).
As the year draws to a close, it comes time to reflect, or maybe in the case of 2016, to forget.
Emily Zhao '19 (outgoing Columns exec) applies to be an Arts columnist. Her efforts are stunning.
Ever wonder what a night with Crimson Arts is like? Here's an imagining in five easy steps.
A BuzzFeed odyssey with Blog exec and fake journalist J. Thomas Westbrook.