Arts & Culture

Richard Englert at a podium speaking during a Temple Press event.
New Temple Press book celebrates Philadelphia’s Italian legacy
The Italian Legacy in Philadelphia: History, Culture, People and Ideas profiles the Italian legacy of Philadelphia and southeastern Pennsylvania.
November 30, 2022
A black and white image of a man crossing his wrists over his chest in the Wakanda Forever gesture.
Breaking down the hidden messages in ‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’
Temple University Professor Timothy Welbeck breaks down the hidden meanings in Wakanda Forever.
November 11, 2022
Timothy Welbeck pictured.
Marvel’s ‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’ promises to be more powerful than its predecessor. Here’s why.
Temple professor discusses the cultural impact of the upcoming Marvel film, Black Panther: Wakanda Forever.
October 27, 2022
Image of the newest exhibition on Chicken Bone Beach at the Charles Library.
Charles Library’s newest exhibition celebrates Atlantic City’s historic Chicken Bone Beach
The exhibition features photography acquired by Temple University’s Blockson Collection from notable Philadelphia-area photographer John W. Mosley.
Here’s why Netflix’s latest Adam Sandler film tips its hat to Temple’s basketball team
Executive producers of Adam Sandler’s most recent Netflix movie, Hustle, discuss Temple’s basketball prowess and how it inspired their story.
8 times Temple is mentioned in Adam Sandler’s ‘Hustle’
Temple features strongly in Hustle, Adam Sandler’s new movie about basketball on Netflix.
Image of Black soldiers.
Learning from Walmart’s Juneteenth marketing mistake
Timothy Welbeck discusses the importance of companies observing Juneteenth in a meaningful way.
Image of spring flowers.
What to read, listen to and watch to learn more about AAPI communities
Associate Professor of Political Science Sean Yom recommends AAPI-themed media that sheds light on the AAPI experience.
Image of Temple University Jazz Band performing in the jazz championship.
Jazz band from Boyer College wins big at jazz competition at Lincoln Center
TUJB won second place in the Jack Rudin Jazz Championship hosted at Lincoln Center.
Image of the Le nozze di Figaro cast standing on stage.
Temple University Opera Theater’s ‘Le nozze di Figaro’ in pictures
Temple’s spring opera production of Le nozze di Figaro offers a fresh take on Mozart’s classic.
Historic markers ignite pride for Women’s History Month, again
Signs displayed throughout Main Campus proudly highlight the accomplishments of fellow alumni and faculty at Temple University.
WRTI hosts Melinda Whiting, Courtney Blue, Bobbi I. Booker, Susan Lewis and Maureen Malloy
Meet the female hosts of WRTI
Get to know Courtney Blue, Bobbi I. Booker, Susan Lewis, Maureen Malloy and Melinda Whiting.
Temple student Jenny Schadt
Narrative medicine gives Temple’s healthcare community the opportunity to reflect
The program has helped students and faculty process their pandemic experiences.