A.R.T. Reaps Tony Awards Notice

Harvard Gazette
Wednesday, May 23, 2012
John Tiffany_photo by Tony RinaldoJohn Tiffany_photo by Tony Rinaldo

British theater director John Tiffany, who was a fellow at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study last year, workshopped his musical Once, based on the low-budget hit film about a pair of aspiring musicians, at Harvard's American Repertory Theater. The show received 11 Tony nominations.

Seniors Selected for Best Theses

The Harvard Crimson
Friday, May 18, 2012
Photo by Jessica Brilli/Radcliffe Staff PhotographerPhoto by Jessica Brilli/Radcliffe Staff Photographer

The prize for the very best thesis in the Harvard senior class went to two students this year, one who proposed ways to address cholera epidemics in Haiti for her thesis and another who wrote a collection of poems.

Glenn Cohen Selected as 2012–2013 Radcliffe Institute Fellow

Harvard Law School Recent News and Spotlights
Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Harvard Law School Assistant Professor I. Glenn Cohen '03—co-director of the Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics—will focus his fellowship on the legal and ethical issues related to travel of patients who are residents of one country to another country for medical treatment. 

What Sendak's Seminal Work and Lincoln Address Have in Common

Columbia Daily Tribune
Sunday, May 13, 2012

John Plotz, a 2011-2012 fellow and literary scholar, writes about Maurice Sendak and what "Where the Wild Things Are" and Lincoln's "Gettysburg Address" have in common.

Tayari Jones Knows Why She Sings

Huffington Post
Friday, May 11, 2012

Ru Freeman interviews Tayari Jones about her book Silver Sparrow for the Huffington Post. 

Overexposed: Breastfeeding in America

The New Yorker.com
Friday, May 11, 2012
Image from the Schlesinger LibraryImage from the Schlesinger Library

A daguerreotype from the Schlesinger Library is featured prominently in Jill Lepore's response to the Time magazine cover about breastfeeding.

UMass Amherst Linguistics Professor Angelika Kratzer Selected as Radcliffe Institute Fellow

UMass Amherst Office of News & Media Relations
Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Angelika Kratzer's area of specialization is semantics, an interdisciplinary field located at the intersection of linguistics, cognitive psychology, logic, and philosophy. 

Friendship Leads to Acclaimed Artist's Show

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Wednesday, May 9, 2012

"Beverly McIver: Intersecting Identities" at the Westmoreland County Community College Art Gallery

From Novel Scientists to Novel Writers

Harvard Gazette
Thursday, May 3, 2012

The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study announced the 51 women and men — from across the University and around the world — who will be convening as next year's Radcliffe Institute Fellows.

2012 Radcliffe Institute Fellowship for Ana Mariella Bacigalupo on Mapuche Decolonizing Histories

Latin American Studies Association
Thursday, May 3, 2012

Ana Mariella Bacigalupo was granted a Radcliffe Fellowship at Harvard for the 2012-2013 academic year to complete her book The Lives of Francisca Kolipi: Mapuche Shamans and Mythohistory in Southern Chile. 

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