Harvard professor and Nas discussing Walt Whitman
Hip hop artist Nas and English professor Elisa New study Walt Whitman’s “Song of Myself” as part of New’s course “Poetry in America for Teachers: The City from Whitman to Hip Hop.”
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Arts and Humanities
Advance in high-pressure physics
Harvard scientists announce they've created metallic hydrogen, which has been just a theory.
Creativity, medicine and the arts
The Arts and Humanities Initiative at Harvard Medical School presents a series of workshops about the value of an ongoing relationship with the arts while in pursuit of a study of science as part of Wintersession 2017.