Photo by Jessica ScrantonPhoto by Jessica Scranton

Scholar, Singer, and Psychoanalyst

Priscilla Fierman Kauff '62 has always loved libraries. As an undergraduate, she studied in the Radcliffe College Library—housed in the building where the Schlesinger Library is now located—which reminded her of that childhood experience. Today, Kauff serves on the Schlesinger Library Council, which she joined in 2005.

Marian Cannon Schlesinger in 2011

Marian Cannon Schlesinger Remembers

At age 99, Marian Cannon Schlesinger '34 recently published the second volume of her memoirs, I Remember: A Life of Politics, Painting and People. Learn more about her, and what she has learned in a long and interesting life.

Paula Lerner Photo Courtesy of the Schlesinger LibraryPaula Lerner Photo Courtesy of the Schlesinger Library

A New Collection of Photography Focused on Women in Afghanistan

The late photographer Paula Lerner '84—who took pictures of people all over the world, but especially women in Afghanistan—gave her papers and photographs to the Schlesinger Library.