Reinterpreting Roe v. Wade

Harvard Magazine
Friday, November 5, 2010

Authors of Before Roe v. Wade: Voices that Shaped the Abortion Debate Before the Supreme Court's Ruling, anthologize original documents from the early 1960s to 1973, and suggest reconsidering the conventional narrative of the court case and the backlash it created at a recent Radcliffe lecture.

The Wither And Why of Books

Harvard Gazette
Wednesday, November 3, 2010
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Radcliffe Institute conference examines the place of venerable, vulnerable print in a rapidly evolving digital future.

What Books Are For

Harvard Magazine
Wednesday, November 3, 2010

"Why Books?" conference discusses the broad future of print media.

Why Books?

Harvard Gazette
Friday, October 29, 2010
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Radcliffe Institute conference explores the battle of print’s fate in a digital age.

Uniting Against Domestic Violence

Harvard Gazette
Wednesday, October 27, 2010

A conversation in the Schlesinger Library's Radcliffe College Room, titled "Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault: It's Everybody's Business," explored the topic of domestic violence, especially against immigrants, on Monday, Oct. 25.

Where Men Have More than One Wife

Harvard Gazette
Friday, October 22, 2010
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Rose McDermott, researcher, sees connection between polygyny and social violence.

Sheena Iyengar: Choosy About Choosing

Harvard Gazette
Friday, October 22, 2010

Sheena Iyengar, Radcliffe Institute Dean's Lecturer, is here to tell you that, when it comes to choice, more is not better. 

Undoing the Damage

Harvard Gazette
Tuesday, October 12, 2010
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Looking past the recession, Radcliffe panel examines economic reforms.

Are We Rocking Out Yet?

Harvard Gazette
Thursday, October 7, 2010
Photo by Jessica BrilliPhoto by Jessica Brilli

Maybe you've seen it at a party or a family gathering: groups of people crowded around a TV screen—some wielding various toy instruments, vamping, jumping around. Players follow along with prerecorded songs, trying to match their respective parts as perfectly as possible, perhaps injecting a bit of style into the proceedings. They do it for points and the roar of a virtual crowd.

Books and Bytes

Harvard Crimson
Tuesday, October 5, 2010

"Why Books?" conference probes the rocky relationship between technology and literature.