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Building Accountable Communities

Accountability is a familiar buzz-word in social movements, but what does it mean? How do we work toward it? What does it look like to be accountable to survivors without exiling or disposing those who do harm? In a new series of four short videos, anti-violence activists Kiyomi Fujikawa and Shannon Perez-Darby explore key challenges and concepts around these questions.

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Web Resources

Announcing the 2018-2020 Social Justice Institute Cohort

BCRW is thrilled to welcome the 2018-2020 Social Justice Institute cohort, with Artist-in-Residence La Vaughn Belle, Researcher-in-Residence Mariame Kaba, Activist-in-Residence CeCe McDonald, and returning Researcher-in-Residence Andrea J. Ritchie.

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Simone Browne: Keynote at Subverting Surveillance: Strategies to End State Violence

Keynote lecture at the 43rd Annual Scholar & Feminist Conference, "Subverting Surveillance: Strategies to End State Violence."

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S&F Online

Feminist and Queer Afro/Asian Formations

This issue of Scholar and Feminist Online, “Feminist and Queer Afro-Asian Formations,” edited by Vanita Reddy and Anantha Sudhakar, marks a key intervention into Afro-Asian studies, one that insists upon centering a feminist and queer framework.

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Events

Featured Publications

September 19, 2017

The Crisis of Criminalization: A Call for a Comprehensive Philanthropic Response

This report calls for immediate, concerted, comprehensive, sustained, cross-sector, collaborative philanthropic response to the growing crisis of criminalization, and outlines strategies to more effectively tackle criminalization and mass incarceration, to stop the spread of surveillance and punishment, and to meet the challenges of the current political climate.

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Fall 2015

Digital Shange

The Digital Shange Project uses the works of Barnard alumna Ntozake Shange (BC ’70) and her recently donated archive to offer students a broader understanding of African diaspora, women’s history and feminist politics; an integrated study of the performing arts; and the potential for personal transformation.

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Featured Videos

Released Sep 26, 2018
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What is Accountability?

Building Accountabile Communities // Part 1 Conversation featuring Kiyomi Fujikawa and Shannon Perez-Darby

Released Sep 26, 2018
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What is Self-Accountability?

Building Accountabile Communities // Part 2 Conversation featuring Kiyomi Fujikawa and Shannon Perez-Darby

Released Sep 26, 2018
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Self-Accountability and Survivors

Building Accountabile Communities // Part 3 Conversation featuring Kiyomi Fujikawa and Shannon Perez-Darby

Released Sep 26, 2018
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People Who do Harm are not Monsters

Building Accountabile Communities // Part 4 Conversation featuring Kiyomi Fujikawa and Shannon Perez-Darby

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