Filmed entirely in Virginia, “Loving” is already an Oscar frontrunner for its portrayal of Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple whose fight for the right to marry resulted in a landmark Supreme Court ruling. more >
James Perla produces “Maps, Magic and Medicine,” a podcast that brings together many voices on ecological and cultural diversity in the Amazon region, including some from indigenous people and some from UVA. more >
Christopher Doley helped negotiate a $20 billion payout from BP and is now leading restoration efforts in five states and the Gulf of Mexico. more >
Professor Emeritus Richard Crozier, who will release a book of paintings Saturday, paints Charlottesville from the front seat of his Volkswagen, where he has created thousands of paintings spanning more than four decades. more >
Physicists have uniquely combined tools to create an imaging methodology that could enhance the way medical conditions are diagnosed. more >
The Virginia Film Festival, now in its 29th year, draws large crowds to Charlottesville each fall as filmmakers, academics and fans converge for four days of films, workshops, discussions and more. more >
In her sixth book, “Nine Island,” Alison finds patterns in real life to create the narrative that includes translating Ovid’s stories of sexual transformation and thinking about her status as a woman on her own at 50. more >