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THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO MAGAZINE
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VOLUME 88, NUMBER 3 FEBRUARY 1996
Cover: Anthropologist Sherry Ortner, AM'66, PhD'70, looks at her high-school class ("The Long Way Home"). Photo by Dan Dry.
Cut to the quick
Bringing a Shakespearean father and son closer required some serious editing-and a lot of nerve.
JOHN EASTONThe crimes of silence
The evil that Bernard Meltzer helped expose at Nuremberg 50 years ago is far from behind us.
CATHERINE BEHANThe long way home
Once her focus was on faraway places. Now Sherry Ortner looks for anthropology in her own backyard.
JOE LEVINEAre we having fun yet?
An alumnus returns to campus to seek merriment amid the Gothic gloom.
BOB LEVEYLife on ice
Even when the sun never sets, doing science at the South Pole is no day at the beach.
Actor John Reeger coaxes a laugh out of Court Theatre Director Charles Newell ("Cut to the Quick" ). Photo by Matthew Gilson.
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