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Ntozake Shange on Stage & Screen

A screening and panel
Wednesday, November 7
6 PM
James Room, 4th Floor Barnard Hall

The Africana Distinguished Alumna Series honors Ntozake Shange '70, with a screening and discussion of For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf, the film version of her Obie Award-winning play.

Election 2012: Race, Gender, Power

Africana Studies at 20
Friday, October 19, 2012
3 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

In celebration of the department’s 20th anniversary, Africana studies hosts a panel on the politics of race and gender in this year’s U.S. presidential campaign. 

The Muse's Voice

A panel and performance featuring New York Women Composers
Friday, October 19, 2012
7 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

A distinguished panel of composers discusses the rewards and challenges of composing and staging performances of new music by women. Moderated by Gail Archer, director of the Barnard music program.

The Story Behind the Story: Mannequin and The Matter

A conversation with David Gordon and Valda Setterfield
Monday, October 8, 2012
7 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

 

Join “the dance world’s most intriguing couple,” choreographer David Gordon and his partner and muse Valda Setterfield, for a discussion of dance scores, improvisation, and the influence of everyday life on Gordon’s work. 

A New Queer Agenda

A journal launch and reception with Lisa Duggan, Kenyon Farrow, Amber Hollibaugh, Richard Kim, and others
Wednesday, September 19, 2012
6 PM
NYU, 20 Cooper Square, 4th Floor

Join Lisa Duggan, Kenyon Farrow, Amber Hollibaugh, Richard Kim and other contributors to the recently launched issue of The Scholar & Feminist Online, “A New Queer Agenda,” for an evening of politics, discussion, and celebration. 

Conflicts in Translation: A Tribute to Serge Gavronsky

with Serge Gavronsky, Mary Ann Caws, Lydia Davis, Pierre Joris, and Richard Sieburth
Friday, April 20, 2012
2-6 PM
James Room, Fourth Floor, Barnard Hall

A renowned poet and critic, and one of the most important translators of modern French poetry, Serge Gavronsky has taught in the French Department at Barnard College for over 50 years.

Please join us to celebrate his illustrious career.

A New Look at Global Ecology

An interdisciplinary panel with filmmaker Nora Bateson and Greenpeace co-founder Rex Weyler
Wednesday, March 28, 2012
6:30 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

Join Nora Bateson, Stephanie Pfirman, Rex Weyler and Barbara Woike for an interdisciplinary panel examining how our ways of thinking can both prevent and facilitate solutions to complex global problems.

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Dominican York Proyecto Gráfica

A panel and opening night gallery reception
Thursday, March 22, 2012
6 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

An opening panel to launch the 13-day exhibition of new art by the Dominican York Proyecto Gráfica: a printmaking collective of artists of Dominican descent that provide rare and critical insight into the Dominican experience in New York and around the world.

Private Bodies, Public Texts

A Salon in honor of Karla FC Holloway
Wednesday, March 21, 2012
6:30 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Professor Karla FC Holloway, and a group of Barnard and Columbia professors, will discuss Holloway’s new book Private Bodies, Public Texts: Race Gender, and a Cultural Bioethicsexamining the intersections of law, race, gender, and bioethics.

Voices of a Women's Health Movement

Wednesday, February 15, 2012
6:30 PM
James Room, 4th Floor Barnard Hall

A distinguished panel of leading activists, writers, doctors, and sociologists come together to discuss the rich history of the women’s health movement and its continued significance in today’s struggle for reproductive rights.