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Events

Lecture Focuses on Jewish Jokes

At a talk on Jewish humor Wednesday, Visiting Lecturer on Jewish Studies Jordan D. Finkin said the cultural phenomenon of jokes is ingrained in the Jewish identity.

Visual Arts

Goddess of Love Gracefully Treated

The MFA honors Aphrodite with a varied yet cohesive collection.

Books

Hip Not Hipster: McSweeney’s Editors Deliver a Funny Talk

Two McSweeney’s editors share comic stories from their careers.

Music

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah’s Odes to Joy

On “Hysterical,” however, the lead singer Alec Ounsworth’s distinctive vocals and lyrics have evolved. The band proves as adept as ever at conjuring a joyful swarm of summertime melodies and sweeping instrumentals that are more peppy than the occasionally lugubrious and unfocused mess of “Some Loud Thunder.”

Black Lives Matter Protester
Race

Demonstrators Continue 'Black Lives Matter' Campaign in Central Square March

Harvard Stadium
Allston

Boston Olympic Bid Names Harvard Venues as Hosts for 10 Events

Conflict at the Scene
Crime

Med School Professor Dies After Brigham Shooting

"Shut It Down"
College

The Top 10 Stories of 2014