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Vermont Cartoonist Displays Work at Fleming Museum

March 7, 2018

Renowned artist, Vermont Cartoonist Laureate, and UVM James Marsh Professor-at-Large Alison Bechdel's...

Poet explores migraines, childhood

Sarah Robinson, Staff Writer

March 7, 2018

Filed under Arts, Arts Regular

Migraines entail nausea, auras and sensitivity to light, sound and scent. Poet Michael Dickman’s most recent publication, “Green Migraine,” derives from the images brought on by symptoms of migraines. Dickman was invited to the Fleming Museum Painted Word Poetry series Feb. 28, where he read some of his poems to a full ...

Singer-songwriter chronicles journey to Burlington stage

Singer-songwriter chronicles journey to Burlington stage

March 1, 2018

ZZ Ward made her way back to Burlington this past Presidents Day at 9 p.m. Feb. 18 at Higher Ground. ...

“Black Panther” brings black superheroes into the spotlight

February 28, 2018

The latest addition to Disney’s sprawling Marvel Cinematic Universe, “Black Panther,” is the mos...

Acclaimed artist talks craft and cartoons

February 28, 2018

A hushed, reverent silence fell over the crowd, as soon as a woman with short, spiked hair and glasses ...

BSU fashion show celebrates black culture

BSU fashion show celebrates black culture

February 27, 2018

Decked in sleek jackets and rainbows of silky prints, models twirled hips, did splits and circled ea...

Co-op educates photographers

Co-op educates photographers

February 22, 2018

We may be living in the digital age, but some members of the UVM community are throwing it back to analog ...

UVM Theatre Department Brings Creative Take on Classic Story

UVM Theatre Department Brings Creative Take on Classic Story

February 21, 2018

Ever wondered how Peter Pan came to be? How Tinkerbell got her pixie dust? How Captain Hook became t...

Words and images blend in art

Words and images blend in art

February 15, 2018

Two figures sat on plastic folding chairs. Behind them, a brightly colored image was projected in the dark...

Showing gratitude to a legendary ski filmmaker

Bridget Higdon, Arts Editor

February 14, 2018

Filed under Arts, Arts Regular

I was 6 years old when I took my first ski lesson, and since then, you can always find me doing the snow dance. I was heartily saddened two weeks ago when I read about the death of prolific ski filmmaker Warren Miller.  I grew up watching many of his films with my family every winter. Miller died in his home Jan. 24...

Cartoons and politics fill new exhibit

Cartoons and politics fill new exhibit

Hunter McKenzie, Arts Columnist

February 13, 2018

Filed under Arts, Previews

On the wall is a large drawing of a human form cleaning out a litter box looking directly at the vie...

History faculty talk new publications

History faculty talk new publications

Jean MacBride, Staff Writer

February 9, 2018

Filed under Arts, Arts Regular

Students and faculty mingled around a long wooden table. Some flipped through the pages of freshly pr...

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