activism

activism

Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

A conversation with Irin Carmon and Shana Knizhnik
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
6:30 PM
James Room, 4th Floor Barnard Hall

Malcolm X at Barnard: 18 February 1965/2015

Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of Malcolm X’s last public speech
Wednesday, February 18th, 2015
6 PM
LeFrak Gymnasium

On February 18, 1965, Malcolm X gave his last public speech at Barnard College in the LeFrak Gymnasium—he was assassinated just three days later at the Audubon Ballroom in Harlem. Commemorate this historic speech with a screening, student performance, and panel discussion. 

African Women's Rights & Resilience

A symposium with Leymah Gbowee
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
10 AM - 5 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

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. 

The Scholar and Feminist XXXIX: Locations of Learning

Transnational Feminist Practices
Saturday, February 22, 2014
10 AM - 5:30 PM
Barnard College

Fugitive Freedoms: A Race, Politics, and Blues Circuit Before Civil Rights

A lecture with Thulani Davis ’70
Thursday, October 17, 2013
6:30 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

Join Africana Studies for its third annual Africana Distinguished Alumnae event honoring journalist, playwright, and author Thulani Davis ’70.

The Future of Online Feminism

A New Feminist Solutions reading and reception
Monday, April 8, 2013
7 PM
James Room, 4th Floor Barnard Hall

Courtney Martin ’02 and Vanessa Valenti present the latest New Feminist Solutions report, detailing the role of online activity in feminist movements, and offering a variety of options for helping this critical ecosystem to thrive.

 

THATCamp Feminisms East

An "unconference"
Saturday, March 16, 2013
10 AM - 5 PM
Registration in Barnard Hall

Join the Barnard Center for Research on Women and The Humanities And Technology Camp movement for an exploration of innovation in the digital humanities, focusing on feminist interventions.

 

 

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. 

A New Queer Agenda

A journal launch and reception with Lisa Duggan, Kenyon Farrow, Amber Hollibaugh, Richard Kim, and others
Wednesday, September 19, 2012
6 PM
NYU, 20 Cooper Square, 4th Floor

Join Lisa Duggan, Kenyon Farrow, Amber Hollibaugh, Richard Kim and other contributors to the recently launched issue of The Scholar & Feminist Online, “A New Queer Agenda,” for an evening of politics, discussion, and celebration.