Music and Arts

The Athens International Film and Video Festival opens its 42nd edition on Friday and runs through April 9.

With more than 300 films screened throughout the week, this year's fest is a smorgasbord of works from around the world. All screenings and presentations will take place at the Athena Cinema.

Photos of Nelsonville's monthly arts celebration
Ruth Bradley reflects on 28 years of directing the Athens International Film + Video Festival

WOUB Music Blog

Nine more acts have been added to this year's fest, scheduled for May 28-31
Donna Coleman talks about upcoming teaching residency, concert events

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Robert Pinsky will read at annual festival, scheduled for March 25-27
Classic farce will be performed March 25-April 4 in Kantner Hall
Ohio University Women's Center will host a book party for OU professor Marilyn Greenwald on March 25
Donald Roberts served as a professor of art from 1953 to 1991
Twenty-three national artists will join two OU art classes at Dairy Barn
March 21-22 ARTS/West event includes theatrical performances, film, artwork
Movies include "Back to the Future" and "The Sound of Music"
Student performance of "The Diary of Anne Frank" will be judged by conference leadership