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An image from the Codex Manesse, a book of poetry made in Zurich around 1304-5. Each image, including this one, depicts of the poets in this book. Here we have Konrad von Altstetten embracing his lover. (Codex Manesse, UB Heidelberg, Cod. Pal. germ. 848, fol. 249v)
Emotions and science were closely linked in medieval literature.
The new exhibition showcases self-expression through a collection of 45 self-portraits and nine portraits.
Elsabé Johnson Dixon examines one of the most comprehensive exhibitions to date of African American self-portraits.
Jennifer Barclay’s “Ripe Frenzy” could be considered prescient if the event it describes wasn’t so depressingly routine.
Viewers see connection between artist and surroundings.
Sahar Khamis weighs in on U.S. perceptions of the Egyptian presidential race.

Upcoming Events

Stamp Gallery
1/23/18 - 11:00 AM
The David C. Driskell Center, 1214 Cole Student Activities Building
2/1/18 - 10:15 AM
Kogod Theatre, The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center
2/23/18 - 8:00 PM
Cafritz Foundation Theatre
2/24/18 - 7:00 PM
Dekelboum Concert Hall
2/25/18 - 2:00 PM
MilkBoy ArtHouse
2/26/18 - 7:00 PM
Gildenhorn Recital Hall
2/26/18 - 8:00 PM
2120 Francis Scott Key Hall
2/27/18 - 12:00 PM

Audio/Video

  • 2017-18 ARHU Dean’s Lecture Series: Courageous Conversations with Bobby Seale, February 1, 2018
  • President Loh | Inspire Maryland Pride
  • 2017-18 ARHU Dean's Lecture Series: Courageous Conversations with Theo Wilson, November 29, 2017
  • The David C. Driskell Center, "The Last Ten Years: In Focus" Artist Panel Discussion, October 19, 2017
  • Access2Alumni 2017
  • UMD | Portraits Come to Life
  • WORLDWISE: Arts and Humanities Dean's Lecture Series: Pulitzer 100
  • Mellon reel, Mellon reel
  • POET & MACARTHUR GENIUS CLAUDIA RANKINE VISITS UMD FOR 2016-17 WORLDWISE ARTS AND HUMANITIES DEAN'S LECTURE SERIES
  • Baltimore Stories June 25, 2016