Arts Sep 26

Photo of 2019 MacArthur fellow Saidiya Hartman. literary scholar and cultural historian. Photo provided by the MacArthur Foundation
MacArthur Foundation announces $625K genius grant recipients

Female academics whose expertise and influence in areas as diverse as the impact of slavery on modern America, legislating against cyber harassment, and global warming and its effect on rising sea levels were named as three of this year's 26…

Arts Nov 16

A bird’s-eye portrait of what was once a thriving steel town

Many people have never heard of Braddock, Pennsylvania, an industrial town on the Monongahela River, just a 20-minute drive from Pittsburgh. Just over 2,000 people live there. The town’s defining feature is itself a remnant of outdated industry — Andrew…