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Alexandra L. Almore

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Music

Berklee Alive with the Power of P-Funk

The show succeeded through not only its expert musicianship and production design but also its faithfulness to the sound and energy of Clinton's genre-defining work.

Books

Exploring Racism in Overlooked Objects

Children’s toys: offensive or not? In a moderated discussion on Feb. 8, professor Robin Bernstein posited that racism often exists in unlikely objects and concepts of a culture. Raggedy Ann, a widely recognized stuffed doll of the American childhood experience, is one such unexpected preserve of racism.

375th Anniversary

"In Harvard, But Not Of It"

Though Du Bois was one of Harvard University’s most dedicated advocates and most esteemed graduates, Harvard never quite welcomed him into the fold.

Music

‘Journey’ Creatively Revisits the Traditional

"A Journey to the West" combines Eastern and Western, old and new, and students and staff members for an original classical concert.

On Campus

Light-hearted Pops Tell Story of Growing Up

The Harvard Pops bring out the gregarious side of Brad Ellis, pianist on hit TV show “Glee”

Film

‘The Next Three Days’ Eschews Realism for Emotion

Though too much rational thinking may expose the gaps in the logic of "The Next Three Days", its soul is firmly rooted in its believable, relatable, and thoroughly real emotions.

On Campus

Showing Off

Originally, Sugarman and Rosenbaum imagined the Showcase as an event for singers, but they were then inspired to include artists from other disciplines. “Ideally we would love this to be something that all artists on campus would go to,” Rosenbaum says.

Data Sculpture
Visual Arts

Painting by the Numbers: Data Visualization

School at School
Columns

What We Forget About School: School

Head of the Charles
Men's Crew

Head of the Charles 2014

Understanding Faith
Columns

Understanding Faith