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.
Join us for a screening of the Athena Global Shorts -- a 56 minute collection of 4 short films directly by talented female filmmakers. The films celebrate the power, audacity and creativity of women leaders and showcase the innumerable ways women lead in their countries and communities.
Athena Scholars Program Director, Abigail Sara Lewis, Has Research on YWCA Published in Anthology on the Civil Rights Movement.
The Barnard alumna and Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist and columnist offers a unique perspective on the provocative topic.