Arts & Culture


Picasso at War

Harvard Art Museums exhibit on depictions of combat and revolution

by Nina Pasquini

The Happy Warrior Redux

Hubert Humphrey’s liberalism reconsidered

Off the Shelf

Revolutionizing French fashion, early Chinese writing, and more

A Dogged Observer

Novelist and psychiatrist Daniel Mason takes the long view.

by Max J. Krupnick

Diagnosis by Fiction

The “Healing Quartet,” by “Samuel Shem,” probes medicine—and life.

by Craig Lambert

Making Space

The natural history of Junko Yamamoto’s art and architecture

by Nina Pasquini

How Birds Lost Flight

Scott Edwards discovers evolution’s master switches.

by Veronique Greenwood

News in Brief

Education dean and football coach step down, a significant art acquisition, and more

Fictions about the Forces Driving Migration

Glenda Carpio on the new migration narrative

by Nina Pasquini

Pistachio Filled Dates with Yogurt

Harvard executive chef Christopher Kelly shares his healthy recipes  

Warm Quinoa Salad with Roasted Fava Beans, Beets, Grapes, and Arugula

Harvard executive chef Christopher Kelly shares his healthy recipes