Sarah Lawrence and Mayapple Host Summer Workshop—The Art of Protest: Art and Scholarship as Political Resistance

March 30, 2018 Bronxville, NY – Singer-songwriter Dar Williams will join a lineup of artists and scholars for a one-day workshop at Sarah Lawrence College exploring the role of art in activism. Sarah Lawrence and the Mayapple Center for the Arts and Humanities will offer The Art of Protest: Art and Scholarship as Political Resistance … Read More »

Human and Immigrant Rights Activist, Author Jose Antonio Vargas to Speak at Sarah Lawrence College

 Yonkers, NY — March 29, 2018 — Jose Antonio Vargas, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, Emmy-nominated filmmaker, founder and CEO of Define American, and leading voice for human rights activism, will present a lecture at Sarah Lawrence College titled, “The Power of Storytelling: Fighting Anti-Immigrant Hate and Shifting the Conversation on Immigration, Identity, and Citizenship.”  It will … Read More »

Author LaShonda Katrice Barnett Comes to Speak at Sarah Lawrence College about Her Experiences as Historian and Researcher

Yonkers, NY — March, 2018 — Dr. LaShonda Katrice Barnett, author of the award-winning novel Jam on the Vine, is coming to speak at Sarah Lawrence College about her experience uncovering Gilded-Age history through materials in the archives of Chicago’s Newberry Library. This lecture will take place at the Wrexham House Living Room on Thursday, … Read More »