In the Fall 2011 issue


The Wrong Man
By Margaret Guroff
After weeks of interrogation, Glenn Carle, SAIS ’85, concluded that the man
in front of him was not the al-Qaida terrorist the CIA accused him of being.

The Great Unknowns
By Michael Anft
Even our biggest brains can’t crack nature’s knottiest mysteries — some seemingly
simply phenomena still lie beyond the veil of human knowledge.

Saving Hart Crane
By David Dudley
Forty years ago, professor John Irwin embarked on a mission: to rescue one of
America’s most polarizing poets from his own excesses.

The Greatest Veneration
By Bret McCabe
There’s more to the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions’ portrait collection than
the esteemed men and women hanging on the walls.