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Book covers for South to America: A Journey Below the Mason-Dixon to Understand the Soul of a Nation, Punks: New & Selected Poems, and A New Name: Septology VI-VII

The Harvard-affiliated nominees: (from left) South to America: A Journey Below the Mason-Dixon to Understand the Soul of a Nation by Imani Perry; Punks: New & Selected Poems by John Keene; and A New Name: Septology VI-VII, translated from the Norwegian by Damion Searls

Montage by Niko Yaitanes/Harvard Magazine

News

An historian, a poet, and a translator

10.5.22

Book covers for South to America: A Journey Below the Mason-Dixon to Understand the Soul of a Nation, Punks: New & Selected Poems, and A New Name: Septology VI-VII

The Harvard-affiliated nominees: (from left) South to America: A Journey Below the Mason-Dixon to Understand the Soul of a Nation by Imani Perry; Punks: New & Selected Poems by John Keene; and A New Name: Septology VI-VII, translated from the Norwegian by Damion Searls

Montage by Niko Yaitanes/Harvard Magazine

An historian, a poet, and a translator

10.5.22

Harvard University Shield

Recognized for advances in functional chemistry

10.5.22

Official portrait of Justice Elena Kagan

Justice Elena Kagan
Photograph courtesy of the United States Supreme Court, Public Domain

Ebbing trust in the Supreme Court, and what to do about it

 

10.3.22

Icebergs at the end of the Ilulissat Icefjord, Disko Bay, western Greenland.

Icebergs at the end of the Ilulissat Icefjord, Disko Bay, western Greenland

Photograph by iStock

Satellite data reveal the first unambiguous evidence linking a melting ice sheet to a predicted pattern of sea level rise.

9.29.22

Zelenskyy speaks via video conference at Harvard Kennedy School’s Institute of Politics

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy speaks at the Harvard Kennedy School.

Screenshot by Harvard Magazine

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy speaks at the Harvard Kennedy School.

9.28.22

Lawrence H. Summers at the lectern next to his official portrait

Lawrence H. Summers at the lectern next to his official portrait

Photograph by Stu Rosner

Unveiling the official portrait of the twenty-seventh president

9.27.22

Roman statue of Diomedes with babies crawling on it

Augustin Pajou (French, 1730–1809), Diomède assailli par les Troyens, son écuyer tué à côté de lui (Diomedes Assaulted by the Trojans, His Horseman Killed at His Side), 1756. Black ink, gray wash, black chalk, and red wash. 59.3 × 84.8 cm. Musée du Louvre, Departement des Arts graphiques, RF 40437, TL42421.2.

Image: © Musée du Louvre, Dist. RMN-Grand Palais/Martine Beck-Coppola/Art Resource, NY.

“Dare to Know” exhibition highlights nuances in the age of reason.

9.26.22

Winokur Family Hall, scene of the celebratory science symposium kickoff of the Kempner Institute for the Study of Natural and Artificial Intelligence

Winokur Family Hall, scene of the celebratory science symposium that marked the launch of the Kempner Institute for the Study of Natural and Artificial Intelligence at Harvard University.

Photograph by JS/Harvard Magazine

Launching Harvard’s Kempner Institute

9.23.22