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Jari Mari: Of Cloth and Other Stories

A film screening and discussion with Surabhi Sharma
Wednesday, April 25, 2012
6 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

The Window Sex Project

A dance performance and discussion featuring Sydnie L. Mosley '07
Monday, April 2, 2012
6:30 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

The Window Sex Project, produced by Sydnie L. Mosley '07, is a dance performance that tackles the everyday practice in which women are "window-shopped"; or forced to bear unsolicited harassment from men while walking on the street.

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.

Vulnerability: The Human and the Humanities

The Scholar & Feminist Conference 2012
Saturday, March 3, 2012
Registration begins at 9 AM in Barnard Hall Lobby

This spring's Scholar and Feminist Conference brings together academics, activists, and professionals working among vulnerable populations. They will explore the concept of vulnerability as a fundamental and universal characteristic of the human condition.

Athena Film Festival 2012

A Celebration of Women and Leadership
February 9 - February 12, 2012
Barnard Campus

Join us for a fun and thought-provoking weekend of feature films, documentaries and shorts that highlight inspiring stories of remarkable women. Q & A sessions with filmmakers, conversations with Hollywood stars, workshops for women in the film community, and more.

What’s on Your Plate? The History and Politics of Food

A panel discussion with Hilary Callahan, Kim F. Hall, Deborah Valenze, and Paige West
Tuesday, November 1, 2011
6:30 PM
James Room, 4th Floor Barnard Hall

Join us for an interdisciplinary conversation exploring how food shapes culture and politics.

SNEAK PREVIEW: Faculty panelists offer insights from their research.

“Sex” is Not a Mechanism: Making “Sex-Specific Medicine” More Scientific

The Roslyn S. Silver '27 Science lecture with Rebecca Jordan-Young
Tuesday, October 11, 2011
6:30 PM
James Room, 4th Floor Barnard Hall

The Roslyn S. Silver '27 Science Lecture with Rebecca Jordan-Young.

The Labor Of Care: Rethinking Gender, Work, and Rights in the American Welfare State

A lecture with Jennifer Klein '89
Tuesday, March 8, 2011
6:30 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

The Barnard alumna, Yale University professor and award-winning author reconsiders the history of the American welfare state and the future of work, rights, security and dignity in the new care-work economy.

Movements: Politics, Performance, and Disability

The Scholar & Feminist Conference
Saturday, February 26, 2011
9 AM–5 PM
Registration in Barnard Hall Lobby

An exploration through dance, film and dialogue of the ways in which feminist and disability activism, cultural production, politics and scholarship interact to produce new understandings.