Heady Stuff

Festivals of the Mind 2019

A top-shelf literary gathering from Aspen Words, hot-button issues at Aspen Ideas, and renewable energy innovation at AREDAY drive summer's intellectual conversation.


Aspen Ideas

5 Can't Miss Events at the 2018 Aspen Ideas Festival

Be a part of these timely discussions.

06/27/2018 By Aspen Sojourner Staff


Aspen Weekend Agenda: June 22–24, 2018

From big ideas to bold music, summer is in full swing.

06/20/2018 By Aspen Sojourner Staff

Big Ideas

This Year's Must-See Films at the Aspen Ideas Festival

These six movies thoughtfully analyze big issues on the big screen.

06/20/2018 By Laura Thielen and George Eldred

Arts in Abundance

The June 2018 Guide to Aspen's Cultural Calendar

The season kicks off with the Flaming Lips, Aspen Fringe Fest, Summer Words, JAS June Experience, and more.

06/05/2018 By Andrew Travers

Feeling the Heat

The 2 Can't-Miss Climate Change Documentaries at Aspen Ideas Festival

Our film critics George Eldred and Laura Thielen preview An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power and Chasing Coral.

06/22/2017 By George Eldred and Laura Thielen