Scholar, Teacher, Mentor: A Celebration of Lynn Garafola

A panel discussion
Monday, December 5, 2016
7:00 PM
Julius S. Held Auditorium, 304 Barnard Hall

On the occasion of her retirement from teaching at Barnard, the department of dance pays tribute to Lynn Garafola, a pioneering, internationally renowned scholar of dance history, beloved teacher of undergraduate and graduate students at Barnard and Columbia, and generous mentor to writers, critics, and younger academics. Speakers include dance history scholar Elizabeth Kendall, critic and writer Joan Acocella, dance journalist Marina Harss, and former students of Professor Garafola. A reception will follow.


Dec. 5, 2016 - 7:00 PM