BC Historians Earn Fellowships

Boston College Chronicle
Thursday, May 8, 2014

Four BC History Department faculty members have received prestigious yearlong research fellowships for 2014-15, including Professor Prasannan Parthasarathi, who will be a fellow at Harvard University's Radcliffe Institute. 

“I Am Not the Best Anymore”

Harvard Magazine
Thursday, May 1, 2014

In this Harvard Magazine story, Class Marshal Ginny Fahs also advises freshmen to take advantage of the many stimulating events happening on campus nearly every day, such as the lectures offered by the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. 

Dealer-Auctioneer Cille Blackwood's Papers Go to Harvard

Maine Antique Digest
Thursday, May 1, 2014

Antiques dealer Cille Blackwood's papers have taken their place at Radcliffe's Schlesinger Library alongside those of Susan B. Anthony, Emma Goldman, Julia Child, Helen Keller, Betty Friedan, Amelia Earhart, Shere Hite, important poets, politicians, educators, and the first professionally trained women doctors and lawyers in the nation.

Life, Reflected in the Dead

Harvard Gazette
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
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Human beings expend vast amounts of energy and attention caring for the dead. Thomas W. Laqueur of the University of California, Berkeley, has spent a lot of time thinking about why and shares his work at a Radcliffe Institute lecture. 

Personal, Political, Physiological

Harvard Magazine
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
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"Health is rarely only about health alone," said Lizabeth Cohen, dean of the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, as she opened a two-day conference titled "Who Decides? Gender, Medicine, and the Public Health." 

Megan Marshall ’77 Wins Pulitzer for Biography

Harvard Magazine
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Megan Marshall ’77, RI ’07 has won the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for biography for Margaret Fuller: A New American Life. 

Megan Marshall ’77 Wins Pulitzer

Harvard Gazette
Monday, April 14, 2014
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Former Radcliffe fellow Megan Marshall '77 wins Pulitzer Prize for Margaret Fuller: A New American Life.

Eve Ensler Talks at Radcliffe

The Boston Globe
Sunday, April 13, 2014
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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.