Rebecca Goldstein is a philosopher and novelist, and both an alumna and former professor of Barnard College. She is the author of many acclaimed works of philosophical fiction, including The Mind-Body Problem, Thirty-Six Arguments for the Existence of God: A Work of Fiction, and Plato at the Googleplex.
Lecture will be followed by Q & A and book-signing.
The 2014-15 Writers at Barnard series continues with two distinguished American poets, Claudia Rankine and Robert Hass.
Watch political science Professor Séverine Autesserre share her journey from aspiring reporter to activist to Ivy League professor in the first episode of Barnard's Pathways to Passion series.
Writer and feminist activist Julie Zeilinger '15 is the founder and editor of TheFBomb.org and the author of two books, Little F’d Up and College 101.
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.
Join three distinguished Barnard poets, Eliza Griswold, Sarah Plimpton, and Mark Strand, for a reading of their works.