The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern creative writing professors lauded for groundbreaking work

Amanda Svachula, Reporter

January 7, 2015

With innovative literary techniques and unique perspectives on common topics, Northwestern creative writing professors Stuart Dybek and Eula Biss astounded the literary world in 2014, receiving many awards for their work. Dybek published two books of short stories that received praise from both n...

Block Museum exhibition features Kashmiri artifacts

Block Museum of Art will display these two artifacts, a Crowned Buddha Shakyamuni statue and Thangka of Four-Armed Mahakala depiction, along with more than 40 others when the new exhibition opens Tuesday.

Hayley Glatter, Arts and Entertainment Editor

January 7, 2015

An 8th-century brass sculpture with copper and silver inlay, a masterpiece of technical workmanship, sits in the middle of an empty room. The display isn’t located in the Metropolitan Museum of Art or The Louvre. Rather, it’s part of Block Museum of Art’s new exhibition, which includes two pa...