literature & poetry

literature & poetry

New Position Honors Pulitzer Prize-winning Writer and Former Barnard Board Chair

Barnard Creative Writing Faculty will read from their work.

Current members of Barnard's Creative Writing Faculty read from their work.

BIAS artists bring a global perspective to contemporary issues. Read a Q&A with series curator Professor Hisham Matar and BIAS artist, novelist Nadeem Aslam. And, see a video of writer Zadie Smith's Barnard visit.

The Barnard International Artist Series welcomes Zadie Smith, the author of White Teeth and The Autograph Man, for a reading from her newest novel, NW.  The prize-wining author will discuss race and identity, as well as the relationship between her private passions and her works’ global themes.

Biennial prize recognizes the best second collection of poems by an American woman poet