literature & poetry

literature & poetry

Winter 2016
The streets of Morningside Heights directly led Charlotte (Charlie) Dinkin to the stage of the 2015 Edinburgh Fringe Festival. And while Dinkin got glowing reviews for the...
Fall 2015
“I went to the Spence School in Manhattan and then Miss Porter’s School in Farmington, Conn.,” Terry Herring Weeks ’76 recalls. “But I didn’t take the college...
Fall 2015
Failure is OK. Imperfection is fine. So writes Emily-Anne Rigal ’16 in her new book, FLAWD: How to Stop Hating on Yourself, Others, and the Things That...
Fall 2015
In the first scene of Julia Pierpont’s debut novel, Among the Ten Thousand Things (Random House, 2015), 11-year-old Kay Shanley comes home to a mysterious package and...

Professor Nara Milanich Discusses Paternity Research

Last week, Associate Professor of History Nara Milanich penned a New York Times letter to the editor in response to an article on mistaken paternity (Link to article). Prof. Milanich, who is currently researching a book about the topic, The Birth of Uncertainty: A Global History of the Paternity Test, is under contract with Harvard University Press.

Anna Quindlen's ’74 New Book Receives Rave Review in New York Times

The New York Times recently reviewed Miller's Valley, a coming-of-age story about Mimi Miller, by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and bestselling author Anna Quindlen ’74

Women Poets at Barnard: Marilyn Hacker and Deema K Shehabi

Wednesday, March 30, 2016
7 PM
Sulzberger Parlor (3rd floor Barnard Hall)

A poetry reading by Marilyn Hacker and Deema K. Shehabi.

Editor Julia Cheiffetz '00 talks about developing the "Notorious RBG" book based on Internet sensation

HarperCollins executive editor Julia Cheiffetz '00 talks about developing the book Notorious RBG about the pioneering feminist Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.