Past Events

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The Deborah Zall Project – Thu., May. 21, 2015

Soaking WET Dance Series – Thu., May. 21, 2015

Saul Bellow at 100 with Martin Amis, Jeffrey Eugenides, Nicole Krauss, Ian McEwan, Zachary Leader, James Wood and Others – Thu., May. 21, 2015

Purchase Dance Company – Thu., May. 21, 2015

Jim Shepard in Conversation with Joshua Ferris – Thu., May. 21, 2015

"It's Not Over" by Michelangelo Signorile – Thu., May. 21, 2015

Lecture & Tasting | Kissaten: Japanese Cafés, Past & Present – Thu., May. 21, 2015

Humans as Animals: Primate Politics, Culture, and Morality – Thu., May. 21, 2015

ChinaFile Presents: Does Xi Jinping Represent a Return to the Politics of the Mao Era? – Thu., May. 21, 2015

The Great Parade: Broadway’s Astonishing, Never-To-Be Forgotten 1963-1964 Season – Thu., May. 21, 2015

Selected Shorts: Make Something Up with Chuck Palahniuk – Wed., May. 20, 2015

Purchase Dance Company – Wed., May. 20, 2015

Internet Cat Video Festival Screening & Party – Wed., May. 20, 2015

The Jew Who Defeated Hitler: Henry Morgenthau Jr., FDR, and How We Won the War – Wed., May. 20, 2015

The Gift of Shamanism – Wed., May. 20, 2015

LIVE from the NYPL: Matthew Weiner with A.M. Homes – Wed., May. 20, 2015

"Split Season 1981" with Jeff Katz, the Mayor of Cooperstown – Wed., May. 20, 2015

The Odd Woman and the City – Wed., May. 20, 2015

The Architectural Legacy of Cross & Cross Featured in Landmarks Lecture – Wed., May. 20, 2015

Last Boat to Yokohama: The Life and Legacy of Beate Sirota Gordon – Wed., May. 20, 2015

Heirloom Gardening – Wed., May. 20, 2015

Beijing: The City Through its Architecture – Wed., May. 20, 2015

Walk & Talk: City Dreams & “Epic Fails” – Wed., May. 20, 2015

Story Time – Wed., May. 20, 2015

Word for Word: Bethenny Frankel in Conversation with Carole Radziwill – Wed., May. 20, 2015

Books at Noon: Vivian Gornick – Wed., May. 20, 2015

Secret Science Club Presents Computational Geneticist Joe Pickrell – Tue., May. 19, 2015

Robert M. Gates in Conversation with Charlie Rose – Tue., May. 19, 2015

Documentary: German Concentration Camps Factual Survey (Sidney Bernstein and Alfred Hitchcock) – Tue., May. 19, 2015

Multiple Visions, The Crazy Machine / Miradas Múltiples, La Máquina Loca – Tue., May. 19, 2015

LIVE from the NYPL, Bitcoin: Gavin Andresen | Nathaniel Popper | Andrew Ross Sorkin | Fred Wilson – Tue., May. 19, 2015

The Day We Left Hitler Behind: The Story and Legacy of the Kindertransport – Tue., May. 19, 2015

Setting the Stage: Designing Shared Spaces for Public Life – Tue., May. 19, 2015

Artists on Artists Lecture Series: Erica Baum on Lawrence Weiner – Tue., May. 19, 2015

Antebellum New York – Tue., May. 19, 2015

East Asia: Opportunities and Challenges for U.S. Alliances – Tue., May. 19, 2015

2015 Girls Write Now Awards – Tue., May. 19, 2015

A Wing and a Prayer: A Secret Operation to Prevent a Second Holocaust – Mon., May. 18, 2015

Lama Surya Das: Make Me One with Everything – Mon., May. 18, 2015

Author Talk: Brian Morton – Mon., May. 18, 2015

Mad. Sq. Art Symposium: Explaining Public Art – Mon., May. 18, 2015

Sofijazz Quintet – Sun., May. 17, 2015

Watch the Finale of Mad Men at Comic Strip Live NYC – Sun., May. 17, 2015

TimesTalks: Bill T. Jones, Marc Bamuthi Joseph and Touré | Black Joy in the Hour of Chaos – Sun., May. 17, 2015

Peck's Book/Plate Featuring Jim Shepard, Author of The Book of Aron – Sun., May. 17, 2015

Shakespeare Primavera with Food Historian Francine Segan – Sun., May. 17, 2015

Julie Salamon: Cat in the City – Sun., May. 17, 2015

Sunday Salon: Carlos Quintana and Cuban Art – Sun., May. 17, 2015

NYCxDESIGN | In the Conversation Room: Women, Creativity & Intuition – Sun., May. 17, 2015

Film Premiere and Panel Discussion: Eva Hesse – Sun., May. 17, 2015

Jud Süss: Introduced by Stuart Klawans – Sun., May. 17, 2015

NYCxDESIGN | Conversation Series: The Role and the Position of Museums in Growing the International Design Voice and Supporting the Industry – Sun., May. 17, 2015

"Remembering the Future": Architecture at the 1964/65 New York World's Fair – Sun., May. 17, 2015

Other People’s Rights – Sun., May. 17, 2015

The Ethics Insisting Now – Sat., May. 16, 2015

Walking Tour: Edgar Allan Poe’s Greenwich Village – Sat., May. 16, 2015

Family Astronomy Night – Sat., May. 16, 2015

Harlem Talks: Inside the Artistic Process – Sat., May. 16, 2015

Gramsci Monument Book Launch with Thomas Hirschhorn – Sat., May. 16, 2015

99 Objects: Claire Barliant on "Playboys (Feminist Movement)" By Lutz Bacher – Sat., May. 16, 2015

Leslie Margolis, Sarah Mlynowski and Lisa Graff – Sat., May. 16, 2015

Skyscrapers Art Gallery Tour in Midtown – Sat., May. 16, 2015

Jud Süss: Introduced by Richard Brody – Sat., May. 16, 2015

Harlem Talks | Citymeals-on-Wheels Presents The Masters: Then and Now – Sat., May. 16, 2015

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America: Remember Together Day – Sat., May. 16, 2015

Harlem Talks | 24 Hours: A Day in the Life of a Chef – Sat., May. 16, 2015

Astoria Historical Society Documentary Screening: The Worker’s Art Coalition of New York City – Fri., May. 15, 2015

Friday Focus—The Architectural Setting: Palaces, Mosques, and Tombs of the Deccan – Fri., May. 15, 2015

Jud Süss: Introduced by Noah Isenberg – Fri., May. 15, 2015

MOCATALKS: Tyrus Wong at the Disney Studio (1938-1941) – Thu., May. 14, 2015

Distilling Brooklyn – Thu., May. 14, 2015

Sculpture in the Age of Donatello: Dr. Amy Bloch, University at Albany – Thu., May. 14, 2015

Hip Hop's Visual Style: A Look Behind the Scenes – Thu., May. 14, 2015

Free Lecture: AIDS Activism as American History – Thu., May. 14, 2015

Science Friday Trivia Night – Wed., May. 13, 2015

The Real Mad Men: A Discussion with Leading Creators and Executives from the Mad Men Era – Wed., May. 13, 2015

Dissent: The History of an American Idea | Ralph Young + Claire Potter – Wed., May. 13, 2015

"Billy Martin: Baseball's Flawed Genius" with Bill Pennington – Wed., May. 13, 2015

Safe Passage: Child Immigration Conversation – Wed., May. 13, 2015

Renowned Artist Gary Hume Lectures at The Cooper Union – Wed., May. 13, 2015

Political Activist and Law Professor Zephyr Teachout – Wed., May. 13, 2015

Beijing: The City Through its Architecture – Wed., May. 13, 2015

LIC Arts Open 2015: Large Drawings by Jonathan Lev OPENING – Wed., May. 13, 2015

70th Anniversary of VE Day: The Images of PFC Tony Vaccaro – Wed., May. 13, 2015

Van Gogh in Bloom – Wed., May. 13, 2015

The Cognoscenti's Guide to Florence – Wed., May. 13, 2015

Books at Noon: Sally Mann – Wed., May. 13, 2015

Uptown Showdown: The Internet vs. Real Life – Tue., May. 12, 2015

Tim Geithner in Conversation with Adam Davidson – Tue., May. 12, 2015

Melissa Rivers in Conversation with Hoda Kotb – Tue., May. 12, 2015

A Celebration of Poet Galway Kinnell’s Life and Work – Tue., May. 12, 2015

Does the Soul Survive? A Jewish Journey to Belief in the Afterlife – Tue., May. 12, 2015

Todd Endelman, Leaving the Jewish Fold: Conversion and Radical Assimilation in Modern Jewish History – Tue., May. 12, 2015

Second Tuesday: Richard Goldstein on the Creation of "Rock Criticism" – Tue., May. 12, 2015

In Search of “Authentic” New York: A Conversation – Tue., May. 12, 2015

Episodes from the Visual Culture of Electric Paris – Tue., May. 12, 2015

What Went Wrong With Iraq? Emma Sky with General David Petraeus – Mon., May. 11, 2015

A Planet for Goldilocks – Mon., May. 11, 2015

@Macaulay Author Series Featuring Gretchen Rubin and Anne Kreamer – Mon., May. 11, 2015

Outward Opulence for Inner Peace: The Restoration of the Emperor’s Private Paradise at the Forbidden City – Mon., May. 11, 2015

Stories from the Ghost Army of WWII – Mon., May. 11, 2015

Past and Future: Art and Preservation in the Deccan – Mon., May. 11, 2015

In Response: Repetition and Difference – Sun., May. 10, 2015

Lenore Skenazy: World's Worst Mom – Sun., May. 10, 2015

The Magic and Mysticism of Central Park | Mother's Day Walking Tour – Sun., May. 10, 2015

Mimi Stern-Wolfe & Laura Wolfe – Sun., May. 10, 2015

Reclaiming Mother’s Day – Sun., May. 10, 2015

An Evening with Carol Burnett – Sat., May. 9, 2015

Chen Dance Center's "newsteps" – Sat., May. 9, 2015 - Sun., May. 10, 2015

99 Objects: Gregg Bordowitz on Rückenfigur By Glenn Ligon – Sat., May. 9, 2015

Rubin Museum Family Art Labs: Magical Masks! – Sat., May. 9, 2015

Central Park Tour: Seneca Village – Sat., May. 9, 2015

PEN World Voices Festival | Say It Loud! Stories from New York’s Worker-Writers – Sat., May. 9, 2015

Conversations with Anne: The Sounds of War – Sat., May. 9, 2015

Bronx Week Event: Marvelous Mott Haven Walking Tour – Sat., May. 9, 2015

LGBT Art Gallery Tour in Chelsea – Sat., May. 9, 2015

First of the Season Walking Tour | Chinatown: A Walk through History – Sat., May. 9, 2015

Karl Ove Knausgaard – Sat., May. 9, 2015

Karl Ove Knausgaard with Rivka Galchen – Fri., May. 8, 2015

Chen Dance Center's "newsteps" – Fri., May. 8, 2015 - Sat., May. 9, 2015

Ethics and the Theater—Broken Fences by Steven Simoncic – Fri., May. 8, 2015

"If These Walls Could Talk" with Jim Kaat on the New York Yankees – Fri., May. 8, 2015

Pratt Presents "Women of Influence in the Business of Style" – Fri., May. 8, 2015

bell hooks + Chirlane McCray: Critical Thinking at The New School – Fri., May. 8, 2015

Friday Focus Conversation—In the Footsteps of India’s Deccan Sultans: A Photographic Journey – Fri., May. 8, 2015

The Money Series | The Social, Legal, and Political Life of Money – Fri., May. 8, 2015

When Cairo Was Paris: Lessons From a Forgotten Time – Fri., May. 8, 2015

PEN World Voices Festival at NYU I Opening Panel: Discussing Diaspora – Fri., May. 8, 2015

David McCullough with Ken Burns: On the Wright Brothers – Thu., May. 7, 2015

TimesTalks: John Legend and Gillian Laub | Southern Rites – Thu., May. 7, 2015

Chen Dance Center's "newsteps" – Thu., May. 7, 2015

My Struggle: Book Four Launch – Thu., May. 7, 2015

MOCACITIZEN: APA Heritage Month Trivia Night – Thu., May. 7, 2015

Le Conversazioni: Films of My Life | Joyce Carol Oates and Stephen Sondheim – Thu., May. 7, 2015

H.G. Adler: A Survivor's Dual Reverie – Thu., May. 7, 2015

What Do Men Need Most to Know about Self-Confidence—& Conceit? – Thu., May. 7, 2015

The Magical Art of Translation: From Haruki Murakami to Japan's Latest Storytellers – Thu., May. 7, 2015

Salon Thursdays: Jewish Artists in Victorian London – Thu., May. 7, 2015

Race and Sexuality in South Africa – Thu., May. 7, 2015

Jackie Robinson's Brooklyn – Thu., May. 7, 2015

Gamin in Concert! | With Special Guest Ensemble ETHEL – Thu., May. 7, 2015

The Road of Promise Pre-Concert Talk – Thu., May. 7, 2015

Parsons Festival: Opening Ceremony's Carol Lim and Humberto Leon in Conversation with Professor Hazel Clark – Thu., May. 7, 2015

Giovanni Bellini’s St. Francis in the Desert Seminar – Thu., May. 7, 2015

Avoiding the Wheel: The Value of the Handmade in the Digital Era – Wed., May. 6, 2015

PEN World Voices Festival | Prayer and Meditation – Wed., May. 6, 2015

Selected Shorts: An Evening with Karl Ove Knausgaard – Wed., May. 6, 2015

PEN World Voices Festival | Armenian Genocide: A Dark Paradigm – Wed., May. 6, 2015

National Geographic Live—Exploring MARS – Wed., May. 6, 2015

The Sami Rohr Prize for Jewish Literature – Wed., May. 6, 2015

SciCafe: Cone Snails and Venom – Wed., May. 6, 2015

LIVE from the NYPL: Diane von Furstenberg | Rhonda Garelick – Wed., May. 6, 2015

Twelve Legendary Caricaturists You’ve (Probably) Never Heard Of – Wed., May. 6, 2015

Terror, Tragedy, and Change: The Literature of 9/11 – Wed., May. 6, 2015

Beijing: The City Through its Architecture – Wed., May. 6, 2015

Autobiography of the Lower East Side – Wed., May. 6, 2015

Alan Alda: Getting Beyond a Blind Date with Science – Wed., May. 6, 2015

The Legacy of David Wojnarowicz | Cynthia Carr, Adam Putnam, Gary Schneider | Art and Literature Series Event – Wed., May. 6, 2015

PEN World Voices Festival | Queer Futures – Wed., May. 6, 2015

History of Medicine Night: 19th- and 20th-Century Stories – Wed., May. 6, 2015

Changes in Japanese Management Style: An Insider's Look – Wed., May. 6, 2015

Books at Noon: Alan Cumming – Wed., May. 6, 2015

An Anarchist’s Guide to Feminism: Lola Lafon at PEN World Voices Festival – Tue., May. 5, 2015

The Approaching Thunder: The Literature of Liberation – Tue., May. 5, 2015

How Mind and Brain Enable Self-Control: The Marshmallow Test and Beyond – Tue., May. 5, 2015

Next Stage: A Conversation with Brian Stokes Mitchell – Tue., May. 5, 2015

Japan’s New Role in the 21st Century – Tue., May. 5, 2015

Brad Garrett: When the Balls Drop – Tue., May. 5, 2015

The Science of De-Extinction – Tue., May. 5, 2015

Making “Music” Modern: Rock, Punk, and Other Abominations – Tue., May. 5, 2015

R. L. Stine | Don't Stay Up Late: A Fear Street Novel – Tue., May. 5, 2015

Senator George Mitchell Launches New Memoir, The Negotiator – Mon., May. 4, 2015

PEN World Voices Festival | Monkey Business: A Japan/America Writers Dialogue in Words & Pictures – Mon., May. 4, 2015

Eighteen Minutes That Changed the World: The Sinking of the Lusitania – Mon., May. 4, 2015

Between the Lines: Peter Slevin – Mon., May. 4, 2015

The Whole World in Her Hands: The Story of Marian Anderson – Mon., May. 4, 2015

How Nachman Libeskind Survived the Nazis, Gulags, and Soviet Communism – Sun., May. 3, 2015

Spring Family Fair | Celebrating Abraham Lincoln – Sun., May. 3, 2015

Concrete Jungle: New York City and Our Last Best Hope for a Sustainable Future – Sun., May. 3, 2015

Central Park Tour: Northern Forts – Sun., May. 3, 2015

Six Musical Masterworks That Changed America – Sun., May. 3, 2015

New York City Marble Cemetery: Spring Open Day – Sun., May. 3, 2015

Milstein Science Series: Sea Turtles – Sun., May. 3, 2015

1450 BC: The Year a Woman Ruled the World – Sun., May. 3, 2015

With Love to Hiroshima & Nagasaki: A Concert for Disarmament – Sat., May. 2, 2015

Jeanette Stoner and Dancers – Sat., May. 2, 2015 - Tue., May. 5, 2015

Steps Repertory Ensemble – Sat., May. 2, 2015 - Sun., May. 3, 2015

Chris Kraus and Rosalyn Deutsche: Monuments, Monumentality, Monumentalization – Sat., May. 2, 2015

Survivors and Liberators: A Special Program Commemorating the Liberation of Mauthausen – Sat., May. 2, 2015

First of the Season Walking Tour | Chinatown: A Walk through History – Sat., May. 2, 2015

Chelsea Art Gallery Tour – Sat., May. 2, 2015

Whitney Block Party – Sat., May. 2, 2015

Matthew Brookoff Dance Repertory Company – Fri., May. 1, 2015

Steps Repertory Ensemble – Fri., May. 1, 2015 - Sat., May. 2, 2015

Books to Die For with Otto Penzler: James Ellroy – Fri., May. 1, 2015

Justice in Film: Mutiny on the Bounty (1935) – Fri., May. 1, 2015

Ethics and Film: The Truman Show (1988) – Fri., May. 1, 2015

Celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month – Fri., May. 1, 2015

Steps Repertory Ensemble – Thu., Apr. 30, 2015 - Fri., May. 1, 2015

A Look at the Stars: A Celestial Odyssey – Thu., Apr. 30, 2015