How the Barnard College corpse flower kept me going through the police riots following George Floyd’s murder

Berani: Photo by Nick Gershberg, Barnard College

irst, full transparency: the director of The Arthur Ross Greenhouse at Barnard College is my cousin, Dr. Hilary Callahan. She and I were never close, for a whole host of reasons, but gradually came to realize a genuine fondness for each other through our mutual follows on social media. We grew up in…