Joel E. Cohen


Moonlight Sonata

A warm spring night on the hill behind the Observatory. Sally supine in the grass, George crawling around on his


A Long, Hot Summa

Friday evening. FRED: Hey George, got any action lined up for this weekend? GEORGE: What's this weekend? FRED: Spring Weekend--Gala


Slow Motion

The Faculty Committee on the Houses voted last Wednesday to extend House parietal hours to midnight on Saturday evenings after


The Compleat Scholar

Unfortunately, I never finished high school, because my parents sent me to a private school at the age of 14.


Jacques Loeb: Bridging Biology and Metaphysics

Donald Fleming's new edition of Loeb's Mechanistic Conception of Life explains both the former stellar position and the present eclipse


My Plan for Student Government (and World Power)

"What do you think's going to happen to the HCUA?" "To the what?" "The Harvard Council for Undergraduate Affairs, our


The Flip Side

In response to the recent outbreak of obscene phone calls to Radcliffe girls, the Radcliffe administration has ordered suspicious calls


A Matter of Style

On page 129 of his titillating roman a clef, Comparative Animal Physiology, Professor C. Ladd Prosser writes: "Many gastropod and


Utopia, Limited

More than once, people have come up to me on the street and said of Timothy Swazey (rhymes with "crazy")


Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra

The HRO now has a young, disciplined, and demanding conductor who likes good music (the music I like) and insists


A Respite from Garbage

In the days after an election nothing is so worthless as pre-election political punditry. News or no news, every day


Miss Jairus

When Michel de Ghelderode was a child, his mother told him of a little girl who died and was about


Yearbook 328

"Mr. von Stade, since becoming Dean of Freshmen in 1952, has performed his duties with commendable vitality and notable success."


Phi Beta Kappa: Who Needs It?

Forgetting the tradition that an August occasion is an empty occasion, President Bunting and President Pusey said some intelligent things


Swoboda's Last HRO Concert

While the Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra's performance was below par last Friday night, the chief disappointment of Henry Swoboda's final appearance conducting

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