activism

activism

A Harlem Collaboration

The classroom takes root in Harlem for an innovative new program. Click on the buildings in this interactive map to explore the neighborhood and the Harlem Semester program.

Spring 2016 Newsletters

Winter 2016
This past September, at our first all-staff meeting of the year, I issued what would turn out to be a falsehood disguised as a wish. After a...
Fall 2015
Director Adrienne Campbell-Holt’ s desire to collaborate regularly with dynamic playwrights, set designers, and actors could have remained a wish. But, she admits with a laugh, “I...
Fall 2015
Failure is OK. Imperfection is fine. So writes Emily-Anne Rigal ’16 in her new book, FLAWD: How to Stop Hating on Yourself, Others, and the Things That...

Stories of Empowerment

Three Barnard alumnae share their journeys as feminists

BCRW Archive Fever

A lunchtime lecture by Che Gossett
Wednesday, April 6, 2016
12 PM
BCRW, 101 Barnard Hall

Prof. Premilla Nadasen explores history of African American household-worker unionizing

The latest book by history professor Premilla Nadasen, Household Workers Unite: The Untold Story of African American Women Who Built a Movement (Beacon Press, 2015) sheds new light on an often-overlooked activist movement of the mid-20th century—that of African American domestic workers.