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Alexandra Jacobs

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Taking a Bite Out of Hollywood

J udging from my behavior this spring break (didn't "go anywhere", lots of "popular culture" some anxiety about my lack

In Jarman's 'Edward II,' the Emperor Has No Closets

Edward II directed by Derek Jarman at the Brattle Theatre on December 2 Derek Jarman's ostensibly hip 1992 rendering of

Books Not-So-Heavy Petting

Jennifer Berman; Pocket Books; $8 An interesting proposition. Are dogs better than men? A friend of mine and I recently

Not Quite Love at First Sight

"Un Coeur En Hiver" is an indefatigably French movie, filled with minute conversation, coolly beautiful women, pensive silences and an

School at School
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What We Forget About School: School

Head of the Charles
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Head of the Charles 2014

CS50 in Mather
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CS50 and the Humanities

Closing Ceremony
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Ignore Congress. Close Gitmo.