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For the exhibit, the library commissioned an original watercolor from Laurent de Brunhoff, showing Babar on the steps of Houghton with ABC de Babar under his arm.
Image courtesy of Houghton Library

Arts

Houghton hosts an exhibit of the green suit-wearing French elephant through August 31. 

7.7.16

From left: Norman Horowitz, Aristo Sham '19, and Melvin Stecher
Photograph courtesy of Hemsing Associates

Aristo Sham ’19 takes first place at the New York International Piano Competition.

7.25.16

A scene from The Seventh Fire, executive produced by Terrence Malick ’65 and directed by Jack Pettibone Riccobono ’03, premiering July 22 in New York City at the Metrograph
Photograph courtesy of Film Movement

The Seventh Fire, executive produced by Terrance Malick and Natalie Portman ’03, sheds light on gang life among Native Americans. 

7.22.16

For the exhibit, the library commissioned an original watercolor from Laurent de Brunhoff, showing Babar on the steps of Houghton with ABC de Babar under his arm.
Image courtesy of Houghton Library

Houghton hosts an exhibit of the green suit-wearing French elephant through August 31. 

7.7.16

Justin Cronin Photograph ©Julie Soefer

Thanks to Harvard, according to a new fantasy epic by Justin Cronin ’84

7.5.16

Basin with Painted Geometric Decor and Burnished Surface, Chinese, Neolithic period, Majiayao culture, Majiayao phase, 3300–2650 BCE. Earthenware.
Photograph courtesy of the Harvard Art Museums/© President and Fellows of Harvard College.

An exhibition of prehistoric earthenware deepens understanding of early Chinese cultures and communities.

6.16.16

Forward-turned-author Bill Keenan
Photograph courtesy of Bill Keenan and Skyhorse Publishing

 

The post-Harvard hockey tales of Bill Keenan

July-August 2016