Africana Studies

Turman won one of the library's 2015-16 research awards.

A class on art, activism, and social justice during the Harlem Renaissance, taught by English professor Monica Miller, examined formal and informal theatre.

The classroom takes root in Harlem for an innovative new program. Click on the buildings in this interactive map to explore the neighborhood and the Harlem Semester program.

artist gifts her foundational works to barnard archives
 

New BCRW series widens the feminist conversation

Asali Solomon '95 discusses her new book, Disgruntled, and how her Barnard experience was key to her development as a writer.

On Feb. 18, 1965, Malcolm X spoke at Barnard, giving what would be his last public talk before his assassination on Feb. 21, 1965. Fifty years later, alumnae and Malcolm X experts met at Barnard to mark the historic speech.

Prof. Monica Miller talks with Quandra Prettyman about her 40+ years of teaching at Barnard and her contributions to the study of African American literature.