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Freeman Dyson at IAS
“As an eternal graduate student, a ‘rebel’ in his own words, Dyson was unafraid to question everything and everybody. It is not surprising that his young colleagues inspired him the most. Not only was Dyson perfectly happy to be friends with people who disagreed with...
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Writing for Bibliotheksmagazin , the magazine of the Berlin State Library, Christoph Rauch covers the digital conversion of the library's extensive manuscript collection taking place as part of the Zaydi Manuscript Tradition (ZMT) project, headed by Sabine Schmidtke , Professor in the School of...
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For OPERA America, more than 100 opera singers united in a song of hope and solidarity for a virtual performance of Light Shall Lift Us , a large ensemble work created by librettist and lyricist Mark Campbell and composer Paul Moravec , IAS Artist-in-Residence...
“It’s 1348, and plague has broken out in Florence” begins an episode of The Spouter-Inn podcast with Suzanne Akbari, Professor in the School of Historical Studies, and Chris Piuma that explores Giovanni Boccaccio's Decameron , a collection of one hundred stories told by people trying...