2018 Mar 29

Harvard Review Salon Series 2018



Houghton Library, Edison and Newman Room

HR Salon Series 2018This year’s Salon Series celebrates the launch of the print RENGA FOR OBAMA and features Poetry Editor Major Jackson in conversation with contributor Paul Muldoon. Reception and book signing to follow.

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2018 Feb 08

An Evening with Pulitzer-Prize Author Viet Thanh Nguyen



Knafel Center, 10 Garden Street

In this lecture, Viet Thanh Nguyen offers some answers through an exploration of his writing and criticism. His remarks will be followed by a discussion with writer Gish Jen RI '02. 

Presented by: Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study
Admission: Free and open to the public, no tickets required

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Unbreakable writer

Females are strong as hellScreenwriter Robert Carlock '95 is a favorite during JAMS! -- the OFA offerings during Harvard's Wintersession. This January, he returns with a new hit on his resume: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt. We spoke with him about his undergrad years, writing comedy and the Hollywood biz. 

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2017 Oct 02

"Altered Gazes" at the Schlesinger Library

Mon Oct 2, 9:00pm to Fri Jan 19, 5:00pm


Schlesinger Library, 3 James St

Presented by: Radcliffe Institue for Advanced Study
Admission: Free and open to the public
Library hours: 9 AM-5 PM, Monday-Saturday
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Presented as a companion to Houghton Library’s concurrent exhibition, "Altered States," "Altered Gazes: Sex, Drugs, and Rock & Roll" reframes past and present countercultures by highlighting women’s participation and responses.... Read more about "Altered Gazes" at the Schlesinger Library