literature & poetry

literature & poetry

Current members of Barnard's Creative Writing Faculty read from their work.

BIAS artists bring a global perspective to contemporary issues. Read a Q&A with series curator Professor Hisham Matar and BIAS artist, novelist Nadeem Aslam. And, see a video of writer Zadie Smith's Barnard visit.

The Barnard International Artist Series welcomes Zadie Smith, the author of White Teeth and The Autograph Man, for a reading from her newest novel, NW.  The prize-wining author will discuss race and identity, as well as the relationship between her private passions and her works’ global themes.

Biennial prize recognizes the best second collection of poems by an American woman poet

Three authors currently teaching Creative Writing at Barnard will read from their work.

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 three poets will read from their work.