Redefining Realness: A Salon in Honor of Janet Mock

Featuring Janet Mock and respondents
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
6:30 PM
Julius S. Held Lecture Hall, 304 Barnard Hall

Janet Mock will be joined by scholars, activists, and writers for a discussion of her work and her experiences as a young trans woman of color working in mainstream media. 

Historical Perspectives on Domestic Worker Organizing

A conversation with Elizabeth Hutchison and Premilla Nadasen
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
6:30 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Elizabeth Hutchison and Premilla Nadasen explore the history of domestic worker organizing in the United States and Chile.

Gender, Labor, Healing: Irish Immigrant Experiences in 19th Century NYC

A lecture by Meredith Linn
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
12 PM
BCRW, 101 Barnard Hall

Meredith Linn shares her research into the experiences of illness, injury, and healing among 19th-century Irish immigrants in New York City.

Nobel Prize Winner Leymah Gbowee Leads Symposium on Women in Africa

Barnard symposium on African Women’s Rights and Resilience features distinguished scholars and activists addressing issues facing feminists and activists throughout Africa.

Women & Religion

A lecture by Joan Wallach Scott
Monday, March 10, 2014
6:30 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

Joan Scott explores the complex relationship between secularization and women’s emancipation. 

International Women's Day 2014

In honor of International Women's Day 2014, a look back at recent conversations and events on international issues.

Strengthening Empirical Reasoning Across the Curriculum

A lecture by Heather Van Volkinburg
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
12 PM
BCRW, 101 Barnard Hall

Web Exclusive: President Spar Shares her Thoughts on How Young Women are Embracing Feminism

In a recent episode of the Dare to Use the F-Word podcast, President Debora Spar talks with feminist media activist Jamia Wilson about how the drive for perfection affects young women today. Following the interview, President Spar shared her thoughts on the direction of feminism for the next generation.