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Meeting renowned writer Erica Mann Jong '63: students reflect

The three recipients of the Erica Mann Jong '63 Writing Fellowship reflect on meeting the iconic writer for whom their fellowship was named.

New York Times reviews new novel by Prof. Margaret Vandenburg

The Sunday Book Review section of The New York Times reviews The Home Front, a new novel by Margaret Vandenburg, senior lecturer in English and director of the first-year English program.

The Salon: A World Apart

Asali Solomon '95 discusses her new book, Disgruntled, and how her Barnard experience was key to her development as a writer.

Pathways to Passion: Monica Miller

Associate Professor of English Monica Miller shares the inspiration behind her work on black dandyism.

Educating the Elite

Suki Kim '92 on her new book, Without You There is No Us: My Time with the Sons of North Korea’s Elite 

Love and Fortitude in Wartime Germany

Sigrid von Hoyningen- Huene MacRae ’63 on her book, A World Elsewhere: An American Woman in Wartime Germany

From Conquistadores to Computers

A range of interests keeps one professor constantly on the move

The Ancient Quarrel: Philosophy and Literature

A lecture by Rebecca Goldstein
Monday, March 23, 2015
7PM - 9PM
Diana Oval

Rebecca Goldstein is a philosopher and novelist, and both an alumna and former professor of Barnard College.  She is the author of many acclaimed works of philosophical fiction, including The Mind-Body Problem, Thirty-Six Arguments for the Existence of God: A Work of Fiction, and Plato at the Googleplex.  

Lecture will be followed by Q & A and book-signing. 

Poets at Barnard: Claudia Rankine and Robert Hass

Wednesday, February 25, 2015
7PM
Held Lecture Hall (3rd Floor, Barnard Hall)

The 2014-15 Writers at Barnard series continues with two distinguished American poets, Claudia Rankine and Robert Hass.

Back to the Garden

Barnard’s writer-in-residence reflects on what has changed—in the neighborhood and in herself—since she last lived in Morningside Heights.