Jack Beeson portrait by Alice Neel

Remembrance: Jack Beeson

A former student pays tribute to the master composer.
Columbia University crown

Remembering Rachel Wetzsteon (1967—2009)

Wetzsteon ’99GSAS, whom Richard Howard called “the most variously gifted of our young poets,” took her own life in late December, at the age of 42.

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