By Alumni

Homer-Remington

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By Margaret C. Adler ’99 MA ’11, et al. Yale University Press, April 2020. Winslow Homer (1836–1910) and Frederic Remington (1861–1909) represent a distinct artistic strain of the American mythos: both were celebrated in their day as homegrown, self-taught artists whose work offered a… Continue reading »

Drinking French

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By David Lebovitz ’09. Ten Speed Press, March 2020. Lebovitz shares more than 160 recipes for trendy cocktails, quintessential apéritifs, café favorites, complementary snacks, and more. Continue reading »

The Perilous Texas Adventures of Mark Dion

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Margaret C. Adler ’99 MA ’11 co-authored with the artist. Yale University Press, February 2020. Artist Mark Dion retraces the travels of four artists and naturalists—John James Audubon, Sarah Ann Lillie Hardinge, Frederick Law Olmsted, and Charles Wright—who journeyed to the region over a century ago. Continue reading »

Prejudential: Black America and the Presidents

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By Margaret Walton ’80 (Pen name Margaret Kimberley). Truth to Power, February 2020. Available on Amazon. This book is an exploration of America’s relationship with race and black Americans through the lens of the presidents who are elected to represent and govern all of… Continue reading »

Alien Experience

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By Maura Tumulty ’95. Oxford University Press, January 2020. If I were a better human being, that person’s voice wouldn’t sound so shrill to me. Many of us may have had such thoughts. They give voice to the worrying intuition that if we were… Continue reading »

Tai Chi For Knee Health

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By Chris Cinnamon ’82. Chicago Tai Chi LLC, December 2019. Available on Amazon. The Tai Chi for Knee Health System provides an exercise program for adults experiencing chronic knee pain from knee osteoarthritis, tendonitis, bursitis, patellofemoral syndrome, and other causes. It can be incorporated… Continue reading »