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Fall Event Preview

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.

Breaking into the Human Rights Field

Wednesday, April 17, 2013
6:30PM to 7:30PM
Barnard Career Development Library (Elliott Hall, 2nd Floor)

Rights, Religion & Secularity

A panel with Tanika Sarkar, Neferti Tadiar, Anupama Rao, and others
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
6:30 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Historians and scholars gather to discuss acclaimed scholar Tanika Sarkar’s latest work, which explores the relations among law, personhood, and Hindu idioms in colonial India.

 

The Galley Slave's Dilemma

Lepanto in the Eyes of Juan Latino, Black African Freedman of Granada
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
6:30 PM
Ella Weed Room, 2nd Floor Milbank Hall

 

Join the Center for Translation Studies as distinguished scholars and translators discuss the life and work of Juan Latino, the first person of sub-Saharan African descent to publish a book of poems in a “Western” language.

 

 

The Future of Online Feminism

A New Feminist Solutions reading and reception
Monday, April 8, 2013
7 PM
James Room, 4th Floor Barnard Hall

Courtney Martin ’02 and Vanessa Valenti present the latest New Feminist Solutions report, detailing the role of online activity in feminist movements, and offering a variety of options for helping this critical ecosystem to thrive.

 

For The Public Good: Democratic Citizenship & The Public Good

A photo exhibit and panel with Kimberley Johnson, Rickie Solinger, and Dorian Warren
Wednesday, March 27, 2013
6:30 PM
James Room, 4th Floor Barnard Hall

Rickie Solinger, Dorian Warren, and Kimberley Johnson discuss the legacy of Franklin Roosevelt’s epic New Deal reforms, and today’s need for similar programs to address the challenges of the 21st century. 

Spatialities of Translation

A panel discussion with Bruno Bosteels, Tom Conley, Brian O’Keeffe, and Phillip John Usher
Friday, March 1, 2013
6 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

 

This panel of language scholars will rethink the theory and practice of translation, reimagining it as the traversing of space.

 

The Muse's Voice

A Celebration of Women Composers
Friday, February 22, 2013
7 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Gail Archer, director of the Barnard music program, moderates a discussion with Wendy Griffiths, Kim Sherman, and Hilary Tann, exploring the rewards and challenges of composing and staging performances of new music by women.

Jack Kerouac's Bilingualism

A panel discussion with Hassan Melehy and Joyce Johnson ’55
Monday, February 18, 2013
6 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Hassan Melehy and Joyce Johnson discuss Jack Kerouac’s life and work, exploring his constant cultural and linguistic translation between French and English.