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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.

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. 

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.

The Scholar and Feminist XXXIX: Locations of Learning

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