In the News
During the Radcliffe Day panel on gender and the business of fiction, panelist Elisabeth Schmitz '86 of Grove Atlantic said, "The question that comes up again and again is whether or not a large sample of women writers are, by default of their gender, being passed over as serious writers and their work perceived as a separate genre: 'women's fiction.'"
Harvard's Radcliffe Institute has selected nonfiction writer Ben Miller to be a Radcliffe Institute fellow for the 2014–2015 academic year.
A look at Harvard's future arts landscape. Says Radcliffe Dean Cohen: “In 10 years, I would hope to see a Harvard campus that is very stimulating aesthetically and reminds us as we move through it that our campus is a canvas that should reflect the same brilliance and creativity that we find in the University’s museums, libraries, and classrooms.”
Enrico Ramirez-Ruiz, a professor of astronomy and astrophysics at UC Santa Cruz, is among a select group of 50 artists and scholars who will be spending the 2014-15 academic year at the Radcliffe Institute. As the Mildred Londa Weisman Fellow, Ramirez-Ruiz will pursue his research in theoretical astrophysics while part of a vibrant multidisciplinary community.