Crimson staff writer

Arielle C. Frommer

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An Utter Gem: Celebrating 10 Years of ‘Steven Universe’

“Steven Universe” is full of witty jokes, lovable characters, catchy songs, and dazzling backdrops that every child can enjoy.

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‘Underdressed at the Symphony’ Album Review: Faye Webster Muses on Love, Endings, and the Quirks of Life

Any listener will be bound to find something to relate to or simply let loose and find themselves similarly “underdressed at the symphony.”

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Telling Her Story: Vignettes for Women’s History Month

Here are The Crimson’s Arts Board’s favorite books and authors to turn to in reflection on gender, womanhood, and femininity.

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Harvard in Bloom: Springtime Stories from The Crimson’s Arts Board

With spring break concluded, spring at Harvard is a time for memories to be made.

Vija Celmins 'Night Skies'
On Campus

‘Vija Celmins: Night Skies’ Review: A Call From the Void

Celmins’s hyper-realistic renderings of the night sky confront the eternity and immobility of space, allowing viewers to take charge over the vastness of the universe.

Kelsey Kreppel

Artist Profile: Kelsey Kreppel on Fashion, Authenticity, and Her Classroom Roots

Kelsey Kreppel didn’t expect to become an influencer. Today, she is a successful YouTuber and podcast host.

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Year in Review

Arts Vanity: My Art History Obsession Has Gone Too Far

Spawning from the glorified fan fiction that I shared at the HUAHS event, I present: If famous artists were students at Harvard, here is who I think they would be and why.

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The Books We’re Most Thankful for: A Gratitude Practice

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, we’re celebrating this holiday season by sharing the books that we’re most grateful for.


Fall into Harvard: Autumnal Vignettes from Crimson Arts

Read on for some of the Arts Board’s favorite fall memories, from the beauty of fall foliage in New England to all the delicious tastes of autumn!

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So You Want to Read Fantasy

So, you want to read fantasy. You couldn’t have picked a better genre to explore.

09/21/23 An Awfully Good Puzzle

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‘Lost Places’ Review: An Eclectic, Delectable Blend of Fantasy and Reality

In “Lost Places,” Pinsker expertly moves through dystopian landscapes, fantasy worlds, and gritty realism to craft a collection that explores the depths of the human experience.

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‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ Premiere Review: Thank You and Good Night

After four seasons of performing stand-up, donning glamorous outfits, and bickering good-naturedly with her agent and partner-in-crime Susie Myerson (Alex Borstein), Miriam “Midge” Maisel will finally be saying goodbye to audiences forever.


Comfort Shows To Get You Through Finals

In honor of the end of the semester, here is a selection of the Arts board's favorite comfort shows.

Boston Ballet's "Don Quixote"
On Campus

Boston Ballet’s ‘Don Quixote’: The Delightful Return of a Classic Tale

Boston Ballet's "Don Quixote" truly goes above and beyond in all aspects of the performance.