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In Focus

In Focus is a window into the ideas, research, and work happening across Harvard communities. Each week we bring a different topic into focus, sharing perspectives on the big conversations of the moment—and sparking new ones.

Language

Languages allow us to express ourselves, create change, and share knowledge with people around the world and across time. Our Harvard experts look at the history, power, and science behind these systems of communication.

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Food

Food nourishes us, inspires us, and brings us together. We’re taking a deep dive into everything edible.

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Democracy Demands Effort

Democratic countries have long balanced stability and unrest. Are we at an inflection point?

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