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Frankie J. Petrosino

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"Homespun" Success

When it comes to early American history, very rarely does it get better than Laurel Thatcher Ulrich. A short list

Books

New Books

The Devil’s LardeR by Jim Crace Published by Farrar, Straus & Giroux,165 pp.; $20 Being Dead, British author Jim Crace’s

ARTS EXPOSE: Something Rotten in the State of Harvard Theater

ARTS EXPOSE Picture yourself. It's a clear afternoon in September, and you're standing on a brick patio behind the Loeb

Grammy Watch

"The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences, Inc.... is dedicated to improving the quality of life and cultural condition

Lawyerly Love: Deja Vu All Over Again

"The first thing we do, let's kill all the lawyers." King Henry VI It's the title that draws you in--"Greed,

The Boston Jewish Film Festival

MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, BOSTON COOLIDGE CORNER THEATRE INSTITUTE OF CONTEMPORARY ART WARWICK CINEMA "NOT A MELTING POT, BUT A

Rice's Lascivious Vampires

VAMPIRE ARMAND By Anne Rice Knopf $26.95, 384 pp. Reading, I've decided, should be like eating. Springing, perhaps, from a

'Girl' a Strangely Upbeat Torture

DIZZY UP THE GIRL The Goo Dolls Warner Bros. Records Rising like Aphrodite from the sea, one or two songs

The Oval
Scrutiny

Seeing Red: Stanford v. Harvard

blood handprint
Arts

Dead Letter: The Aesthetics of Horror

Election Strategy
Columns

Where Did All The Ideas Go?

Free Time
Columns

In Search of Lost Time