An international conference, “Crossing Worlds: Translation, Eventfulness, and the Political,” jointly organized by the Barnard Center for Translation Studies and the Institute for Comparative Literature and Society at Columbia University.
Scholars from the Basque country and the U.S. explore the Basque presence in New York City and the larger United States from the 19th century to the present. Sponsored by the Forum on Migration.
In a two-day conference, activists and scholars explore the ways in which the nonprofit model affects the U.S. LGBT movement.
Stay tuned for our Fall 2013 events featuring renowned author Zadie Smith; music festival, Gender Amplified, and our signature lineup of distinguished scholars, artists, and thought-leaders.
This two-day conference brings together leading scholars from Russia, Israel, Germany, and the U.S. to explore a wealth of topics related to Russian migration of the past and present.
“Reacting to the Past” consists of elaborate games, set in the past, in which students are assigned roles informed by classic texts. Pioneered at Barnard, a group of 40 colleges and universities across the nation have developed the RTTP pedagogy.
Scholars of translation studies discuss current teaching methods, as well as the place and function of translation in the university curriculum.