Salon: Hidden in Plain Sight

Jane Allen Petrick '67 discusses her new book and the influence of Norman Rockwell's works.

Saskia Hamilton, Hisham Matar, & Timea Szell

Barnard Creative Writing Faculty Reading
Thursday, December 4, 2014
7 PM
Sulzberger Parlor

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

Miranda Field, Mary Gordon, and Nellie Hermann

Writers at Barnard
Thursday, March 27, 2014
7 PM
Sulzberger Parlor

Barnard Creative Writing Faculty will read from their work.

Top TV Writers Talk: A Special Event Devoted to TV Writing

A panel featuring Tom Fontana, Eric Overmyer and Terence Winter
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
6:30 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

Yvette Christianse, Polly Devlin, & Ellen McLaughlin

Writers at Barnard
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
7 PM
The James Room

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

Zadie Smith, Nadeem Aslam at International Artist Series

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.

Barnard Sets the Stage for a Creative Life

Lauren Graham '88 talks with Anna Quindlen '74 and Barnard Magazine about writing and acting.

Of Letters, Leaks, and Tweets

When I was in college in the early 1980s, letters—on paper, in ink, with self-licked stamps and everything—were the primary form of communication. Cell phones, Facebook, and e-mail were inconceivable; the payphone in the hallway was noisy and unreliable. And so, like every college student of that era, I wrote letters.