Screenwriter 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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Art Spiegelman is the Pulitzer Prize-winning Artist/Illustrator and author of Maus, In the Shadow...
Presented by: Houghton Library Admission: Exhibitions and events at Houghton Library are free and open to the public – no Harvard ID is necessary to view the exhibitions. Hours: Monday, Friday, Saturday: 9 AM-5 PM; Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 9 AM-7 PM More...
Harvard Museum of Natural History, Haller Hall, 26 Oxford St.
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Presented by: Houghton Library Admission: Exhibitions at Houghton Library are free and open to the public – no Harvard ID is necessary to view the exhibitions. Exhbition Runs: May 22–September 2, 2017 Hours: Monday, Friday, Saturday: 9 AM-5 PM; Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 9 AM-7 PM
As scholars, teachers, politicians, and pundits debate what America is and means by reimagining or rewriting the America in which we live, it is worth recalling the America actually lived in and written about by the country’s first generation born after the American Revolution. The bicentenary of Henry David Thoreau, who was born in Concord, Massachusetts, on July 12, 1817 and died there on May 6, 1862, provides such an occasion.... Read more about Henry David Thoreau at 200
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The acclaimed author of "Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time," Dava Sobel will speak about her...
Daniel Alarcón is the author of the novels Lost City Radio (2008) and At Night We Walk in Circles (2014); Founder of Radio Ambulante and the recipient of a Lannan Fellowship.
Francisco Goldman is the author of the novels The Long Night of the White Chickens (2013), The Ordinary Seaman (1998), and The Divine Husband (2005); the memoir Say Her Name (2012); and non-fiction books The Art of Political Murder (2008) and The Interior Circuit: A Mexico City Chronicle (2015).
Claire Messud is a novelist and Senior Lecturer in English, Harvard University.