Now in its fourth year, the Athena Film Festival — a celebration of women and leadership — is an engaging weekend of feature films, documentaries and shorts that highlight women’s leadership in real life and the fictional world. All-access passes are on sale now.
The Africana Distinguished Alumna Series honors Ntozake Shange '70, with a screening and discussion of For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf, the film version of her Obie Award-winning play.
A documentary premiere about the integration of a white high school in Mississippi in the late 1960s, and the African American students who, 40 years later, were invited to their class reunion for the first time. Lee Anne Bell, Barnard’s Barbara Silver Horowitz Director of Education, was the executive producer of the film.