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Araba A. Appiagyei-Dankah

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Books

Damrosch’s Rediscovery of Toqueville’s Vision of America

Alexis de Tocqueville is famously taught in American middle schools and high schools as the Frenchman who loved America and who wrote the treatise “Democracy in America” in the mid-19th century.

Film

The Warlords

The relationship between the three ‘blood-brothers’ in “The Warlords” is a bromance of epic proportions. General Pang (Jet Li), Wu Yang (Takeshi Kaneshiro), and Er Hu (Andy Lau) travel together, share each other’s space, fight over women, and defend one another like characters in a typical Judd Apatow film.

Music

Ludacris

“Battle of the Sexes” is not Ludacris’s best album, nor does it shed new light—or any light at all—on the battle of the sexes.

Film

Film Producer Discusses Career Over Dinner

“What does a producer do? My answer: Everything,” said Mynette A. Louie ’97, the producer of the award-winning film “Children of Invention,” at a dinner event on February 25 in the Dunster Junior Common Room.

Stick Fly
Theater

HTC's 'Stick' Flies in the Face of Racism

Portraying a relatable human story through the vehicle of a minority family, without overly racializing the content, is a delicate ...

Music

SPOTLIGHT: Omara Portuondo

Omara Portuondo is a Cuban music and film superstar whose career has spanned over 60 years.

Health for Haiti
Science

Harvard Duo Builds Hospital in Haiti

Stephanie Rosborough ’96 and Hilarie Cranmer set up a rehabilitation center near Port-au-Prince in the wake of the earthquake to help Haitians in need.

9/11 Memorial
College

Boots on the Ground: ROTC at Harvard

Kaledora Kiernan-Linn
College

The Dropouts

Snow on Plympton
College

More Snow Looming, College Alters Dining Schedule

Divest Harvard Rally
Central Administration

After 24-Hour Sit-In, Divest Harvard Protesters Leave Mass. Hall