Past Events

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Archaeology Zone – Sun., Apr. 20, 2014

Sunday Art Discoveries – Sun., Apr. 20, 2014

Storybooks + Art – Sun., Apr. 20, 2014 - Mon., Apr. 21, 2014

Drop-in Art Workshop – Sun., Apr. 20, 2014 - Mon., Apr. 21, 2014

Which Do We Want--More Feeling or Less? – Sat., Apr. 19, 2014

Screening & Book Signing: 'T-Men' – Sat., Apr. 19, 2014

Lower East Side Art Gallery Tour – Sat., Apr. 19, 2014

Da inventare sul posto – Sat., Apr. 19, 2014

What Does It Mean to Be Free? – Sat., Apr. 19, 2014

Film Screening: Strangers on a Train (1951) – Fri., Apr. 18, 2014

New Nordic Cinema – Fri., Apr. 18, 2014

Lydia Davis and Jean Echenoz – Thu., Apr. 17, 2014

John Turturro with a Preview of 'Fading Gigolo' – Thu., Apr. 17, 2014

Up next in the Bergino Baseball Clubhouse: "Down To The Last Pitch" with author Tim Wendel – Thu., Apr. 17, 2014

The Sites of Criticism: Studio and School – Thu., Apr. 17, 2014

Strand and OkCupid Boozy Book Swap! – Thu., Apr. 17, 2014

MOCAREADS: A Book Reading with Henry Chang – Thu., Apr. 17, 2014

Hassan Blasim: The Corpse Exhibition: And Other Stories of Iraq – Thu., Apr. 17, 2014

Earth, Wind & Fire Lead Singer Philip Bailey on Memoir 'Shining Star' – Thu., Apr. 17, 2014

OLD’S KOOL: The Roots of New York Graffiti – Thu., Apr. 17, 2014

Hunter Barnes, A Testimony of Serpent Handling – Thu., Apr. 17, 2014

Alexandra Aldrich - The Astor Orphan – Thu., Apr. 17, 2014

Adam Grant - Giving: The Secret to Getting Ahead – Wed., Apr. 16, 2014

A Conversation with Tracy Morgan – Wed., Apr. 16, 2014

Mary Roach and Gulp – Wed., Apr. 16, 2014

David J. Kahn: Crossword Puzzle Master Class – Wed., Apr. 16, 2014

Caroline Clarke: Postcards from Cookie – Wed., Apr. 16, 2014

Drink, Cook, Eat: A Modern Take on the Love of Matcha – Wed., Apr. 16, 2014

Anders Zorn, Paris, and the International Avant-Garde – Wed., Apr. 16, 2014

Amy Azzarito: The History Behind the Trends – Wed., Apr. 16, 2014

First U.S. Screening & Director Talk Back: Across Land, Across Sea – Wed., Apr. 16, 2014

Bill Cunningham’s New York – Wed., Apr. 16, 2014

Detective Work on Metropolitan Treasures – Wed., Apr. 16, 2014

New Nordic Cinema – Wed., Apr. 16, 2014

Doug Fine – Tue., Apr. 15, 2014

Accumulated Wisdom: The Collector as Inventor – Tue., Apr. 15, 2014

Sheila Bair on 'Bull by the Horns: Fighting to Save Main Street from Wall Street and Wall Street from Itself' – Tue., Apr. 15, 2014

Rembrandt, Vermeer, and Style – Tue., Apr. 15, 2014

Michael Gibney and Andrew Friedman – Mon., Apr. 14, 2014

Ithaca College Contemporary Ensemble – Mon., Apr. 14, 2014

Homefront & Battlefield Gallery Tour – Mon., Apr. 14, 2014

New York City Ballet - Justin Peck & Sufjan Stevens – Sun., Apr. 13, 2014 - Mon., Apr. 14, 2014

Brahms' Symphony No. 2 – Sun., Apr. 13, 2014

April Second Sundays Program--Visions of Tomorrow: Art and Commerce at the 1939 New York World’s Fair – Sun., Apr. 13, 2014

Shakespeare's Othello; or, Clever & Deep Evil – Sun., Apr. 13, 2014

ShirLaLa’s Passover Celebration – Sun., Apr. 13, 2014

Greenwich Village Literary Tour – Sun., Apr. 13, 2014

Family Passover Event: ShirLaLa’s Passover Celebration – Sun., Apr. 13, 2014

Archaeology Zone – Sun., Apr. 13, 2014

Puppet Show: Yellow Sneaker – Sun., Apr. 13, 2014

Storybooks + Art – Sun., Apr. 13, 2014 - Mon., Apr. 14, 2014

Drop-in Art Workshop – Sun., Apr. 13, 2014 - Mon., Apr. 14, 2014

Kyoto in Brooklyn: The Kyoto Screens (Rakuchū rakugai zu) in the Brooklyn Museum – Sat., Apr. 12, 2014

Whose Terms? New Perspectives on Social Practice – Sat., Apr. 12, 2014

LGBT Art Gallery Tour in Chelsea – Sat., Apr. 12, 2014

Slow Art Day – Sat., Apr. 12, 2014

LIVE from the NYPL: Douglas Coupland and Chuck Palahniuk – Fri., Apr. 11, 2014

New Nordic Cinema – Fri., Apr. 11, 2014

Edward P. Jones & Yiyun Li – Thu., Apr. 10, 2014

ASF Fellows Concert: Asa Gudjonsdottir – Thu., Apr. 10, 2014

Kristen Wiig, Liza Johnson and a Preview of Hateship Loveship – Thu., Apr. 10, 2014

John Leguizamo and Greenwich Village Stories – Thu., Apr. 10, 2014

"Saving Ancient Egypt, One Tweet at a Time: How Social Media is Saving One of the World’s Oldest Civilizations" – Thu., Apr. 10, 2014

Conversations with Chevaliers: Eric Ripert with Adam Gopnik – Thu., Apr. 10, 2014

Derek Walcott – Wed., Apr. 9, 2014

Talk: International Jeweler Georg Doblar – Wed., Apr. 9, 2014

LIVE from the NYPL: Katherine Boo and Adrian Nicole LeBlanc – Wed., Apr. 9, 2014

Georg Dobler – Wed., Apr. 9, 2014

Emily Abrams – Wed., Apr. 9, 2014

Carol Leifer: How to Succeed in Business Without Really Crying – Wed., Apr. 9, 2014

Book Lauch: Bob Saget – Wed., Apr. 9, 2014

Author: Renee Graziano on 'Playing With Fire' – Wed., Apr. 9, 2014

Author Marlo Thomas on 'It Ain't Over...' – Wed., Apr. 9, 2014

Intelligence Squared U.S. Debates: Millennials are like, Underrated – Wed., Apr. 9, 2014

Emma Goldman's Legacy – Wed., Apr. 9, 2014

Chang-rae Lee – Wed., Apr. 9, 2014

Story Time – Wed., Apr. 9, 2014

Buvette: The Pleasure of Good Food – Wed., Apr. 9, 2014

Detective Work on Metropolitan Treasures – Wed., Apr. 9, 2014

The Building Next Door: The Impact of Your Construction Project on Adjacent Buildings – Wed., Apr. 9, 2014

New Nordic Cinema – Wed., Apr. 9, 2014

Talk: Bob Saget – Tue., Apr. 8, 2014

Jane Goodall: The Power of Plants – Tue., Apr. 8, 2014

Nomi Prins, C-SPAN and Democracy Now! – Tue., Apr. 8, 2014

Derek Walcott – Tue., Apr. 8, 2014

Author: Barbara Ehrenreich – Tue., Apr. 8, 2014

Author Series Event: Amanda Vaill – Tue., Apr. 8, 2014

Author Dan McMillan on 'How Could This Happen: Explaining the Holocaust' – Tue., Apr. 8, 2014

Ann Brashares: The Here and Now – Tue., Apr. 8, 2014

Our Haggadah with Cokie and Steven Roberts – Tue., Apr. 8, 2014

Artist Talk with photographer Thora Dolven Balke – Tue., Apr. 8, 2014

Artist Talk with Photographer Thora Dolven Balke – Tue., Apr. 8, 2014

Artist Talk & Reading: Rackstraw Downes – Tue., Apr. 8, 2014

Created Equal Screening and Discussion: 'Slavery by Another Name' – Tue., Apr. 8, 2014

Harry Fenn, America's Best-Known Landscape Illustrator, 1870-1895 – Tue., Apr. 8, 2014

Lecture Event: Developments in the World Capital Markets – Tue., Apr. 8, 2014

Adam Begley on John Updike – Tue., Apr. 8, 2014

Innocents Abroad: Nineteenth-Century American Painters in Europe - Barbara Weinberg – Tue., Apr. 8, 2014

A Conversation with Megan Mullally and Nick Offerman – Mon., Apr. 7, 2014

Secrets on the Way: Inspired by the Poetry of Tomas Tranströmer-Kathryn Roszak’s Danse Lumière – Mon., Apr. 7, 2014

Unraveling the Mystery of Continental Crust Formation – Mon., Apr. 7, 2014

Laura Sims and Ann Beattie – Mon., Apr. 7, 2014

Author: Emma Donoghue – Mon., Apr. 7, 2014

Author Kate Ascher on 'The Way to Go' – Mon., Apr. 7, 2014

Artist's Talk with French Moroccan Photographer Carolle Bénitah – Mon., Apr. 7, 2014

Radicals, Plutocrats, and the Mayor in 1914: A Historical Snapshot of New York City a Century Ago – Mon., Apr. 7, 2014

Public Books and the 21st-Century Book Review – Mon., Apr. 7, 2014

Audubon’s Aviary: Parts Unknown Gallery Tour – Mon., Apr. 7, 2014

Performance Activism: An Online Revolutionary Conversation with Lois Holzman – Mon., Apr. 7, 2014 - Fri., May. 9, 2014

Around the World with Barry Lewis: London – Sun., Apr. 6, 2014

Plotting Movements: Laura Kurgan and Naeem Mohaiemen on the Politics of Space – Sun., Apr. 6, 2014

Book Talk: American Jews & America’s Game: Voices of a Growing Legacy in Baseball – Sun., Apr. 6, 2014

American Jews & America’s Game: Voices of a Growing Legacy in Baseball – Sun., Apr. 6, 2014

SOLD OUT, Waitlist Available: Edith Wharton’s New York: Walking Tour – Sun., Apr. 6, 2014

Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Ruth Schloss – Sun., Apr. 6, 2014

Archaeology Zone – Sun., Apr. 6, 2014

Passing the Torch: Jewish Music Archives and the Future of Yiddish Song – Sun., Apr. 6, 2014

Iran and Israel's National Security – Sun., Apr. 6, 2014

Storybooks + Art – Sun., Apr. 6, 2014 - Mon., Apr. 7, 2014

Drop-in Art Workshop – Sun., Apr. 6, 2014 - Mon., Apr. 7, 2014

Exodus: Dreams of the Promised Land in Antebellum America – Sat., Apr. 5, 2014

Guastavino Midtown Tour plus Tapas Tasting – Sat., Apr. 5, 2014

Chelsea Art Gallery Tour – Sat., Apr. 5, 2014

Jared Diamond: The Third Chimpanzee - The Next Generation – Fri., Apr. 4, 2014

Growing into Plot Engine: Opera Dance Takes on a New Role – Fri., Apr. 4, 2014

Conversation with Practitioners: Leading Voices in Mental Health, Critical and Innovative Therapies That Support Human Growth & Development with Christine LaCerva – Fri., Apr. 4, 2014

First Fridays Leo Bar - April – Fri., Apr. 4, 2014

New Nordic Cinema – Fri., Apr. 4, 2014

An Evening with Susie Essman and Judy Gold – Thu., Apr. 3, 2014

John Ashbery & Mark Ford – Thu., Apr. 3, 2014

Sing, Yell, Tell: A Panel on Voice – Thu., Apr. 3, 2014

Nick Abadzis and Tucker Stone – Thu., Apr. 3, 2014

Max Brooks on 'The Harlem Hellfighters' – Thu., Apr. 3, 2014

Author Meg Wolitzer on 'The Interestings: A Novel' – Thu., Apr. 3, 2014

Author Event: Biz Stone, Twitter Co-Founder – Thu., Apr. 3, 2014

Great Battles of the Civil War: Shiloh – Thu., Apr. 3, 2014

Designing a Thoroughly Modern Atelier – Thu., Apr. 3, 2014

The Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs (IIHA) Spring 2014 Lecture Series: South Sudan in Crisis – Thu., Apr. 3, 2014

The Music of Oscar Hammerstein II with Carla Innerfield – Thu., Apr. 3, 2014

News That Stays New: The Future Life of W.B. Yeats – Thu., Apr. 3, 2014

Secrets of the First Person with Sue Shapiro – Wed., Apr. 2, 2014

Lydia Davis and Jonathan Franzen – Wed., Apr. 2, 2014

Sold Out: LIVE from the NYPL: Ricky Jay – Wed., Apr. 2, 2014

Sci-Cafe: The Evolution of Irrationality – Wed., Apr. 2, 2014

Book Launch: Arianna Huffington – Wed., Apr. 2, 2014

Author Craig Nelson on 'Age of Radiance' – Wed., Apr. 2, 2014

Arianna Huffington: Thrive – Wed., Apr. 2, 2014

Screening and Talk Back: I Learn America – Wed., Apr. 2, 2014

Interior Designer Susan Zises Green – Wed., Apr. 2, 2014

Art Talk: Contemporary Responses to the Woodcut Revival – Wed., Apr. 2, 2014

Alexander Nagel on The Hinges of the Triptych: Premodern and Modern Art in the 20th Century – Wed., Apr. 2, 2014

Storytime with Sally Lloyd-Jones: Poor Doreen: A Fishy Tale – Wed., Apr. 2, 2014

Gauguin: Metamorphoses – Wed., Apr. 2, 2014

Detective Work on Metropolitan Treasures – Wed., Apr. 2, 2014

New Nordic Cinema – Wed., Apr. 2, 2014

Melissa de la Cruz, Susan Ee & Chuck Wendig – Tue., Apr. 1, 2014

Matthew Barney with Sir Norman Rosenthal – Tue., Apr. 1, 2014

The Truth about Thyroid Disease – Tue., Apr. 1, 2014

LIVE from the NYPL: Malcolm Gladwell – Tue., Apr. 1, 2014

Bette Midler: View from A Broad – Tue., Apr. 1, 2014

Author: Mitchell Scott Lewis – Tue., Apr. 1, 2014

Author Yvette Manessis Corporon on 'When the Cypress Whispers' – Tue., Apr. 1, 2014

"The Kid - The Immortal Life of Ted Williams" with Ben Bradlee Jr. – Tue., Apr. 1, 2014

Touch Without Sight: Futurist Tactilism – Tue., Apr. 1, 2014

The Commodore's Heirs: The Vanderbilt Dynasty and the Birth of the Gilded Age – Tue., Apr. 1, 2014

David Cohen on What to Wear For a Martyrdom – Tue., Apr. 1, 2014

The Business of Justice: New Horizons of Social Transformation – Tue., Apr. 1, 2014

Meet the Author - M.J. Rose at FIAF – Tue., Apr. 1, 2014

Jennie Garth: Deep Thoughts From a Hollywood Blonde – Tue., Apr. 1, 2014

Gary Graham – Tue., Apr. 1, 2014

Art Afterhours – Tue., Apr. 1, 2014

April Art Afterhours – Tue., Apr. 1, 2014

The Charles Schwab Guide to Finances After Fifty – Tue., Apr. 1, 2014

“Do American Colleges Have a Future?” Discussion with Andrew Delbanco – Tue., Apr. 1, 2014

In Conversation with VH-1’s “The Gossip Table” – Mon., Mar. 31, 2014

Author Jennifer Weiner on 'All Fall Down' – Mon., Mar. 31, 2014

Little Failure: A Memoir by Gary Shteyngart – Mon., Mar. 31, 2014

Adrian Tinniswood OBE: Lecture, Book Signing, Reception – Mon., Mar. 31, 2014

On Frank Sinatra in Films – Mon., Mar. 31, 2014

Will China Rule the World? – Sun., Mar. 30, 2014

Book Talk: But Where Is the Lamb?: Imagining the Story of Abraham and Isaac – Sun., Mar. 30, 2014

But Where is the Lamb? Imagining the Story of Abraham and Isaac – Sun., Mar. 30, 2014

Archaeology Zone – Sun., Mar. 30, 2014

Storybooks + Art – Sun., Mar. 30, 2014 - Mon., Mar. 31, 2014

Drop-in Art Workshop – Sun., Mar. 30, 2014 - Mon., Mar. 31, 2014

Manhattan’s Gold Coast, Part II: A Walking Tour – Sat., Mar. 29, 2014

Embattled Superpower: Churchill and Britain in the Aftermath of the First World War – Sat., Mar. 29, 2014

Embattled Superpower: Churchill and Britain in the Aftermath of the First World War – Sat., Mar. 29, 2014

Upper East Side Gallery Tour – Sat., Mar. 29, 2014

Philip Schultz and Michael Dickman – Fri., Mar. 28, 2014

Film Screening: The Letter (1940) – Fri., Mar. 28, 2014

DJ i:Wah at K2 Lounge – Fri., Mar. 28, 2014

Warren Niesłuchowski on “Paweł Althamer: The Neighbors” – Fri., Mar. 28, 2014

New Nordic Cinema – Fri., Mar. 28, 2014

The Wind Up: SHAPE DANCE – Thu., Mar. 27, 2014

John Varvatos with Fern Mallis – Thu., Mar. 27, 2014

The Brooklyn Quarterly Issue Two Release Party – Thu., Mar. 27, 2014

Panel Discussion: "The Future Is History: Feminist Legacies in Contemporary Art" – Thu., Mar. 27, 2014

Dalkey Archive Press: A Reading and Celebration – Thu., Mar. 27, 2014

Free Fall: Film Screening and Discussion with Filmmaker and Media Artist Peter Forgacs – Thu., Mar. 27, 2014