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Alice J. Donnellan

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Portrait of an Artist: Environmental Encroachment travels to Cambridge for Honk!

The Harvard Crimson spoke with Mike W. Smith, Jon M. Cox, and Erin T. Allen, members of the Chicago-based band Environmental Encroachment, about increasing access to music and the purpose underlying all the fun.

Fall and Memorial Church

Three Poems for Fall

Here is a collection of three short poems by American poets from the past century to get you in the autumnal mood.

David Leo Rice '10

Alumni Spotlight: David Leo Rice '10

The Harvard Crimson sat down with Rice to discuss his concentration in occultism, favorite reads, and his upcoming publication.


“The Square” an Ego-Squaring Experience

Winner of the Palme D’Or at the Cannes Film Festival, “The Square” is a super-smart satire that skewers the contemporary art scene, calls out champagne socialists and shames all of our egos.


Ten Years After ‘Riot,’ Paramore Pops Back at Boston Opera House

The younger audience proved that the classic Noughties rock band’s foray into poppier climes with their newest album “After Laughter” is garnering them new, enthusiastic followers.

Young the Giant

Young the Giant Lights Up Blue Hills Bank Pavilion

In the dark, noisy guitars raged as loud as a cathedral organ; the stage lights flashed like visual sirens.


Bets on the Man Booker

Paul Beatty’s win for “The Sellout” in 2016, the first time an American won the prize, raises the question of whether the inclusion of talent from across the pond is resulting in the Americanization of the award.