Eve Ensler Talks at Radcliffe

The Boston Globe
Sunday, April 13, 2014
Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony Rinaldo

The Boston Globe highlights Radcliffe Institute Visiting Scholar Eve Ensler's reading and presentation at the conference, "Who Decides? Gender, Medicine, and the Public's Health." 

Eve Ensler’s Personal Monologue

Harvard Gazette
Friday, April 11, 2014
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Author and activist Eve Ensler, who opened Radcliffe’s two-day conference “Who Decides? Gender, Medicine, and the Public’s Health,” read from her new memoir, In the Body of the World.

Radcliffe Workshop on Technology & Archival Processing

Archives in the Digital Era Blog
Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Richard Pearce-Moses reflects on the insights and ideas discussed in a recent workshop on technology and archival processing sponsored by the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study and the Association for Research Libraries. The workshop sought to explore ways to apply technology to tangible collections, with only secondary consideration of born-digital materials.  In particular, how can technology facilitate arranging and describing archival collections? 

Books Meet Bytes

Harvard Gazette
Friday, April 4, 2014
Photo by Jon ChasePhoto by Jon Chase

The world of libraries is being shaken by the digital age, changing patterns of readership, information retrieval, perhaps even brain circuitry. The dance toward the digital drew archivists from around the world to Harvard's Radcliffe Institute for a workshop on technology and archival processing.

A Conversation with Elise Adibi

The Harvard Advocate
Friday, March 28, 2014
Photo by Heather LathamPhoto by Heather Latham

Elise Adibi makes metabolic paintings that challenge the boundaries of the visual.

Women in the Arab World

Harvard Gazette
Thursday, March 27, 2014
Photo by Heather LathamPhoto by Heather Latham

The Harvard Gazette speaks with Huda Zurayk, a professor in the department of epidemiology and population health at the American University of Beirut, who has spent years trying to promote health in the Arab world.

Judy Chicago Celebrates 75th Birthday

ArtsEditor
Thursday, March 27, 2014

A prominent feminist artist of the 20th Century, Judy Chicago is turning seventy-five this year, and celebrating with a series of retrospectives, publications, and associated events scattered across the country, including an exhibit at Radcliffe's Schlesinger Library. 

Seizing Power From Below

Harvard Gazette
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Photo by Stephanie MitchellPhoto by Stephanie Mitchell

Linda Gordon, an award-winning author and historian, is working on a book about social movements of the 20th century while she's a fellow at Harvard's Radcliffe Institute.

Wearing Technology

Harvard Gazette
Thursday, March 13, 2014
Photo by Stephanie MitchellPhoto by Stephanie Mitchell

Sleep, epilepsy, and depression might all someday be better understood through wearable sensors, said MIT's Rosalind Picard in a Radcliffe Institute talk.

Memories of Mandela

Harvard Gazette
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Scholars and leading Africanist thinkers gathered to reflect on the life and legacy of the late Nelson Mandela. One of the panels included Adam Habib (from left), Achille Mbembe, Margaret Marshall, and Jean Comaroff. Photo by Rose Lincoln.Scholars and leading Africanist thinkers gathered to reflect on the life and legacy of the late Nelson Mandela. One of the panels included Adam Habib (from left), Achille Mbembe, Margaret Marshall, and Jean Comaroff. Photo by Rose Lincoln.

Harvard scholars and leading Africanist thinkers gathered to remember and celebrate the life and heroic legacy of the anti-apartheid activist and inspirational world leader, Nelson Mandela, who died in December. The Radcliffe Institute co-sponsored the remembrance

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