Around the Web – “Something of Autumn”

The streets of Cambridge are now lined with discarded sofas and desks. Every few yards, it seems, there is a temporary sign tied to a tree which prohibits parking and announces the arrival of a fleet of moving trucks. This massive population transfer can only mean one thing around here. Summer is drawing to a…

Book Review: Teaching in the Art Museum

Rika Burnham, Elliot Kai-Kee, Teaching in the Art Museum: Interpretation as Experience. J. Paul Getty Museum; 1st Edition edition (April 19, 2011) Reviewed by Anita Nikkanen, former Departmental Teaching Fellow of Classics and Comparative Literature Teaching in the Art Museum is, as the name makes plain, a book about teaching and learning with and about the art objects…