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Ha D.H. Le

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On Campus

A Night with Sir John Eliot Gardiner

Conducted with the members of the Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra and focused on the composer’s Piano Concerto No. 24 in C minor, the performance was one in a series of events at Harvard with conductor Sir John Eliot Gardiner, the music department’s inaugural Christoph Wolff Distinguished Visiting Scholar for the year.

Hasty Pudding Man of the Year 2015
On Campus

Hasty Pudding's Man of the Year: Chris Pratt

Hasty Pudding's Man of the Year Chris Pratt talked Super Bowl, improvisation, and his work at hospitals during a press conference after the roast last Friday.

Books

Zambra's Zesty 'Documents' of Life and Revolution in Chile

Zambra's "My Documents" shows his deftness as a miniaturist. He knows when to employ simplicity and when to highlight certain details, and he understands how to grant individual stories their own flavor while maintaining their connectivity.

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On Campus

All Together Now: Conducting with Vance George

Grammy-award winning conductor Vance George brought his unique perspective to the classroom and choir during his week-long residency at Harvard.

Campus Arts

Life in Quotes

Incoming campus arts executive Ha D.H. Le shares select words of wisdom from her favorite cultural works.

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Books

Millet Falls Short of 'Paradise'

For the characters, the tropical resort slowly morphs into a poor vacation choice, and similarly “Mermaids in Paradise” transports the reader away from the originally promised literary paradise to a confusing land of overdone antics and lost potential.

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Summer Postcards 2014

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I Am Not at a Cafe

Fantasies are amusing to have, but in the end reality always wins.

Adventures in Separation and Spain
Summer Postcards 2014

Adventures in Separation and Spain

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Adventures in Separation and Spain

The magic of Paris had evaporated.

World Peace is NONE of your business!!
Music

Morrissey Shows His Teeth on "World Peace"

“World Peace” is almost one-dimensional in its charged character. The result is an unrelenting odyssey into the self-assertive character that is Morrissey—a world that while initially fascinating becomes exhausting.

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Rainy Day Impression

I spent over an hour with the Impressionist paintings. And when I was done, I left the world of bright villages for the rain-drenched city streets.

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Palais Garnier

The Palais Garnier is an historic Parisian opera house.

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Summer Postcards 2014

Culture Shock

Home remained in my thoughts and offered me relief. But now was the time to learn Paris’s rules, to master its language, and to explore its culture.

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College

Boots on the Ground: ROTC at Harvard

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College

The Dropouts

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College

More Snow Looming, College Alters Dining Schedule

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