literature & poetry

literature & poetry

New BCRW series widens the feminist conversation

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.

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

Professor Achsah Guibbory on finding contemporary meaning in the works of John Donne.

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

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

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

A range of interests keeps one professor constantly on the move

Returning to Donne, by Professor Achsah Guibbory, Published by Ashgate

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.