Beyond Vassar

Mixed Media


Life at These Speeds
By Jeremy Jackson ’95
Thomas Dunne Books, an imprint of
St. Martin’s Press, 2002

The Four Temperaments
By Yona Zeldis McDonough ’79
Doubleday, 2002

A Fine Place: The Cornish Estate
By Myrna Combellack ’70
Cornish Fiction, 2000

Stolen Honey
By Nancy Means Wright ’48
Minotaur Books, 2002


The Greatest Golf Stories Ever Told: Thirty Amazing Tales From the Links
Edited and introduction by Jeff Silverman ’72
The Lyons Press, 2001

The Greatest Baseball Stories Ever Told: Thirty Unforgettable Tales from the Diamond
Edited and introduction by Jeff Silverman ’72
The Lyons Press, 2001


Washington’s New Poor Law: Welfare “Reform” and the Roads Not Taken, 1935 to the Present
By Gertrude Schaffner Goldberg ’57
and Sheila D. Collins
Apex Press, 2001

GIs and Frauleins
GIs and Frauleins
GIs and Fräuleins: The German-American Encounter in 1950s West Germany
By Maria Höhn, assistant professor of history
University of North Carolina Press, 2002

Lone Patriot: The Short Career of an American Militiaman
By Jane Kramer ’78
Pantheon Books, 2002

Diminishing Welfare: A Cross-National Study of Social Provision
Edited by Gertrude Schaffner Goldberg ’57 and Marguerite G. Rosenthal
Greenwood Publishing Group, 2001

Making Gay History: The Half-Century Fight for Lesbian and Gay Equal Rights
By Eric Marcus ’80
HarperCollins, 2002

An American Cutting Garden: A Primer for Growing Cut Flowers
By Suzanne Buttles McIntire ’73
University Press of Virginia, 2002

The Stamp of F.D.R.: New Deal Post Offices in the Mid-Hudson Valley
By Bernice Lippitt Thomas ’49
Purple Mountain Press, 2002

Until the Final Gun
By Norma Prichard Rogers ’41
1st Books Library, 2002

Women Who Could...and Did: Lives of 26 Exemplary Artists and Scientists
Featuring Olive Robbins Pierce ’45
By Karma Kitaj, Ph.D.
Huckle Hill Press, 2002

10-Minute Guide to Groove 2.0
By Joseph Levine ’81
Que Publishing, 2002

Regarding Equality: Rethinking Contemporary Theories of Citizenship, Freedom, and the Limits of Moral Pluralism
By Ellen M. Freeberg ’85
Rowman and Littlefield/Lexington Books, 2002

Rara! Vodou, Power, and Performance in Haiti and Its Diaspora
By Elizabeth McAlister ’85
University of California Press, 2002

Salty Memoirs: Adventures in Marine Science
By Franklin C. Daiber and
Joanne Currier Daiber ’51
University of Delaware, 2000

Boys Don’t Cry?: Rethinking Narratives of Masculinity and Emotion in the U.S.
Edited by Milette Shamir and Jennifer Travis ’89
Columbia University Press, 2002

Votes for Women: The Struggle for Suffrage Revisited
Edited by Jean Harvey Baker ’55 and contributing essay by Rebecca Edwards, associate professor of history
Oxford University Press, 2002

Children’s Muhammad of Mecca, Prophet of Islam
By Elsa Marston ’54
Franklin Watts, 2001

The Phoenicians
By Elsa Marston ’54
Marshall Cavendish, 2001


By Erica Funkhouser ’71
Houghton Mifflin Company, 2002

Now the Green Blade Rises
By Elizabeth Spires ’74
W.W. Norton & Company, 2002


Pièces Pittoresques: Piano Works by Chabrier and Debussy
Played by Margaret Mills ’55
Cambria Master Recordings, 2002


Pigeon Pictures


Phoebe Weiskopf ’98 has been photographing pigeons in urban areas since the early ’90s. She has captured images throughout the United States, including New York, Virginia, South Carolina, Georgia, and Washington, DC, as well as internationally in England, Italy, and Spain. Visit her Website at or check out her upcoming show in Charlottesville, Virginia (The Mudhouse, December 2, 2002).