A Democratic Landscape

Michael Van Valkenburgh and the making of Brooklyn Bridge Park

The Very Image

Poet Cynthia Zarin ’81’s first novel Inverno, a study in yearning and desire.

by Lydialyle Gibson

Spellbound on Stage

Actor and young adult novelist Aislinn Brophy

by Lydialyle Gibson

Off the Shelf

Revolutionizing French fashion, early Chinese writing, and more

The Happy Warrior Redux

Hubert Humphrey’s liberalism reconsidered

A Dogged Observer

Novelist and psychiatrist Daniel Mason takes the long view.

by Max J. Krupnick

Making Space

The natural history of Junko Yamamoto’s art and architecture

by Nina Pasquini

Democracy Endangered

American democracy endangered by minority rule

Off the Shelf

Recent books with Harvard connections

Living the Science Fiction Fantasy

Novelist Catherine Asaro’s space operas

by Lydialyle Gibson

Behind the Scenes

The quirky surrealism of production designer Sue Chan

by Stuart Miller