feminism

feminism

Women Changing India

Barnard hosts the fourth annual global symposium in Mumbai, showcasing the work being done by some of the most exceptional women in India.

Reimagining Equality

A lecture by Anita Hill
Monday, February 27, 2012
6:30 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

Anita Hill, professor of social policy, law, and women’s studies at Brandeis University, considers how our definition of the American Dream is tied up in the concept of “home,” and what this means in our current climate of mortgage foreclosures and an ever-widening income gap.

Through the Gates: Promoting Public Service

A State Department Initiative Urges Women to Take up the Mantle of Leadership

President's Page: Where Women Rule

Over the past three years, I have come to realize that I hear the same two questions a lot: What is the relationship between Barnard and Columbia? And, Why does anyone still need a women’s college?

Seeing Like a Peacebuilder: An Ethnography of International Intervention

A lecture with Séverine Autesserre
Tuesday, November 15, 2011
12 PM
BCRW, 101 Barnard Hall

Séverine Autesserre examines the various cultures that shape peacebuilding in the field.

The Next Forty Years

In an anniversary year, BCRW focuses on feminism’s future

States of Exception: Children’s Human Rights and the Humanities

The Helen Pond McIntyre '48 lecture with Wendy Hesford
Monday, October 24, 2011
6:30 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Wendy Hesford examines the rights and conditions of children living in varied states of political unrest and social exclusion.

 

Mesoamerican Biodiversity, Green Imperialism, and Indigenous Women’s Leadership in Defense of Territory

A conference cosponsored by the Barnard Center for Research on Women and New York University’s Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Latino Studies, and Dept of Social and Cultural Analysis
Wednesday, October 19, 2011
NYU Department of Social and Cultural Analysis, 20 Cooper Square, 4th Floor

Scholars from all over Mexico gather to explore how current struggles to protect territory and autonomy in the region and throughout the world are creating new forms of indigenous feminism.