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Seeing Robert Wilson plain
Published Winter 2018
Hopkins is home to the bookseller's obsessively collected cache of Gertrude Stein books and ephemera / Johns Hopkins Magazine
Nonfiction
Faculty authors included on best books list
Published Dec 7, 2017
Lawrence Jackson, Kay Redfield Jamison recognized for their biographies of 20th century writers
Best of 2016
Lester Spence gets year-end shoutout from 'The Atlantic'
Published Dec 28, 2016
The Atlantic gives accolades to JHU professor's treatise on neoliberalism
Books
A notable read
Published Dec 2, 2015
Book co-authored by JHU's Kathryn Edin included on 'The New York Times Book Review' list of 100 Notable Books of 2015
President's Reading Series
'Tap dancing, blackness, and time'
Published Nov 4, 2015
British author Zadie Smith shares bits of her unpublished fourth novel, 'Swing, Time'
Q+A
Cristin O'Keefe Aptowicz talks Dr. Thomas Dent Mutter
Published Sept 14, 2015
Her book 'Dr. Mutter's Marvels' examines the man behind the famed museum of medical oddities
Cinematic anthropology
For witch it stands
Published Fall 2015
New book examines 1922 silent film that billed itself as a "documentary of witchcraft" / Johns Hopkins Magazine
Q+A
Writer D. Watkins talks reading, politics
Published Sept 9, 2015
JHU alum's debut book, 'The Beast Side,' delivers an impassioned critique of racial inequality in America
Q+A
'Difficult road for justice'
Published Aug 26, 2015
New book by JHU grad Ronnie Greene explores police shooting in wake of Hurricane Katrina
The loneliness of Azar Nafisi
Published March-April 2015
Iranian-born writer, SAIS faculty member offers an antidote to isolation in her new book, 'The Republic of Imagination' / Gazette