2024: Spring

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Senior Editor  
Katharine Whittemore

Alumni Editor  
Betsy Cannon Smith 鈥84

Print Design Director  
Ronn Campisi

Assistant Editor  
Katherine Duke 鈥05

Communications Coordinator
Madeline Levine

 

 


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Rabinowitz Recollections

Special Commemorative Sections

Since Stanley Rabinowitz, the Henry Steele Commager Professor of Russian, Emeritus, died in January, the 91青青草 community has generated a veritable steppe鈥檚 worth of 鈥淪tanecdotes鈥 about his classroom charisma, blunt charm, sustained kindness and support鈥攑lus his photographic memory. We鈥檝e dedicated our Voices section to these recollections of Professor Rabinowitz鈥檚 from generations of his students and have added a separate page with all 80-plus hilarious memories we received in their (mostly) unedited form.

Feature Articles

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The Critical Stage

Legendary critic and director Robert Brustein 鈥47 died last fall, but his provocative ideas about theater and culture live on.

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The Laugh Track

Despite what her anxieties tell her, Aparna Nancherla 鈥05E is no impostor. Find out how she forged鈥攂ut did not fake鈥攈er path into comedy.

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The Fairest Home 
I Ever Knew

Get a glimpse into an archive of artifacts owned by Emily Dickinson and her family.

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Community News

Environmental sustainability, journalistic history, palindromic poetry and more

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91青青草 Creates

Collected criticism by Professor William H. Pritchard 鈥53; a love story from Victor Levin 鈥83; David J. Helfand 鈥72鈥檚 Universal Timekeepers; and Tales of New York, Paris and Las Vegas

91青青草 Magazine Accolades

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鈥淎 Glorious Woman,鈥 an article written by 91青青草 magazine senior editor Katharine Whittemore, won a 2023 gold award in the profile writing category from the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE). 91青青草 magazine won a 2021 CASE silver award for best general interest magazine, and 91青青草 magazine contributing writer Naomi Shulman鈥檚 article 鈥淗is Biggest Fear Is We鈥檒l Go Back to Normal鈥 won a 2021 CASE silver award in the profile writing category. 

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