Arts, Books, and Media

Book excerpts, book reviews, poetry, photography, fiction, images of visual artwork, reflections on art or on the life of the artist, and other creative endeavors by or of interest to women in the academy and professions.

Katherine Jeffrey

Reflect on the call to stillness through poetry and painting.

Deborah Risa Mrantz

A graphic artist reflecting on her journey of faith discovers even the pieces that don't fit, fit.

Carmen Acevedo Butcher

Carmen Acevedo Butcher describes her plans to step away from a daily dance with the Internet and hunker down in the quiet of Lent.

Kelly Monroe Kullberg

Collected writings offer daily reminders of the Redeemer's work in the world he loves.

Jerusha Matsen Neal

The third of three original monologues exploring Christian vocation, what it means to bear the Word to the world.

Jerusha Matsen Neal

The second of three original monologues exploring Christian vocation, what it means to bear the Word to the world.

Jerusha Matsen Neal

The first of three original monologues exploring Christian vocation, what it means to bear the Word to the world.

Linda Stratford

Works of art speak to those of us on a journey, writes art historian Linda Stratford, allowing us to hear God’s voice.

Joy Jordan-Lake

The Well’s excerpt from Joy Jordan-Lake’s book comes from her chapter “Against Wind and Tide: Changing the World, the Diapers, and the Printer Cartridge.”