literature

literature

Syllabus: Cleric, Poet, Lover

Professor Achsah Guibbory on finding contemporary meaning in the works of John Donne.

Pathways to Passion: Monica Miller

Associate Professor of English Monica Miller shares the inspiration behind her work on black dandyism.

The Lacanian Body

Saturday, March 21, 2015
9 am - 5 pm
Diana Center, Room 504

The Lacan Study Group at Barnard College invites you to a one day Conference on "The Lacanian Body."

The Ancient Quarrel: Philosophy and Literature

A lecture by Rebecca Goldstein
Monday, March 23, 2015
7PM - 9PM
Diana Oval

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. 

A History of the Ugly

A lunchtime lecture by Rachel Eisendrath
Thursday, April 23, 2015
12 PM
BCRW, 101 Barnard Hall

Student Readings

Barnard creative writing students read from their works.
Thursday, December 11, 2014
7 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor, Barnard Hall

Barnard creative writing students read from their works.

Mary Gordon, Mary Beth Keane & Margaret Vandenburg

Reading by Writers from Barnard
Thursday, November 6, 2014
7 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

In celebration of Barnard's 125th anniversary, authors affiliated with the college will read from their work.

Alumnae Authors' Reading

A reading by Stephanie Feldman '05, Michal Lemberger '94 and Jenny Milchman '92
Sunday, October 26, 2014
12:30 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Barnard Women Poets Prize Reading

Sandra Lim & Louise Glück
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
7 PM
Sulzberger Parlor

The 2014-15 Writers at Barnard series begins with a reading by Sandra Lim, recipient of the 2013 Women Poets at Barnard Prize.