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June 16, 2020
This week, the Book Review asked two prominent American poets to write original poems responding to this historic moment in our country. Claudia Rankine, whose poem “Weather...
Max Graham (Blake Norwick)
May 19, 2020
In his essay published in a May 18 article in the Washington Post, English major and outgoing senior Max Graham ‘20 reflects on the social, educational, and economic impact...
May 18, 2020
Heartiest congratulations to the English Prize winners for 2019-2020! Poetry Academy of American Poets: Olivia Belliveau Albert Stanborough Cook Prize: Olivia Belliveau and...
May 11, 2020
This week, we are thinking about Italy. As the country cautiously begins to reopen after the longest lockdown in Europe, we look toward Venice, guided by the acclaimed poet...
May 5, 2020
Los Angeles Review of Books publishes essays discussing Sam See’s newly released posthumous work “Queer Natures, Queer Mythologies“  Caleb Smith, Merve Emre, Kate...
April 24, 2020
Cambridge, MA | April 23, 2020 – The American Academy of Arts & Sciences was founded in 1780 by John Adams, John Hancock, and others who believed the new republic should...
April 17, 2020
Amity Gaige’s fourth novel tells the entrancing story of Juliet and Michael Partlow. As their marriage stalls after two children and relative normalcy in suburbia, Michael...