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May.13.2008
Madison reviews Peter Gabel's The Bank Teller and Other Essays on the Politics of Meaning. Her analysis provides insight into Gabel's philosophical lineage, the postmodern lexicon and its roots, and the missing feminist perspective that haunts Gabel's work in Critical Legal Theory, political...
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Jan.23.2008
This article is a personal account of how I became involved in the research and writing for the biography of the Maya archaeologist, Tatiana Proskouriakoff.
char-solomon's picture
Jan.23.2008
This article on the life and work of Mayanist, Tatiana Proskouriakoff, was part of the magazine's Legends of Archaeology column.
char-solomon's picture
Jan.15.2008
This biography of a 20th century pioneering woman archaeologist gives an intimate look at the challenges and the emotional toll of rising to the top of a male-dominated profession.
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Jan.09.2008
Molecular biologist Elizabeth Blackburn--one of Time magazine's 100 "Most Influential People in the World" in 2007--made headlines in 2004 when she was dismissed from the President's Council on Bioethics after objecting to the council's call for a moratorium on stem cell research and protesting the...