Ruth Simmons on her ascent from sharecropper’s daughter to scholar
Pianist Gerry Bryant highlights black composers.
by Max J. Krupnick
Marjorie Garber explores the bard’s influence on the Bloomsbury Group.
Amy Yoshitsu’s vision for change
by Claire Zulkey
Recent books with Harvard connections
Robert Darnton on the origins of the French Revolutionary temperament
The role of zoing law and housing in making America more unequal—and what to do about it
Novelist Ben Purkert’s playfully serious look at masculinity
by Stuart Miller
Recent books on camping outdoors, economic opportunity, the women of NOW, and more
Composer and biophysicist Amir Bitran
by Nancy Walecki