In the News
Thanks in part to the scholar and poet Julie Enszer, the papers of the late Pat Parker arrived this past winter at the Schlesinger Library and are currently being processed. Enszer had a conversation recently with her friend Jenny Factor—a poet and Harvard-Radcliffe alumna who serves on the Schlesinger Library Council—about Parker’s life and work.
i have a dream
not Martin’s . . .
. . . In my dream—
i can go to a public bathroom,
& not be shrieked at by ladies—
The Wall Street Journal highlights Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen will speak at the Radcliffe Institute in May.
The Harvard Arts Blog says: "Photographer Matika Wilbur lights up talking about the women in her images in "Seeds of Culture: The Portraits and Stories of Native American Women." Her smile widens as she shares the memories of time spent with the women in Native American territories across the country. She is equally given to a somber air as she describes the sobering realities that inspired her to begin her project."