Africa

Africa

Malcolm X at Barnard: 18 February 1965/2015

Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of Malcolm X’s last public speech
Wednesday, February 18th, 2015
6 PM
LeFrak Gymnasium

On February 18, 1965, Malcolm X gave his last public speech at Barnard College in the LeFrak Gymnasium—he was assassinated just three days later at the Audubon Ballroom in Harlem. Commemorate this historic speech with a screening, student performance, and panel discussion. 

African Women's Rights & Resilience

A symposium with Leymah Gbowee
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
10 AM - 5 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

In honor of International Women’s Day, join Nobel Peace Laureate and Barnard Distinguished Fellow in Social Justice Leymah Gbowee, and other distinguished scholars and activists, for a daylong symposium on women’s rights movements in Africa. 

Pathways to Passion: Séverine Autesserre

Watch political science Professor Séverine Autesserre share her journey from aspiring reporter to activist to Ivy League professor in the first episode of Barnard's Pathways to Passion series. 

Gender, Power and Leadership: Aládurà Church Women in Nigeria and the U.S.

A lecture by Mojubaolu Olufunke Okome
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
6 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall