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Habakkuk by Max Ernst, at Yale University

Yale’s architecture is aflutter with birds. Some are phoenixes, some are eagles, more are owls. Yet for the last four years, a mysterious newcomer has been standing watch over Bulldog territory…

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Multiple Choice

Private School by Christopher O'Flaherty

In Christopher O’Flaherty’s New Haven studio, an enormous lighthouse stands in black and white, and a red cat prowls, flanked by blue ravens. …

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Watched Pots

Before the telling of names, dates and other facts, before the presentation of insights and analyses, before the giving of credit where credit is due, curators of art exhibits should strive to do what …

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Collector’s Editions

Within a single room in SCSU’s Buley Library, the skyline of a city unfolds, a tree grows to full height and a jewel-toned quilt weaves together on a whim. …

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Vase to Vase

Made in China at Yale Center for British Art

Every now and then, the Yale Center for British Art artfully challenges your ideas about what’s artful. …

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Elm City Party Bike

You can hear it echoing off the buildings of downtown, through the alleys and across the Green. It rings off the arches of the Temple Street Garage, sounds faintly through the windy corridor of Federal Plaza and bounces off the …

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Said the Water

Nancy Kuhl inside the Beinecke Library

August is Summer Reading Month in Daily Nutmeg. Please enjoy these excerpted poems from Nancy Kuhl’s Pine to Sound (2015).

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In Today’s Episode

Nancy Kuhl inside the Beinecke Library

August is Summer Reading Month in Daily Nutmeg. Please enjoy these poems selected from Nancy Kuhl’s Suspend (2010).

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Open-Mouthed Irises

Nancy Kuhl outside the Beinecke Library

August is Summer Reading Month in Daily Nutmeg. Please enjoy these excerpted poems from Nancy Kuhl’s The Wife of the Left Hand (2007).

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The Deep End

Nancy Kuhl outside Beinecke Library

Local writer Nancy Kuhl is a poet who does know it, though she’s not one to rhyme. …

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