Arts & Culture
Talking race, faith, and dance with the first black principal ballerina of the Houston Ballet.
Pharrell named his first festival — a place where I found the secular and the spiritual share space — Something in the Water, to me representing a transformation in culture, especially for black millennials.
"Back to School Shopping" art installation by the artist WhIsBe is a commentary on U.S. mass school shootings.
Do you remember where you were four years ago when you heard the news?
Can theater nerds get a witness?
Ava DuVernay’s 'When They See Us' challenges viewers to define our own role within this system.
A review of ‘Reaching Forever: Poems,’ by Philip C. Kolin.
A review of ‘Grace Will Lead Us Home: The Charleston Church Massacre and the Hard, Inspiring Journey to Forgiveness,’ by Jennifer Berry Hawes
A review of ‘Modern Kinship: A Queer Guide to Christian Marriage,’ by David and Constantino Khalaf.
We need art not for its politics, but for its freedom.
Three July culture recommendations from our editors.