Translating Diversity

@ The Radcliffe Institute
Thursday, January 22, 2015
Ashford King '15, Ben Miller RI '15, and Nan Baker. Photo by Kevin Grady, Radcliffe Staff PhotographerAshford King '15, Ben Miller RI '15, and Nan Baker. Photo by Kevin Grady, Radcliffe Staff Photographer

Harvard College student Ashford King '15 is working on a project called MuralSpeaks! with Radcliffe fellow Ben Miller to locate translations of the poem "The Red Wheelbarrow" in 142 languages.

Radcliffe Institute Fellow Returns to Brooklyn for New Solo Show

Brooklyn Daily Eagle
Monday, January 19, 2015
Photo by Harry ChoiPhoto by Harry Choi

Radcliffe 2014 fellow Elise Adibi opens a new solo show in New York. The intallation, "Substance," is in the basement of the Orchard Street gallery and incorporates essential plant oils and its works are connected through substance and smell.

Qarawee: The Strength of ISIS is Related to the Weakness and Ineffectiveness of the State in Iraq and the Region

The Journal of Turkish Weekly
Friday, January 16, 2015
Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony Rinaldo

The Journal of Turkish Weekly has conducted an in-depth interview with Harith al-Qarawee on political and social developments in Iraq and Syria. 

Paris Sirens

The New Yorker
Sunday, January 11, 2015
Photo by Henri ColePhoto by Henri Cole

Poet and fellow Henri Cole was in Paris during the deadly attack on Charlie Hebdo. This is his story from the New Yorker

'You Don't Want to See Someone's Power Go Unchecked'
Sunday, January 11, 2015
Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony Rinaldo

A Q&A with novelist V. V. Ganeshananthan about her reactions to the Sri Lankan election results.

Chasing Stars in the Sky and the Classroom

Slate, Sponsored Content by UC Santa Cruz
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Photo by Jared LeedsPhoto by Jared Leeds

Radcliffe fellow and astrophysicist Enrico Ramirez-Ruiz is no romantic star-gazer. He tests out his theories in front of a computer screen, where complex simulations defy the boundaries of human experience and the assumptions we make about the universe.

A Key Urban Intersection

Harvard Gazette
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Photo by Stephanie MitchellPhoto by Stephanie Mitchell

Is there a dose of nature that can help make city dwellers’ lives healthier and more productive? A new report, stemming from a recent workshop at the Radcliffe Insitute, suggests that the answer is yes. 

The Personal Civil War

Harvard Gazette
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Photo by Kris SnibbePhoto by Kris Snibbe

Radcliffe's Schlesinger Library exhibition What They Wrote, What They Saved: The Personal Civil War kicked off its opening with remarks from Harvard President Drew Faust, the Lincoln Professor of History.

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Thursday, December 18, 2014

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Translations Needed for Poetry Project at Meldrum Park

Argus Leader
Monday, December 15, 2014

Radcliffe Insitute fellow Ben Miller is working to translate a poem, "The Red Wheelbarrow," into 144 languages to represent the diversity of Sioux Falls.