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Alumna Author: Family Ties, Fateful Lives

Padma Viswanathan MA ’04 has published her first novel, The Toss of a Lemon, which follows a young woman through her life amid social and political upheaval in southern India from 1896 to the early 1960s.


Transport Phenomenon

Short fiction by Tristan Davies featured in Johns Hopkins Magazine.


John Irwin: The Best Is Yet to Come

Like many young scholars eyeing a future in academia, John Irwin had sketched a career to-do list when he earned a PhD. His top priority would be writing a book making the case that Hart Crane is the most underrated American poet of the 20th century. But he never imagined back then that he might still be toiling away on that draft 37 years later.