Seth Kaplan



Putney Swope. Robert Downey's film has, with age, lost quite a bit of its bite, but it's still entertaining. It


Getting around the Square

Somebody in the administration said recently that you had to be either rich or desperate to go to the Harvard


Church Scores Win In Oregon Primary

Sen. Frank Church (D.-Idaho) won the crucial Oregon Democratic primary yesterday, beating former governor Jimmy Carter of Georgia and write-in


Harvard Square Theater in New Hands

A change of management at Harvard Square Theater, which will take effect Wednesday, may bring a more varied entertainment schedule


An Andy Warhol Camelot

F IVE YEARS AGO, The New York Post ran a story under the headline, "Jackie's Aunt Told: Clean Up Mansion."


Burnt Out at the Bellmore

D ETONATE A BOMB in the middle of a conversation, Alfred Hitchcock observed to an interviewer, and you will make



Smile. I've never actually been to southern California, but based on what I've read and heard I've nursed a tremendous


To the Valley Below

P ART OF THE Dylan legend is the promise that one day we will finally know the "real" Dylan. The


Pianissimo, Maestro

T HE KEY TO Woody Allen's success as a playwright and as an actor is that he understands so well


Life With Fyodor

Anna Snitkina, stenographer, stands across the street from a dingy building in the artisans' district of St. Petersburg, and thinks:


On the Street Again

The Rolling Thunder Revue with Bob Dylan, Joan Baez, and a cast of thousands the place: local bars and concert


Changing of the Juntas

L YNDON JOHNSON HAD this little game he liked to play. He would call in one of his more uptight,


Friends Like These

T HE cleverest thing about this book is the title, suggesting, by reference to Higgin's first work, The Friends of


The Red Who Came In From The Cold

M Y MOTHER told me about a Popular Front meeting of socialists and communists at Brooklyn College in 1940, where


Radical Wheat, Romantic Chaff

R IDING ACROSS the dusty plains of Mexico with Pancho Villa and his band; rallying the members of the International

House Art Cover Wallpaper
Visual Arts

Art House

Youth Homelessness in the Square
Harvard Square

For Homeless Youth, Age Can Compound Challenges of Life on the Streets

On Year Later: Boston Marathon Bombings
Boston Marathon

VIDEO: Looking Back One Year Later, Harvard Affiliates Prepare to Return to Finish Line

Johnston Gate Arts Cover

Rebuilding the Past: Harvard's Beautification Renaissance