Past Events

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What Would Buffy Do? A Radical Feminist Seeks Answers From The Slayer – Sat., Feb. 25, 2017

Carol and Jordan Steiker on "Courting Death: The Supreme Court and Capital Punishment" – Sat., Feb. 25, 2017

Radical Demands for Land and Freedom in New York, 1829–1848 – Sat., Feb. 25, 2017

Tales of Our Time Film Program: The Swim Premiere – Sat., Feb. 25, 2017

Lower East Side Gallery Tour – Sat., Feb. 25, 2017

Green-Wood and Weeksville Heritage Center Celebrate Black History Month with a History-Rich Trolley Tour Across Brooklyn – Sat., Feb. 25, 2017

Celebrating the 30th Anniversary of Eyes on the Prize and the Release of True South – Sat., Feb. 25, 2017

AMNH Presents: Stem Cell Science One-Day Course – Sat., Feb. 25, 2017

Professional Development Workshop | The Nanjing Atrocities: Crimes of War – Sat., Feb. 25, 2017

Noura Mint Seymali – Fri., Feb. 24, 2017

Transparent Isn't So Transparent: What the Hit Show Reveals About Rigid Social Structures – Fri., Feb. 24, 2017

Murder Mystery & Reception @ Haunted Mount Vernon Hotel Museum – Fri., Feb. 24, 2017

Famed Kenyan Writer Ngugi wa Thiong'o with Peter Kimani, Mukoma wa Ngugi at RevBooks – Fri., Feb. 24, 2017

TimesTalks: Lenny Kravitz – Fri., Feb. 24, 2017

The Library After Hours: Love in Venice WAIT LIST ONLY – Fri., Feb. 24, 2017

Neighborhood Movie Nights at St. Paul’s Chapel – Fri., Feb. 24, 2017

Icons in Ash, Death in Art: Book Party with Conversations, Readings, Spoken Word Performances, and Music – Fri., Feb. 24, 2017

“Made by These Unworthy Hands”: The Armenian Silversmiths of Kayseri – Fri., Feb. 24, 2017

Reflections on Fugitive Testimony: On the Visual Logic of Slave Narratives – Fri., Feb. 24, 2017

Tales of Our Time Film Program: The Swim Premiere – Fri., Feb. 24, 2017

Fraud: An American History from Barnum to Madoff – Fri., Feb. 24, 2017

Black Earth, Red Earth, and Lumpy Beer: The Cuisine of Ancient Egypt – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

A History of New York City Transportation: From Horsecars to Helicopters – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

An Unforgettable Night of Jewish Humor with Calvin Trillin, Patricia Marx, Adam Gopnik and Michael Krasny– Moderated by Jeffrey Toobin – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

A New Subjectivity: Figurative Painting After 2000 – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017 - Wed., Apr. 12, 2017

Is Design for Everyone?: A Look at How We Do (and Do Not) Access Design From the Birth of the Internet to the Rise of the Drone – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

The Automated Workforce: The Future of Work and the Social Safety Net – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

Red Ink Series: The Misfit – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

Poetic Justice: Speaking Their Names – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

Penn Palimpsest: History Becomes the Future – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

Matthew Jones–Reckoning with Matter: Calculating Machines, Innovation, and Thinking About Thinking From Pascal to Babbage – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

Mary Capello on "Life Breaks In" – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

KCRW’s Left, Right & Center: Live From New York – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

Illumination: Spotlighting the Culture of Violence Against Women – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

Art Into Music Into Performance – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

Vivian Endicott Barnett: "Turning Points in Jawlensky's Art and Life" – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

Top Tax Tips for Freelancers – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

The Road to Concord: How Four Stolen Cannon Ignited the Revolutionary War – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

The President’s Kitchen Cabinet: The Story of the African Americans Who Have Fed Our First Families From the Washingtons to the Obamas – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

New York Rock: From the Rise of The Velvet Underground to the Fall of CBGB – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

Hidden Bernstein – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

Hand Pulled Noodles of Xi'an – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

Foreign Policy with Richard Haass and David Sanger – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

Conversation: Jackson Mac Low – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

Activists of the Past: What Have We Learned? Larry Kramer & Charles Blow – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

New Books in the Arts & Sciences Celebrating Recent Work by Josef Sorett – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

Designer Revival's A Night of Shopping & Prosecco – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

Bearing Witness as Protest with AFROPUNK and Harlem Stage – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

Arc Seminar | Sara Mcdougall: Bastards and Their Families in Medieval Europe – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

Making & Knowing Laboratory Open Day – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

Lapidus Talks @ Noon: Afro-Iberians as Black European Sailors, Soldiers, Travelers, and Traders in the Spanish Empire During the 1500s and 1600s – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

Central Park Nature: Winter Wonderland Walk – Thu., Feb. 23, 2017

An Evening with Al Gore – Wed., Feb. 22, 2017

American String Quartet with Salman Rushdie, Narrator – Wed., Feb. 22, 2017

The Christa Project: Seeking a Risen Christa – Wed., Feb. 22, 2017

The "Punk Ethnography" – Wed., Feb. 22, 2017

Surface Matters Artist Talk with Sarah E. Brook and Véronique Gambier – Wed., Feb. 22, 2017

Radical Honesty – Wed., Feb. 22, 2017

For Colored Nerds Live – Wed., Feb. 22, 2017

Burning Issues in African Philosophy – Wed., Feb. 22, 2017

Wild by Design | Margie Ruddick, Robin Elmslie Osler, Annette Rose-Shapiro | Architectural Explorations in Books Series Event – Wed., Feb. 22, 2017

Welcome to Fear City – Wed., Feb. 22, 2017

Speaking American | How Y’all, Youse , and You Guys Talk: A Visual Guide – Wed., Feb. 22, 2017

Romni Smith: Women of Jazz & Blues – Wed., Feb. 22, 2017

Rennert Language Sampler: Languages of Love – Wed., Feb. 22, 2017

Panel: Social Media for Our Children and Ourselves – Wed., Feb. 22, 2017

Jazz 101: The Jazz Age – Wed., Feb. 22, 2017

In Conversation: Sheila Pree Bright – Wed., Feb. 22, 2017

Food, Design, and Psychology – Wed., Feb. 22, 2017

# YeahYouWrite Author Series with Dani Shapiro, Marcia Butler, Carolyn Murnick, Saïd Sayrafiezadeh – Wed., Feb. 22, 2017

Stephanie Dick – After Math: Reasoning, Proving, and Computing in Postwar United States – Wed., Feb. 22, 2017

Lewis Hine: When Innovation Was King – Wed., Feb. 22, 2017

From Stud to Stalled – Wed., Feb. 22, 2017

February 2017 Late Night Science – Wed., Feb. 22, 2017

Home Is Where the Art Is: France – Wed., Feb. 22, 2017

A Common Thread of Uncommon Courage: From Genocide Orphan to Human Rights Activist – Wed., Feb. 22, 2017

Yuval Noah Harari | Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow – Wed., Feb. 22, 2017

The NYC You've Never Seen: Queens Edition – Tue., Feb. 21, 2017

Future Think | From Sapiens to Homo Deus: Yuval Harari in Conversation with Dan Ariely WAIT LIST ONLY – Tue., Feb. 21, 2017

We Can’t Rewind, We’ve Gone Too Far | Kevin Smokler, Virginia Heffernan and Clive Thompson on Technology, Nostalgia and Culture – Tue., Feb. 21, 2017

The Future of Waste in New York: A Lecture by Kathryn Garcia, Commissioner, NYC Department of Sanitation – Tue., Feb. 21, 2017

Reinhold Martin on "The Urban Apparatus" – Tue., Feb. 21, 2017

Jessa Crispin: Why I Am Not a Feminist – Tue., Feb. 21, 2017

Housing Works History: HIV/AIDS, Homelessness, and Design – Tue., Feb. 21, 2017

History and Identity: Kaitlyn Greenidge and Bill Cheng – Tue., Feb. 21, 2017

The First 100 Days: Economic Policy, Moderated by Kathleen Hays with Paul Krugman – Tue., Feb. 21, 2017

Rising Up Angry: Filmmaking for Social Justice, a Film Lab Industry Spotlight – Tue., Feb. 21, 2017

Rare Access Inside NYC’s $110 Million Flagship Recycling Facility – Tue., Feb. 21, 2017

Other Minds: The Octopus, the Sea, and the Deep Origins of Consciousness – Tue., Feb. 21, 2017

New York: City of the Dead – Tue., Feb. 21, 2017

In Conversation: Thomas Dworzak – Tue., Feb. 21, 2017

How Soon Is Now: From Personal Initiation to Global Transformation – Tue., Feb. 21, 2017

Fiction by Black Writers: Who Are the Readers? – Tue., Feb. 21, 2017

An Evening with Bob Woodward – Tue., Feb. 21, 2017

After Death, A Psychological Coup – Tue., Feb. 21, 2017

The Marrow of Tragedy: Disease and Diversity in Civil War Medicine – Tue., Feb. 21, 2017

Location, Location, Location: Barnard’s Belated Embrace of Its Urban Identity – Tue., Feb. 21, 2017

Monticello: A Daughter and Her Father – Tue., Feb. 21, 2017

2017, A Pivotal Year – Tue., Feb. 21, 2017 - Fri., Apr. 21, 2017

The Impact of the Election on the Arts: What Is at Risk? What Is Our Responsibility? – Mon., Feb. 20, 2017

Public Forum: A Well-Ordered Nation | The Stuff of Fiction SOLD OUT – Mon., Feb. 20, 2017

The Pen and The Brush – Mon., Feb. 20, 2017

The Lady and President Tramp – Mon., Feb. 20, 2017

Botany on the Barstool: Bitterness – Mon., Feb. 20, 2017

Artist Talk and Movie Screening with Barry Underwood and Paula Burleigh – Mon., Feb. 20, 2017

Theater Talks: August Wilson Effect – Mon., Feb. 20, 2017

An Evening with the Monochord: Global Perspectives in Music, Math, and History – Mon., Feb. 20, 2017

Behind-the-Scenes Exploration @ Kings Theatre, Brooklyn’s “Wonder Theatre” – Mon., Feb. 20, 2017

Israel and its Future with Ralph Buultjens – Sun., Feb. 19, 2017

"Salvador Dalí and Andy Warhol: Encounters in New York and Beyond": Panel Discussion with Torsten Otte – Sun., Feb. 19, 2017

Society Must Be Defended: A Call to Intellectual Arms – Sun., Feb. 19, 2017

Sunday Sessions | Between 0 and 1: Remixing Gender, Technology and Music – Sun., Feb. 19, 2017

Knots, Plaits, Links, and Loops: The Art of Françoise Grossen – Sun., Feb. 19, 2017

The Ghetto, Venice, and the Jews: A Historical Journey – Sun., Feb. 19, 2017

Elaine Race Massacre: A Dramatic Presentation in Music, Motion, and Verse – Sun., Feb. 19, 2017

Washington’s Birthday Ball – Sun., Feb. 19, 2017

An Afternoon with Jesse Harrod: Macramé Demonstration and Exhibition Tour – Sun., Feb. 19, 2017

The Opposites--in Ourselves & Art! – Sat., Feb. 18, 2017

Film Showing and Discussion: Fred Hampton and Attica Rebellion – Sat., Feb. 18, 2017

Reflecting on the Refugee Crisis – Sat., Feb. 18, 2017

Black Index Festival – Sat., Feb. 18, 2017

Radical Demands for Land and Freedom in New York, 1829–1848 – Sat., Feb. 18, 2017

Soho/Tribeca Gallery Tour – Sat., Feb. 18, 2017

Station Hill Press/Heide Hatry Exhibitor Session: Icons in Ash – Sat., Feb. 18, 2017

Crossroads: Art + Native Feminisms – Sat., Feb. 18, 2017

Roe v. Wade: Four Decades Later – Sat., Feb. 18, 2017

Revisiting Philosophy’s Past, 1300-1800 – Sat., Feb. 18, 2017

Art of Yoga – Sat., Feb. 18, 2017

Brooklyn College Department of Theatre Presents Rehana Lew Mirza's "SOLDIER X" – Fri., Feb. 17, 2017 - Sat., Feb. 25, 2017

Privacy and the Profit Motive: “If You’re Not Doing Anything Wrong Then You Should Have Nothing to Hide.” – Fri., Feb. 17, 2017

Justice in Film: The Cider House Rules (1999) – Fri., Feb. 17, 2017

Daina Ramey Berry, Author of "The Price of Their Pound of Flesh" – Fri., Feb. 17, 2017

Mid-Sentence: Writers in Conversation | Alana Massey, Leslie Jamison – Fri., Feb. 17, 2017

Counter-Narratives of Race, Resistance, and Language Learning in College Classrooms – Fri., Feb. 17, 2017

Revisiting Philosophy’s Past, 1300-1800 – Fri., Feb. 17, 2017

From Ghetto to Cappella: Interfaith Exchanges in the Music of Baroque Italy – Thu., Feb. 16, 2017

George Saunders and Colson Whitehead – Thu., Feb. 16, 2017

Intersections of Art and Life – Thu., Feb. 16, 2017

Inside the Anti-Semitic Mind: The Language of Jew Hatred in Contemporary Germany – Thu., Feb. 16, 2017

H.T. Chen & Dancers Bring in the Year of the Rooster – Thu., Feb. 16, 2017

Cornelius Eady Trio Reading & Concert – Thu., Feb. 16, 2017

Writing About Loss: A Conversation with Meghan O'Rourke – Thu., Feb. 16, 2017

Water: Planning for Today and Tomorrow – Thu., Feb. 16, 2017

The Women Who Made New York – Thu., Feb. 16, 2017

Presidents’ Day Trivia Night – Thu., Feb. 16, 2017

IIBN NY Keynote: The 10,000 hour rule with Jerry Kennelly – Thu., Feb. 16, 2017

Citymeals Culinary Circle Hosts Panel Discussion & Cocktail Event – Thu., Feb. 16, 2017

Angelica Jawlensky Bianconi: "Art Is Yearning for God" – Thu., Feb. 16, 2017

AMNH Presents | Cannibalism: A Perfectly Natural History – Thu., Feb. 16, 2017

Thy Sweetest Nectar: The Love Letters of Jane and Ralph Malbone – Thu., Feb. 16, 2017

The Golden Age of the Venetian Republic – Thu., Feb. 16, 2017

Reparations and the Holocaust – Thu., Feb. 16, 2017

Helen Pond McIntyre ’48 Lecture | Shades of Intimacy: Women in the Time of Revolution – Thu., Feb. 16, 2017

Early Modern Women and Communities of Science – Thu., Feb. 16, 2017

Aggie Pavlidis: Dream Lines OPENING – Thu., Feb. 16, 2017

Lazreg: Gendered Pathways to Culturalism and Cosmopolitanism on the Islamic Periphery – Thu., Feb. 16, 2017

Daphne Merkin in Conversation with Dick Cavett: "This Close to Happy" – Wed., Feb. 15, 2017

Unbound: Morgan Parker in Conversation with Jenna Wortham – Wed., Feb. 15, 2017

The Genome Factor: What the Social Genomics Revolution Reveals About Ourselves, Our History, and the Future – Wed., Feb. 15, 2017

Brooklyn by the Book Presents George Saunders – Wed., Feb. 15, 2017

Prakash Puru + Tony Ro | Why Magicians Are Master Manipulators – Wed., Feb. 15, 2017

NewFest at The Center Presents Kings, Queens & In-Betweens – Wed., Feb. 15, 2017

Love Voltaire Us Apart: Julia Edelman – Wed., Feb. 15, 2017

Cesar Millan – Wed., Feb. 15, 2017

Book Launch: Scratch – Wed., Feb. 15, 2017

A Cultural History of Dining and Drinking in America – Wed., Feb. 15, 2017

The Sumerians: History’s Innovators – Wed., Feb. 15, 2017

Power at Ground Zero – Wed., Feb. 15, 2017

Paris and Other Worlds: Grandville, Daumier, Gavarni, Steinlen with Luc Sante – Wed., Feb. 15, 2017

Magnum Photobook: The Catalogue Raisonne – Wed., Feb. 15, 2017

Jazz 101: New Orleans and The Great Migration – Wed., Feb. 15, 2017

Films at the Schomburg | Get In the Way: The Journey of John Lewis – Wed., Feb. 15, 2017

Eight Flavors: The Untold Story of American Cuisine – Wed., Feb. 15, 2017

The Documentary Film; Or, Finding Power in the Facts – Wed., Feb. 15, 2017

Opera News Presents: The Singers' Studio with Diana Damrau, Javier Camarena, Alexey Markov, Luca Pisaroni – Wed., Feb. 15, 2017

Intimate Geometries | Robert Storr, Deborah Kass, Christopher Lyon, Irving Sandler, and Special Guest | An Art Book Series Event – Wed., Feb. 15, 2017

Immaginare Docu-Film by Walter Veltroni – Wed., Feb. 15, 2017

ART WORK: An Evening with Ishmael Houston-Jones – Wed., Feb. 15, 2017

Transforming Cuba: Economic Reforms Beyond 2016 – Wed., Feb. 15, 2017

The Lost Children of Kloster Indersdorf – Wed., Feb. 15, 2017

CaringKind Hosts Special Educational Meeting in Brooklyn: “Understanding Dementia for Caregivers” – Wed., Feb. 15, 2017

The Birth and Death of Relationships & 36 Questions to Make You Fall in Love (...Sort Of) – Tue., Feb. 14, 2017

A Radical Story of Existential Romance & More | Valentine’s Day at SASS – Tue., Feb. 14, 2017

We’ll Always Have Casablanca: Noah Isenberg & Molly Haskell – Tue., Feb. 14, 2017

Second Tuesday Presents David France – Tue., Feb. 14, 2017

Literary Couples: A Valentine's Day Reading and Discussion – Tue., Feb. 14, 2017

Ice Cream Social at Ample Hills: Valentine's Day Edition – Tue., Feb. 14, 2017

Cabaret Series: ha ha ha (The Funny, the Witty, and the Grotesque) – Tue., Feb. 14, 2017

City of Science Series: The Secrets of Animal Communication – Tue., Feb. 14, 2017

Romance Under the Stars SOLD OUT – Tue., Feb. 14, 2017

Prom Night with Genghis Barbie – Tue., Feb. 14, 2017

Professional Development Workshop: Survivor - Aron's Story – Tue., Feb. 14, 2017

Five Points Lecture: Itai Yanai, PhD – Tue., Feb. 14, 2017

Daybreaker NYC: Wake Up & Love – Tue., Feb. 14, 2017

SATContemporary Reading Series: Thinking Time – Mon., Feb. 13, 2017

Muldoon’s Picnic – Mon., Feb. 13, 2017

A CommUnity Conversation with Malcolm Gladwell – Mon., Feb. 13, 2017

Working The Phones: Control and Resistance in Call Centers – Mon., Feb. 13, 2017

WORD Presents: Galentine's Day Party with Romance Authors Sarah MacLean, Maya Rodale, and More – Mon., Feb. 13, 2017

Preview Screening of “The Good Fight” and Conversation with Christine Baranski and Executive Producers Robert and Michelle King WAIT LIST ONLY – Mon., Feb. 13, 2017