Culture Fridays

Exploring the intersection between the arts and global health

The New Animated Film "Flee" Will Change How You Think About the Refugee Experience

The documentary tells the real-life story of a man who fled Afghanistan as a child

Best Books of 2021

Our top fifteen favorite reads of the year

Environment

A Visit with the UCLA Art & Global Health Center  

A creative director and his team meld public health and art with communities around the globe

Governance

Best of 2021

We published 365 stories on global health this year, here are our top picks

Governance

10 Good Things That Happened in Global Health in 2021

There were milestones and moments to celebrate, despite the shadow of COVID-19

Environment

The Art of a Pandemic

COVID-19 street art from around the world

Food

New Netflix Release "Gather" Explores the Fight to Revitalize Native Foodways

Think Global Health talks with the film's director about food sovereignty

Migration

Going Viral

An Interview with author Alina Chan on her new book about the origins of COVID-19

Migration

The Global Sentiment of Gratitude

The wondrous ways communities around the world give thanks

Gender

Breaking "Code Red": Why Words Matter When Talking About Menstruation

How vernacular perpetuates stigma and shame, portraying menstruation as "unclean"

Environment

Around the World in Twenty-Five Toilets

A look at toilets and sanitation for World Toilet Day