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This Week in New Haven (March 16 – 22)

Narwhals breaching

New Haven finishes its annual thaw this week, just in time for spring. Between author talks, museum exhibits, primo jazz, a dance party and the…

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True Romance

Immanuel Kant’s Critique of Pure Reason (1781) is among the most influential intellectual works ever written, an all the more staggering achievement given how unapproachable it is. Modern English translations from…

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This Week in New Haven (March 2 – 8)

Arkadi Zaides

An unusual drawing series. A one-time dance performance. A jaw session with a humor writer. An intrigue-filled play. A roaming occasion with gallery stops. An inspired…

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This Week in New Haven (November 24 – 30)

Mr. Gilbert's Railroad at Eli Whitney Museum

Stuff happens, especially in the days to come. Two face-stuffing traditions preoccupy New Haveners in the beginning and middle of the week, with a…

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History Vérité

“History, one might say, is sculpted by the winners,” curators Michael Hatt, Martina Droth and Jason Edwards co-write in the book that accompanies Sculpture Victorious: Art in an Age

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This Week in New Haven (September 22 – 28)

Brentano Quartet

There’s more than one “new” in New Haven this week. On Tuesday, a local musical institution-in-the-making makes its debut; Thursday, a short-run play gets its stateside premiere…

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This Week in New Haven (June 30 – July 6)

"Yosemite Valley, Glacier Point Trail" by Albert

Now that the International Festival of Arts & Ideas is over, you’d think things would be quiet this week. But it’s still summer, which means…

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This Week in New Haven (June 2 – 8)

Neil Gaiman photographed by Kimberly Butler

Creative people, you included, create lots of scenes, stirs and commotions this week in New Haven. In addition to a handful of well-known creators making stops in the area, there’s a…

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This Week in New Haven (May 12 – 18)

Michael Angelis, "Earth," 2014

In the course of natural cycles, spring is a time for beginnings. Culturally, though, it’s just as much a time for capstones. This week, New Haven experiences starts and stops galore…

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Gifts Hop

Museum Gift Shops

In museum-heavy New Haven, museum gift shops are a given. And if you’re a-givin’? They’re a gift.

Donna Wardle, overseer of the New Haven Museum’s small but scrappy gift shop, says its…

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