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Jihyun Ro

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Suburban Melodrama, Hope in ‘Forgiven’

If anything can go wrong, it will. This statement, commonly referred to as Murphy’s Law, is the underlying foundation beneath the novel “May We Be Forgiven.”

Binet Combines Narrative and Nonfiction in Captivating Debut

French author Laurent Binet's ambitious debut "HHhH" transcends all genres by combining personal narrative and nonfiction storytelling while revisiting the gripping story of Nazi SS General Reinhard Heydrich's assassination.

Harvard Folk to Perform at Arts First

Arts First gives musicians at Harvard the opportunity to perform both original and better-known songs in an open setting. The genres of music that will be performed range from classical to pop, many tinged with the flavor of folk, bringing a taste of students’ unique musical sensibilities to the greater Harvard community.

Beat of the Bay: Ghost Box Orchestra

Ghost Box Orchestra’s recording studio is an abandoned freemason lodge.

‘Wicked’ and Ghost Stories Collide in Discussion

Gregory Maguire and Kelly Link’s works highlight just how much creative space the fantasy genre leaves for experimentation.

“Hot Mess” Writer Talk Actually Quite Neat

On March 5, students had the opportunity to sit with Ella Hickson, the critically acclaimed writer of “Hot Mess” and “Eight” to get an inside look into the life of a successful playwright.


Art conservation is responsible for an integral part of the life cycle of a work of art and preserving the artistic vision of these works for history.

World War II Espionage Thrills in “All That I Am”

"All That I Am" tells a story of unrelenting courage among young German revolutionaries in the 1930s. In her first work of fiction, Anna Funder weaves together the half-invented, half-truthful stories of real-life activists to create a gripping tale of political struggles, breathless escapes, and surprising compassion.