editor’s choice

March 2020

Features

What the Kids Are Saying These Days

A Stanford scholar helps the world analyze how children acquire language differently—and just how much they have in common.

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Deni Ellis Béchard

Columns

The Branch Office

Editor Summer Batte gets her wish to be the Stanford mascot.

By

Kathy Zonana

Features

They’ve Got Game

Pro basketball is a powerful social and cultural force. These former Cardinal players aim to keep it that way.

By

Deni Ellis Béchard

Departments

Biblio File: What to Read Now — March 2020

New releases that inspire us.

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our collection on Black History

My Dinner with a Klansman

Cassandra Knight, ’91, JD ’94, and her mother find themselves face-to-face with a former grand dragon of the KKK.

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The Power of Place

Inside the museum that shimmers with light on the National Mall—“a rich picture of African American life.”

Stories Spill Out of Her

Amina Gautier, ’99, MA ’99, is ‘writing her heart out.’

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