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Harvard Magazine features the Schlesinger Library's new exhibit, organized to mark the 150th anniversary of the war, that showcases how personal documents like portraits, letters, diaries, and family account books serve as revealing sources for life during the Civil War, both in battle and on the home front. "The domestic concerns of home and family were not detached from war," said Dean Cohen at the opening. "The Civil War was a domestic conflict in several senses of the word."
Radcliffe fellow Tyrell Haberkorn analyzes the recent coup in Thailand and freedom of expression and thought during the first four months of life under the new prime minister and military junta.
President Drew Faust and Lizabeth Cohen, dean of the Radcliffe Institute, are celebrating a $12.5 million fund to enhance the creative arts at Harvard, it was announced today. As part of the fund, Maryellie Kulukundis Johnson ’57 and Rupert H. Johnson Jr. contributed a $10 million gift on behalf of their family.
The Harvard Crimson reports on the gift for the arts at Harvard from Maryellie Kulukundis Johnson '57 and Rupert Johnson.