Europe

Barnard’s 23rd Medieval and Renaissance Conference takes up the question of how writers, artists, historians, scientists, and the masses imagined and plotted the future and the unknown.

Economics professor quoted in Bloomberg/Businessweek article.

Anna Hallberg, Jörgen Gassilewski, and Johannes Göransson read and discuss their works within the context of contemporary Swedish poetry. Moderated by Elizabeth Clark Wessel, English-language translator of the poetry of Anna Hallberg.

Economics professor debunks the standard neoliberal arguments in favor of central bank independence.

Senior Associate of French Isabelle Jouanneau-Fertig has been named a Knight of the National Order of the Legion of Honor (Chevalier dans l’Ordre national de la Légion d’honneur), in recognition of 40 years of teaching French.

Argues for greater international support for Syrian Civil War refugees

Sigrid von Hoyningen- Huene MacRae ’63 on her book, A World Elsewhere: An American Woman in Wartime Germany

A range of interests keeps one professor constantly on the move