Work of Barnard's Millicent C. McIntosh Professor in English and Writing called "a very important contribution to Irish-American literature."
Writers currently teaching creative writing courses at Barnard this fall will read from their work, including new work.
The award-winning novelist and Barnard alumna, Edwidge Danticat, returns to campus as the first speaker in the Africana Studies Program's Distinguished Alumnae series.
Read two essays by Barnard psychology professor Alexandra Horowitz in The New York Times.
Acclaimed global novelists Caryl Phillips and Hisham Matar read from their recent works, and discuss what motivates them to write.
In celebration of Barnard's 125th anniversary, authors affiliated with the college will read from their work.
The 2014-15 Writers at Barnard series begins with a reading by Sandra Lim, recipient of the 2013 Women Poets at Barnard Prize.