conference

conference

Utopia: The Scholar & Feminist 2013

Friday, March 1 - Saturday, March 2, 2013
6:30 PM (Friday) & 9 AM (Saturday)
The Diana Center, Barnard College

Join the Barnard Center for Research on Women for this year’s Scholar & Feminist conference with the theme “Utopia,” focusing on emerging visions for feminist futures.

The Worlds of Ntozake Shange

A performance & conference
Thursday, February 14 - Friday, February 15, 2013
6 PM (Thursday) & 10 AM - 6 PM (Friday)
Event Oval, The Diana Center

Join Africana Studies for a two-day celebration of playwright, poet, and novelist Ntozake Shange ’70, featuring student performances of her work, reflections on her legacy with Shange herself and acclaimed dance artist Dianne McIntrye, and an interdisciplinary exploration of African American arts and letters and gender in the African Diaspora. 

Charting the Future & the Unknown in the Middle Ages & Renaissance

A conference
Saturday, December 1, 2012
9 AM - 6:15 PM

Barnard’s 23rd Medieval and Renaissance Conference takes up the question of how writers, artists, historians, scientists, and the masses imagined and plotted the future and the unknown.

Russian Migration Across Borders, Across Time

A conference
Monday, October 15 - Tuesday, October 16, 2012
Kraft Center, Columbia/Barnard Hillel, 606 West 115th Street

 

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.

What is the Black German Experience? History, Performance, Popular and Visual Cultures

Barnard and the Goethe-Institut New York Present the Second Annual Convention of the Black German Cultural Society of NJ
Friday, August 10 - Saturday, August 11, 2012
Event Oval, The Diana Center

This second annual convention will highlight the everyday experiences of Black Germans through panel discussions, performances and film.

Twelfth Annual "Reacting to the Past" Institute at Barnard College

Thursday, June 7 - Sunday, June 10, 2012
New York, NY

“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.

Pedagogies of Translation

Current Methods and Future Prospects
Friday and Saturday, May 4-5, 2012
James Room, Fourth Floor, Barnard Hall

Scholars of translation studies discuss current teaching methods, as well as the place and function of translation in the university curriculum.

Women In Science and Engineering Conference

Saturday, April 21, 2012
9:30AM-2:00PM
Davis Auditorium, Schapiro Center (CEPSR)