A New Retrospective Honoring the Vision and Legacy of Gordon Parks

Cultured Magazine
Monday, April 29, 2019
Gordon Parks, 'Eldridge Cleaver and His Wife, Kathleen, Algiers, Algeria, 1970.' Gelatin Silver Print, 30 x 40" Courtesy of the Gordon Parks Foundation. Image by Melissa Blackall and courtesy the Cooper Gallery.Gordon Parks, 'Eldridge Cleaver and His Wife, Kathleen, Algiers, Algeria, 1970.' Gelatin Silver Print, 30 x 40" Courtesy of the Gordon Parks Foundation. Image by Melissa Blackall and courtesy the Cooper Gallery.

Both a new exhibition by the Dean Collection and Professor Sarah Lewis's "Vision & Justice" convening at Harvard embody a future Gordon Parks imagined decades ago.

The Racial Bias Built Into Photography

The New York Times
Thursday, April 25, 2019

The New York Times republishes Sarah Lewis's essay on photography and racial bias, "Vision & Justice: A Civic Curriculum,” ahead of our two-day conference on the role of the arts in relation to citizenship, race, and justice.

This is Sarah Lewis. You Should Know Who She Is

The Boston Globe
Wednesday, April 24, 2019

The Boston Globe talks representation and image with Sarah Lewis ahead of "Vision & Justice."

Picturing Vision and Justice

Harvard Gazette
Monday, April 15, 2019
Photo by Stephanie Mitchell/Harvard Staff PhotographerPhoto by Stephanie Mitchell/Harvard Staff Photographer

The Harvard Gazette spoke with Professor Sarah Lewis, whose course “Vision & Justice: The Art of Citizenship” is the creative inspiration behind the “Vision & Justice” convening.

Citizens Arrested

Harvard Gazette
Friday, April 5, 2019
Carmen Yulin Cruz, mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico, speaks at a Radcliffe conference about citizenship. Photo by Rose Lincoln/Harvard Staff PhotographerCarmen Yulin Cruz, mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico, speaks at a Radcliffe conference about citizenship. Photo by Rose Lincoln/Harvard Staff Photographer

San Juan mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz spoke at Radcliffe's "Unsettled Citizens" conference about how Puerto Ricans are US citizens but are not treated equally.

Fishing for Stories

Harvard Gazette
Thursday, April 4, 2019
Radcliffe Fellow Francisco Goldman is writing his latest novel based in New Bedford. Photo by Stephanie Mitchell/Harvard Staff PhotographerRadcliffe Fellow Francisco Goldman is writing his latest novel based in New Bedford. Photo by Stephanie Mitchell/Harvard Staff Photographer

Francisco Goldman RI '19 explores New Bedford, Massachusetts, for his latest novel.

Seeing Beauty in the Mundane

Harvard Gazette
Tuesday, April 2, 2019
The flattened ironing boards from which the prints were made. Photo by Jennifer L. RobertsThe flattened ironing boards from which the prints were made. Photo by Jennifer L. Roberts

Contemporary sculptor, printer, and visual artist Willie Cole’s haunting works blend the familiar with the unexpected. Now that striking creative tension is on view at Radcliffe in Willie Cole: Beauties.

DNA Testing Could Save Young Lives through Early Intervention

Harvard Gazette
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Pediatric oncologist Lisa Diller is studying the implications of genetic testing in newborns. Photo by Jon Chase/Harvard Staff PhotographerPediatric oncologist Lisa Diller is studying the implications of genetic testing in newborns. Photo by Jon Chase/Harvard Staff Photographer

Pediatric oncologist Lisa Diller RI '19 is studying the implications of genetic testing in newborns.

Rethinking Inclusion

Harvard Gazette
Monday, March 25, 2019
Photo by Kris Snibbe/Harvard Staff PhotographerPhoto by Kris Snibbe/Harvard Staff Photographer

Radcliffe Professor Anthony Jack talks about his new book, The Privileged Poor, which addresses the struggles of low-income students at elite schools.

Author: If at First You Don’t Succeed, Fail, Fail Again

Harvard Gazette
Friday, March 15, 2019
Photo by Kris Snibbe/Harvard Staff PhotographerPhoto by Kris Snibbe/Harvard Staff Photographer

As any writer will tell you, the process of writing is riddled with anguish, angst, and the ever-popular procrastination. For Lauren Groff RI '19, it’s also filled with productive failure.

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