The meaning of music

The meaning of music

Traveling to the mountain peak town of Verbier, Switzerland requires a flight into Geneva, a changeover of two trains and boarding a teardrop-shaped gondola that shoots straight up a dizzying incline. The streets are paved with cobblestone and lined with pricey shops, bistros and banners that point the way to the music festival. The panoramic […]

Across the Pond

By Michael Rothberg Among her many new experiences she encountered while teaching abroad, Kate Hutchinson had to learn that, in the United Kingdom, casual dress did not mean flip flops and a T-shirt she said. After months of teaching physics in foreign schools, physics teachers Joe Dangerfield and Karen Hutchinson have learned from and noted […]