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Margaret Y. Han

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Security Precautions Are Mild For Visit of Juan Carlos I

When His Majesty Juan Carlos of Spain visits Harvard University this week to deliver the Commencement address, he will enjoy

'Miss Manners' Plugs Etiquette Biz

Judith Martin, also known as "Miss Manners," delivered a sharp-witted speech last night to a packed audience at the Kennedy

Hello, Mrs. Robinson

"When you talk about this later--and you will please be kind." from Tea and Sympathy, 1953 H AD ROBERT ANDERSON

Slow Dawn

L AST WEEK Time magazine reported on the indictment of 76-year-old nursery school owner Virginia McMartin for the sexual abuse

Tunnel to Freedom?

T HE LYRICAL FILM El Norte is a sobering reminder of the flip side of the American Dream: the harsh

Outside In

C LOTHES DO NOT make people look good, people make clothes look good But people can also make clothes--and themselves--look

Loaded Terms

U P UNTIL THE SIXTIES Americans viewed public discussion of ethnicity with distaste; according to historian Theodore H. White '38,

Trivialities

L ASSITER IS A SLOW-MOTION Magnum P.I., in tweeds. This molasses-paced fashion adventure, about an American jewel thief in 1930's

Exploiting the Exploiters

THE TRAGIC DEATH of Playboy's 1980 Playmate Dorothy Stratten (masterfully depicted by Bob Fosse in his latest movie Star 80

A Post-Feminist Letter to Men

M EN HAVE ALWAYS been good at talking to each other about women; likewise, women have always been able to

Is Ignorance Bliss?

D URING THE VIETNAM ERA the would viewed Indochina through a blood-spattered lens crammed with searing images: napalmed and massacred

There and Back Again

I quit Harvard seven years ago, after completing my freshman year, to become a fashion model, I did so to

Harvard Tuition Drops to Third Place

Harvard, which last year was the most expensive college in the nation, will drop to third place this fall, according

An Odyssey

I QUIT Harvard seven years ago after completing my freshman year to become a fashion model I did so to

Summer School Plans Reorientation To Stem Recent Drops in Enrollment

Summer School administrators are considering broadening the appeal of the Summer School to non-Harvard constituencies to counter recent drops in

Free Time
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In Search of Lost Time

Photo Man
Ivy League

Beyond The Silver Screen

Larry, In His Element
Scrutiny

Professor Summers

Data Sculpture
Visual Arts

Painting by the Numbers: Data Visualization