MHC Newsmakers

Bonnie Yochelson and MHC history prof Daniel Czitrom's new book on muckraking journalist and photographer Jacob Riis was reviewed in the January 26 Chicago Tribune.

January 30, 2008 - 16:15
Writing in the January 25 Moscow Times, French professor Catherine LeGouis defended the Moscow subway against a negative assessment previously published in that paper.
January 30, 2008 - 16:09
Writing in the January 27 Sunday Book Review, Mellon Professor of English Christopher Benfey reviewed Life Class, Pat Barker's new World War I novel.
January 28, 2008 - 11:21
Mount Holyoke historian Joseph Ellis weighs in on how the nation's founders would have viewed Barack Obama's politics of hope in the January 19 LA Times.
January 22, 2008 - 16:12
Priscilla Painton '80, former deputy managing editor of Time, has been named editor in chief of the adult trade book imprint at the publishing company.
January 22, 2008 - 09:17
The Wall Street Journal focuses on Jo Jensen '07, Students for Saving Social Security, and their novel approach to getting noticed in the NH primary.
January 8, 2008 - 09:30

Historian Joseph J. Ellis, author of the current bestseller American Creation, had op-eds in the Washington Post and LA Times in recent days.

January 4, 2008 - 13:15

MHC's Joseph Ellis, Professor of History on the Ford Foundation, will appear on Book TV on C-Span2 December 24 at 11 am to read from his latest book, American Creation.

December 20, 2007 - 11:00

Professor of English Corinne M. Demas discusses her children's book, Nina's Waltz, and the role music plays in her writing in an interview with American Chronicle.

December 18, 2007 - 10:45
Ed Gray, a technology support specialist for the MHC Alumnae Association, discusses using cell phone technology to keep his children safe in a New York Times article.
December 7, 2007 - 10:14
The Providence Journal quotes economics professor Satya Gabriel in a December 4 story on China's economic growth and globalization.
December 5, 2007 - 10:49
Professor of French Samba Gadjigo spoke with WBAI radio (New York 99.5) about the New York Film Forum retrospective on African filmmaker Ousmane Sembene. The interview aired Friday, November 30 at 2 pm. Listen to the show...
December 3, 2007 - 11:27

A discovery by Kristin Pepe, laboratory director in psychology and education, led to a recent article in Hatchet, a journal devoted to the study of accused axe murderer Lizzie Borden.

November 30, 2007 - 13:45

Associated Press focused on Professor Chris Rivers's translation of an unknown French memoir by Jack Johnson, the first African American heavyweight boxing world champion.

November 16, 2007 - 15:00
The Valley's rich literary life, including the Odyssey Bookshop and the BookMarks festival staged by Museums10, fronted the NYT's Escapes section November 16.
November 16, 2007 - 14:53
Latin American studies prof Lowell Gudmundson penned a featured review of a new book on race mixture and Central American nations in the 20th century.
November 15, 2007 - 15:22


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