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Articles: Arts

A spoof passport written in Spanglish for the fictional country El Spirit Republic of Puerto Rico, with a domino in place of a national seal on its cover

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(1 of 12) Adál Maldonado’s The Passport, 1995, from the series The Spirit Republic of Puerto Rico.

Transfer from the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies, Harvard University, Gift of the artist, 2012.178. © ADзL. Image courtesy of Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum

Arts

The ubiquity of movement across man-made borders

10.7.19

(Click on arrow at right to see a gallery of images.) The stained-glass image of the juggler, commissioned for the exhibition, from Atelier Miller, at the entry to Dumbarton Oaks

Image courtesy of Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection

“Juggling” literary history at Dumbarton Oaks

10.16.18

Correspondence on not-so-famous lost words

November-December 2018

Shane McCrae

Photograph by Robert Adam Mayer

The propulsive intensity of Shane McCrae’s poetry

November-December 2018

Two Harvard doctors on William Carlos Williams

November-December 2018

Millicent Todd Bingham looks over her mother’s shoulder in this double portrait from 1931.

Millicent Todd Bingham looks over her mother’s shoulder in this double portrait from 1931.

Photograph courtesy of the Todd-Bingham Picture Collection (MS 496E). Manuscripts and Archives, Yale University Library

Brief life of an unlikely Dickinson scholar

November-December 2018

Jorie Graham’s challenging lyrics use language to give readers the experience of the poem. 

9.20.18

Nighttime in the North End

Photograph by Dennis Tangney Jr./Getty Images

“Stories the Chamber of Commerce doesn’t want you to hear”

September-October 2018

Fresh efforts to understand the writer’s history and craft

8.28.18