feminism

feminism

In honor of International Women’s Day, join Nobel Peace Laureate and Barnard Distinguished Fellow in Social Justice Leymah Gbowee, and other distinguished scholars and activists, for a daylong symposium on women’s rights movements in Africa. 

Joan Scott explores the complex relationship between secularization and women’s emancipation. 

In honor of International Women's Day 2014, a look back at recent conversations and events on international issues.

Barnard College hosted the fourth annual 2014 Athena Film Festival honoring extraordinary women in the film industry.

In a recent episode of the Dare to Use the F-Word podcast, President Debora Spar talks with feminist media activist Jamia Wilson about how the drive for perfection affects young women today. Following the interview, President Spar shared her thoughts on the direction of feminism for the next generation.

The Gender Amplified Music Festival inspires the next generation of music producers and women in technology. 

Listen to Barnard Students discuss themes in Barnard President Debora Spar's new book, Wonder Women: Sex, Power, and the Quest for Perfection

National media coverage of President Spar's new book includes appearances on "CBS This Morning", MSNBC's "Morning Joe," NPR's "Fresh Air," and more.