Prof. Elizabeth Castelli weighs in on predictions that did not predict

Religion professor draws connections between two non-events: The Rapture and the release of a report on the sex abuse scandal in the Catholic Church.

Created In God’s Image: Intersections of Judaism, Gender, and Human Rights

A lecture with Rabbi Rachel Kahn-Troster ’01
Wednesday, April 6, 2011
6:30 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

The Barnard alumna reflects on her work as a human rights activist mobilizing the Jewish community against US-sponsored torture and modern slavery, while exploring questions of how Judaism reacts to extreme violations of human dignity.

Summer 2016
For more than 75 years, Marvel Comics has been home to superheroes Spider-Man, Iron Man, and Daredevil—all white males—and superheroines such as the Black Widow and the...
Spring 2016
“Welcome to Barnard, Class of 1986!” Thus began my college orientation in the auditorium of Barnard Hall. The woman at the podium waited for the cheering to...
Spring 2016
Jack Hawley has spent his career immersed in the religions and literature of northern India. His fascination with the topic was sparked by a course on world...

Prof. Elizabeth Castelli named editorial director of L.A. Review of Books religion channel

Elizabeth A. Castelli, Ann Whitney Olin Professor of Religion, has been named editorial director of Marginalia Review of Books, a new channel of the Los Angeles Review of Books.

Syllabus: Cleric, Poet, Lover

Professor Achsah Guibbory on finding contemporary meaning in the works of John Donne.