Latest by Jocelyn Noveck

Published on December 19, 2014 - Page 11
Let’s start with a plea. You may already know the story of the Schultz brothers, Dave and Mark, both gold-medal Olympic wrestlers, and their stormy...
Published on December 13, 2014 - Page 8
The Golden Globe nominations always have their quirks, and sometimes it seems they exist in their own private galaxy. This year’s movie nominations,...
Published on December 5, 2014 - Page 7
’Tis clearly the season for Oscar-worthy performances by British actors playing mathematical geniuses facing daunting personal odds. Last week, we...
Published on November 28, 2014 - Page 12
The famed British physicist Stephen Hawking has never had small ideas or small ambitions, least of all his audacious youthful quest to find a “theory...
Published on November 27, 2014 - Page 6
NEW YORK — Once she’d decided to take on her gritty new role in “Wild,” there were things Reese Witherspoon knew she DIDN’T want to hear from movie...