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T. NICHOLAS Dawidoff

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Tracing Revolutions

W HEN THE GREAT English actor David Garrick finished his first performance on the English stage, another actor responded to

In Praise of Forgotten Poets

S TUDENTS OF history often gloss over 18th century England. T.S. Eliot dismissed it as an age of retired country

Tired Anecdotes

P ETER GAMMONS' COLUMN, "On Baseball," is perhaps the most consistently praised portion of the Boston Globe's vaunted ports section.

They Stopped Too Soon

I MAGINE HOW pleased a sports car afficionado would be if British Leyland brought back one of those wonderful spoke

Mixed Nuts... On The Stage... And On The Shelf

R ALPH MANNHEIM'S fresh translation of E.T.A. Hoffmann's Nutcracker with its Maurice Sendak illustrations is much more than a glitzy

Thinking Pennant

"I was sorry for anyone too old or . Growing up with the Red Sox is usually a heartbreaking endeavour.

Black Lives Matter Protester
Race

Demonstrators Continue 'Black Lives Matter' Campaign in Central Square March

Harvard Stadium
Allston

Boston Olympic Bid Names Harvard Venues as Hosts for 10 Events

Conflict at the Scene
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Med School Professor Dies After Brigham Shooting

"Shut It Down"
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