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Faculty Book Talk: Catherine J. Ross, Lessons in Censorship: How Schools and Courts Subvert Students’ First Amendment Rights, Tue. Feb. 16, at noon

February 1, 2016

The Harvard Law School Library staff invite you to attend a book talk and panel discussion in celebration of Harvard Graduate School of Education Visiting Scholar Catherine J. Ross’ recently published book, Lessons in Censorship: How Schools and Courts Subvert Students’ First Amendment Rights (Harvard Univ. Press). “Best book on the First Amendment of 2015”  — First Amendment […]

852 Rare: Colorful Collections – Picture Books in Historical & Special Collections

January 25, 2016

Although Historical & Special Collections items may sometimes have… colorful… content, you might not expect our material to be terribly colorful at first glance. Recent re-shelving work in the HSC stacks turned up two cheery picture books—an illustrated printing of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, illustrated by William Wilson, and Chickens May Not Cross […]

Bloomberg BNA Write-on Competition 2016

January 22, 2016

Bloomberg BNA’s annual write-on competition is on! Pick a topic impacting the legal landscape and write a brief article (1,000-1,600 words) examining the issue in a relevant, impactful way. Ten winners will be chosen to have their articles published in a national Bloomberg BNA Law Report and receive $2,500. For more details, visit Bloomberg BNA. Submit […]

In Ruhleben Camp: with goodwill for friend and foe alike

January 16, 2016

In Ruhleben Camp follows the production schedule of the magazine created by prisoners at Ruhleben, an internment camp for British civilians in Germany during WWI. Around the day that an issue of the magazine was released a hundred years ago, Marissa Grunes will post highlights from that number and tell part of its story. In December […]

The State of the Union Address

January 11, 2016

According to the US Constitution, The President “shall from time to time give to the Congress Information of the State of the Union, and recommend to their Consideration such measures as he shall judge necessary and expedient.” U.S. Const. art. II, §3, cl. 1. President Barack Obama will deliver his last State of the Union […]