Junot Diaz, Pulitzer–prize winning writer and Radcliffe Institute fellow in 2003–2004, was named a 2012 MacArthur Fellow.
The Schlesinger Library at the Radcliffe Institute, which houses Julia Child’s extensive papers, is sponsoring “Siting Julia: A Julia Child Centenary Symposium” to celebrate the legacy of Julia Child on the centenary year of her birth. Authors, television producers, restaurateurs, and the Child’s family and neighbors provide a behind-the-scenes view of the life and work of American phenomenon Julia Child, who brought her passion for learning and teaching French culinary arts to homes across the United States.
The Schlesinger Library at the Radcliffe Institute today announced the 40 scholars, professionals, and student recipients of the 2012 Schlesinger Library Grants. The Schlesinger Library grants, totaling $75,000, fund projects that involve the library's holdings on the lives and work of women in America.
The Radcliffe Institute awarded the 2012 Fay Prize to Victoria Koski-Karell and Justin Wymer for the most imaginative work and original research in any field.
The Radcliffe Institute, Harvard's institute for advanced study, announces the 51 women and men—from across the University and around the world—who will be convening as 2012–2013 fellows.
Lizabeth Cohen, an eminent scholar of 20th-century American social and political history and interim dean of the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study since last July, has been named dean, Harvard President Drew Faust announced.
The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study announced today that Margaret H. Marshall EdM ’69 will be awarded the 2012 Radcliffe Institute Medal. Marshall has been a force for justice and equality throughout her life.
Legendary filmmaker Frederick Wiseman spoke to a standing-room-only audience at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study in a lecture titled “Shooting, Editing, and Reading a Documentary Film.” Wiseman, an independent documentary filmmaker at Cambridge-based Zipporah Films,
On November 17, Anita Hill spoke at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University about her new book, Reimagining Equality.
The "Reimagining the City-University Connection" symposium brings together scholars and senior practitioners from across Harvard University, leading US universities, and the City of Boston to discuss ways in which cities and universities can work together to improve the quality of research for scholars and the quality of life for citizens.