Faculty News

Art and Authority Creation and Acceptance: Karen Gover's Art and Authority

If Picasso doodled on a napkin, contemporary art lovers and critics alike would probably scrutinize it for signs of genius.

IAS David Bond Invited to the Institute for Advanced Study

Associate Director of Center for the Advancement of Public Action (CAPA) and Environment faculty member David Bond has been invited to become a Member of the School of Social Science at the prestigious Institute for Advanced Study (IAS) for the upcoming academic year.

Jerusalem Post The Balfour Declaration and Resolution 242

Rabbi Michael Cohen writes that the two historic documents provide a window into contrasting perspectives of the Arab-Israeli conflict, and highlight the importance of the dual narrative.

Dana Reitz's Latitude "Exquisite"

Dana Reitz’s Latitude was performed on February 8-10, 2018 at New York Live Arts as part of LUMBERYARD in the City.

interior shot of the nc literary hall of fame McCorkle Enshrined in Hall of Fame

Bennington Writing Seminars faculty member Jill McCorkle has been selected for a place in the North Carolina Literary Hall of Fame. 

Bennington in Winter A 2018 Field Work Term Reading List

While students embark on Field Work Terms around the country and world, Bennington faculty have come up with a set of reading recommendations to keep everyone’s intellectual juices flowing wherever they are.

Echo/Archive Echo/Archive

The world premiere of echo/archive, a collaboration faculty members Elena Demyanenko, choreographer, and Erika Mijlin, filmmaker, will take place at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute’s Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC) on Friday, March 2, and 8:00 pm.

head shot of Marguerite Feitlowitz Teaching Translation

Bruna Dantas Lobato '15 interviewed faculty member Marguerite Feitlowitz for Exchanges Literary Journal as part of a series on translators who also teach. 

Stanley Rosen Touching Form

For her feature story in Ceramics Monthly about the influential work of Stanley Rosen, who taught generations of ceramics students at Bennington, philosophy faculty member Karen Gover interviewed one of Rosen’s former students, Josh Green ’81, executive director of the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA).

cover of threat bennington review issue three Praise for "Threat"

NewPages.com glowingly reviewed issue three of Bennington Review, calling it "an incredibly strong issue put forth by an excellent journal."