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BCRW's Scholar & Feminist conference imagines Utopias

The Barnard Center for Research on Women's annual Scholar & Feminist conference drew hundreds of participants.

Strategic Scrapbooks: 19th-Century Activists Remake the Newspaper for African American History and Women’s Rights

Women's History Month Lecture
Tuesday, March 5, 2013
6:30 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

 

Ellen Gruber Garvey, professor of English at New Jersey City University, reveals a previously unexplored layer of American popular culture, where 19th-century activists collected and constructed new narratives through scrapbooks.

 

Body Positive Week: Movie Screening of "Killing us Softly 4"

Screen this documentary about advertising’s image of women featuring Jean Kilbourne, Ed.D. Pizza will be served!
Thursday, February 28, 2013
6:30pm
Brooks Hall TV Lounge

Body Positive Week: It's all about you! Let's dance like nobody's watching!

Join Cassandra Nuamah and practice body appreciation through dance.
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
6:30pm
Diana Center, 6th Floor

Body Positive Week: Radical Acceptance

Free yourself from living in a state of "I'll be happy with my body when..."
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
1pm
Weber Lounge, 118 Reid

Body Positive Week: An Evening with Tiffany Banks

Model, speaker and writer returns to Barnard!
Monday, February 25, 2013
6:30pm
Diana Center Oval

Duet in Dialogue: Prof. Gail Archer & Ebonie Smith '07 on Women in the Music Industry

Organist Gail Archer and hip-hop producer Ebonie Smith '07 discuss the challenges women face when they want to make it in the music industry.

Young Feminist Activism Today

A panel with Lena Chen, Jessica Danforth, Sydnie Mosley ’07, Dior Vargas, and Julie Zeilinger ’15
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
6:30 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

Join this panel of young activists under age 30 as they discuss the role of feminist activism today: featuring Lena Chen, Jessica Danforth, Sydnie Mosely, Dior Vargas and Julie Zeilinger. 

Muslim Women, Activism & New Media Cultures

A conversation with Ousseina Alidou and others
Wednesday, November 14, 2012
6:30 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

 

Ousseina Alidou and other scholars consider how women in different Muslim contexts, who may or may not identify with feminism, are engaging media to explore different understandings of Islam.

The Women in Public Service Project Comes to Barnard

The Women in Public Service Project convened at Barnard for the first time in September, 2012.