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Fellow I. Glenn Cohen reports on a disturbing new development in insurance coverage.
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A fellow delivers 15 unforgettable moments during her commencement address.
With all of the colorful caps and gowns dotting the streets and that overwhelming sense of freedom in the air, graduation season has officially taken over. And that means the icons — from entrepreneurial geniuses like Tory Burch to witty comedy stars like Charlie Day — have surfaced to dole out
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National cultural norms and economic conditions are helping create a "demographic time bomb."
For the past several years, Mary Brinton, Radcliffe fellow and chair of Harvard’s sociology department, and a team of collaborators have been exploring declining fertility rates in postindustrial societies.
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A brief preview for what new fellow Ben Miller will be working on in the fall.
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Looking for some summer reading? Check out this review of a fellow and alumna's latest novel.
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Fellow Tony Horwitz's fraught journey to digital best-sellerdom.
And yet I earned little money, and even fewer readers.
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Uh-oh: A Bunting alum inspires a B-school firestorm with her article about disruptive innovation.
Academic fireworks went off at Harvard University a couple of weeks ago when history professor Jill Lepore wrote a high-profile rebuke of business school professor Clay Christensen’s famous theory of disruptive innovation.
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Scroll down to the second item to learn about "Adventures in Gastronomy"—an "archive crawl" in which the Schlesinger Library is participating.
The colorful and contentious history of bicycling in the Hub is told in “Boston’s Cycling Craze, 1880-1900: A Story of Race, Sport, and Society” (University of Massachusetts). Author Lorenz J. Finison is a founding member of Cycling Through History, which is developing bicycle routes encompassing sites of significance to African-American history in Massachusetts.
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It's US Independence Day—enjoy your celebrations, one and all!
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From headless women to man traps: literary covers as discussed at one of the Radcliffe Day panels.
With book covers that look like Barbie doll boxes, “literary women are often dragged into the field of the very kind of fiction against which literary [fiction] is defined.”
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Among them, the much lauded fellow Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
Novelists with ties to Africa are gaining prominence in the publishing world as they become more cosmopolitan, and America does, too.
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The Radcliffe Institute is dedicated to creating and sharing transformative ideas.
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The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University is dedicated to creating and sharing transformative ideas across the arts, humanities, sciences, and social sciences. The Fellowship Program annually supports the work of 50 leading artists and scholars. Academic Ventures fosters collaborative research projects and sponsors lectures and conferences that engage scholars with the public. The Schlesinger Library documents the lives of American women of the past and present for the future, furthering the Institute’s commitment to women, gender, and society. Learn more about the people and programs of the Radcliffe Institute at www.radcliffe.harvard.edu.