Past Events

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PEN World Voices Festival | Mexican Poetics: A Lecture-Performance – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

Sir Anish Kapoor in Conversation with Sir Norman Rosenthal – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

PEN World Voices Festival: Women of Mexico – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

How to Build a Fire: Flying Shoes – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

Paul Krugman in Conversation with Gillian Tett: The State of the Economy – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

Martha Redbone: Bone Hill Concert – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

Dinner and a Movie: Kill Bill vol 1 – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016 - Thu., May. 5, 2016

PEN World Voices Festival: Free Expression, a Reality Check – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

PEN World Voices Festival | Elena Ferrante: Frantumaglia – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

Neither Here Nor Now with Adam Pendleton, Ralph Lemon and Triple Canopy – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

JSTOR presents: Spectres, Traces, Phantoms, and Sparks: A Poetry Séance by Dorothea Lasky – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

Idra Novey & Stephen O'Connor at Book Culture – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

Edward Mapplethorpe – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

Children in Gold: The Refugee Crisis – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

Book Launch: Gonzo Girl by Cheryl Della Pietra in Conversation with Corey Seymour – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

The Unfinished Film – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

Robert F. Wagner, Jr., Where Are You? – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

Remembering Umberto Eco (with Kim Cattrall, Salman Rushdie & Siri Hustvedt) – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

PEN World Voices Festival | Narco-Narratives: A Lecture-Performance – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

PEN World Voices Festival | Literary Quest: Westbeth Edition – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

Nepal Earthquake, One Year Later: "Building Back Better" – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

James Traub on John Quincy Adams – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

From John Jay to the Roberts Court – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

China's Great Emperors – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

Singers' Studio: Bryan Hymel – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

Poetry Reading: Peter Nickowitz, Guy Gallo's Poems, Read by Jeannine Dominy – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

PEN World Voices Festival | Translating Activism: Ayotzinapa and Beyond – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016 - Sat., Apr. 30, 2016

Bernstein Award Finalist Series: Dan Ephron – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

Addressing Urban Inequities in Childhood: A Conceptual Framework and Practical Actions – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

Of Grammatology Re-Translated | 40th Anniversary Edition: A Tribute – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

The Restrained Discipline of Line: Nasreen Mohamedi – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

The Secret Life of the Brooklyn Bridge – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

Stage Design by Ming Cho Lee OPENING DAY – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

Sacred Architecture and Stone Figures of Ancient Guerrero at Throckmorton Fine Art OPENING DAY – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

Open Doors – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

Kozlova International Ballet Competition – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

Insuetude: Conversations in Technological Discard and Archaeological Recuperation – Thu., Apr. 28, 2016 - Fri., Apr. 29, 2016

PEN World Voices Festival | Obsession Series—Colm Tóibín: Dreaming That I'm Naked in My Old Town – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016

Cooper Union Easter Rising Events: Friends of Sinn Fein USA – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016 - Thu., Apr. 28, 2016

The Future of Progressive Politics in Israel with Merav Michaeli and Jodi Rudoren – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016

PEN World Voices Festival | In Conversation: Salman Rushdie and Barbara Goldsmith – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016

Mexico’s Latin American Leadership – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016

The Search for Life in the Universe – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016

PEN World Voices Festival: Mexico in Two Acts – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016

Morley: Circle Round Dignity, Courage & Survival – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016

Guerrilla Lit Reading Series Featuring Leland Cheuk, Kaitlyn Greenidge & Jackie Corley – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016

LIVE from the NYPL: Helen Mirren | Paul Holdengräber – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016

Inside the CIA: General (Ret) David Petraeus in Conversation – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016

Inside Out: Modern Chicano/a Culture – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016 - Fri., May. 27, 2016

Goth 101: A History of the Postpunk and Goth Subculture, 1978-1992 SOLD OUT – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016

Cooper Union Easter Rising Events: Friends of Sinn Fein USA – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016

Brainwave: What Emotion Smells Like | David Edwards + Richard L. Doty – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016

Author Talk: "Tearin' Up the Pea Patch: The Brooklyn Dodgers, 1953" – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016

@MACAULAY Author Series Presents Curtis Sittenfeld – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016

PEN World Voices Festival | Literary Quest: Tenement Museum Edition – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016

Country of Dreams: Art Festival as Social Change – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016

PERSIAN POETRY: Art and Literature Series Event – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016

PEN World Voices Festival: Expats – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016

Mozart and Die Entführung aus dem Serail – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016

Book Launch | Nineteenth-Century British Secularism: Science, Religion and Literature by Michael Rectenwald – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016

Author’s Night | Rights Come to Mind: Brain Injury, Ethics, and the Struggle for Consciousness – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016

The Dance Historian Is In: Massine's Choreartium – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016

Memories from the Golden Horseshoe: Part 2 – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016

Kozlova International Ballet Competition – Wed., Apr. 27, 2016

Obsession Series—Scott Sturgeon, aka Stza Crack, on Police Corruption and Brutality – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

Uptown Showdown: Indoorsy People vs. Outdoorsy People – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

PEN World Voices Festival | Reckoning Mexico: Cristina Rivera-Garza, Guillermo Gómez-Peña, Claudio Lomnitz, Valeria Luiselli, Guillermo Osorno, and Juan Villoro – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

Freedom, Love, and Sensuality: The Poetry of Walt Whitman – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

Aliens and a Conversation with Sigourney Weaver – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

The Stoop Series | Skin as a Canvas: Tattoo Tales & the Impact of Body Art on Contemporary Visual Culture – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

Reading Images: Metabolism, From Micro to Macro – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

Pint of Science Presents: Oceans Rising – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

PEN World Voices Festival | Risky Talking: Creative Migrations – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

PEN World Voices Festival | Country of Nowhere: The Refugee Crisis – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

PEN World Voices Festival | Andrew Solomon: Far and Away – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

Mary Wept over the Feet of Jesus with Chester Brown – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

LIVE from the NYPL: Yanis Varoufakis | And the Weak Suffer What They Must?: Europe's Crisis and America's Economic Future SOLD OUT – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

Center Talks: Saleem Haddad – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

Book Launch | A Series of Catastrophes and Miracles: A True Story of Love, Science, and Cancer by Mary Elizabeth Williams – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

ARI SETH COHEN + SIMON DOONAN – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

American Museum of Natural History Presents: Astronomy Live: The Force Fields Around Spaceship Earth – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

Thomas Jefferson and the Empire of the Imagination – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

President's Forum with Ajay Piramal: Transformational Business and Philanthropy in India and the World – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

PEN World Voices Festival: Policing the Planet – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

NYPL Hosts "Love and Science, a Memoir" for Immigrant Heritage Month – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

The Looks of Love – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

Stanley Cohen, Author of Convicting the Innocent – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

PEN World Voices Festival: Exiles – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

Dining with the Queen – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

Hollywood in the New Cold War | Caught in the Crossfire: International Media and Politics – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

Changing Constitutional Law in the Post-Scalia Era: Lessons from the Past for the Future – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

PEN World Voices Festival: I Wish to Say – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

Kozlova International Ballet Competition – Tue., Apr. 26, 2016

Frans de Waal: Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are? – Mon., Apr. 25, 2016

Brainwave: Questlove + Stuart Firestein + Daniel Humm | Food and Innovation SOLD OUT – Mon., Apr. 25, 2016

More Than a Hipster Touchstone: Neutral Milk Hotel's In the Aeroplane Over the Sea – Mon., Apr. 25, 2016

Michael Strahan in Conversation with Jonathan Tisch – Mon., Apr. 25, 2016

Communitas: Curated by Frank J. Miles – Mon., Apr. 25, 2016

Artist to Artist: Jane Krakowski – Mon., Apr. 25, 2016

PEN World Voices Festival | Opening Night: The Drug Edition – Mon., Apr. 25, 2016

PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature – Mon., Apr. 25, 2016 - Sun., May. 1, 2016

Modern Mondays: An Evening with Lynette Wallworth – Mon., Apr. 25, 2016

A Night of Poetry From Pittsburgh University Press – Mon., Apr. 25, 2016

Speaking of Science – Mon., Apr. 25, 2016

Valerio Magrelli: The Condominium of Flesh (with Jonathan Galassi) – Mon., Apr. 25, 2016

Everest, The First Ascent – Mon., Apr. 25, 2016

Black Lives Matter 101: A Comprehensive Course in Black Social Movements – Mon., Apr. 25, 2016

Henry Cohen Lecture Series – Mon., Apr. 25, 2016 - Mon., May. 9, 2016

Fraternal Art Symposium – Mon., Apr. 25, 2016

NY Obscura Society Cinema Club: Death Drug – Sun., Apr. 24, 2016

Tribeca Talks | O.J.: Made in America with Ezra Edelman and TheUndefeated.com – Sun., Apr. 24, 2016

Tobias Madison and Matthew Lutz-Kinoy | Rotting Wood: the Dripping Word: Shūji Terayama’s "Kegawa no Marii" – Sun., Apr. 24, 2016

Gwe—Young Man of New Guinea—A Dramatic Reading – Sun., Apr. 24, 2016

Mo Willems Sketching Tours: Don’t Let the Pigeon Draw in the Galleries! – Sun., Apr. 24, 2016

BK: Speculative Fiction Matinee with Sunil Patel, Keffy Kehrli, and Leanna Renee Hieber – Sun., Apr. 24, 2016

Gangland New York: The Places and Faces of Mob History – Sun., Apr. 24, 2016

The Secret City – Sun., Apr. 24, 2016

The Reality About Decommissioning Nuclear Power Plants – Sun., Apr. 24, 2016

Brainwave | Nathalie Pozzi + Eric Zimmerman: Waiting Rooms – Sat., Apr. 23, 2016

Gloom, Torment and Nightmare: Francisco Goya's Black Paintings SOLD OUT – Sat., Apr. 23, 2016

Tribeca Talks: Baz Luhrmann with Nelson George – Sat., Apr. 23, 2016

Tobias Madison and Matthew Lutz-Kinoy | Rotting Wood: the Dripping Word: Shūji Terayama’s "Kegawa no Marii" – Sat., Apr. 23, 2016

Lower East Side Art Gallery Tour – Sat., Apr. 23, 2016

Comics: Pushing the Boundaries – Sat., Apr. 23, 2016

Chinatown: A Walk Through History – Sat., Apr. 23, 2016

Culture Shock – Sat., Apr. 23, 2016

The Bronx During the Ice Age: A Prehistoric Stroll Through Pelham Bay Park – Sat., Apr. 23, 2016

Early Chinese Buddhist Sculpture From the Northern Dynasties at Throckmorton Fine Art CLOSING DAY – Sat., Apr. 23, 2016

Sustainapalooza III: Earth Week 2016 – Sat., Apr. 23, 2016

Tribeca Talks: Special Correspondents – Fri., Apr. 22, 2016

Art for a Sustainable Future: A Conversation on Climate Change and Art Activism – Fri., Apr. 22, 2016

Tribeca Talks: Tom Hanks with John Oliver – Fri., Apr. 22, 2016

Reading Against Time: Transhistoricism and Early Modern Literature – Fri., Apr. 22, 2016

Wolcott Gibbs, E. B. White, James Thurber, and the Golden Age of The New Yorker with Author Thomas Vinciguerra – Fri., Apr. 22, 2016

A Wicked Tour of the Fourth Ward – Fri., Apr. 22, 2016

Hannah Arendt-Reiner Schurmann Memorial Symposium "Feminism, Capitalism and Social Transformation" – Fri., Apr. 22, 2016

Shakespeare Birthday Bash – Fri., Apr. 22, 2016

Special "Tribeca Talks" Event: Free Like the Birds – Thu., Apr. 21, 2016

International Writers Series: Viet Thanh Nguyen and Vu Tran – Thu., Apr. 21, 2016

Freedom and Order in Jazz Age Art: Picasso & Hemingway – Thu., Apr. 21, 2016

Fashion Icons with Fern Mallis: Missoni in Conversation—An Evening with Angela Missoni and Rosita Missoni – Thu., Apr. 21, 2016

Camille Hanson: The Sacrifice of Giants – Thu., Apr. 21, 2016

The Universe in Your Hand – Thu., Apr. 21, 2016

powerHouse Books Launch | Mile O’Mud: The Culture of Swamp Buggy Racing – Thu., Apr. 21, 2016

Obscura Society NY: Odyssey of the Mind – Thu., Apr. 21, 2016

McNally Jackson Live: On Pretentiousness: Dan Fox in Conversation with Asad Raza. Moderated by Christian Lorentzen – Thu., Apr. 21, 2016

Let’s Walk: A Peripatetic Conversation Series with Philosopher Simon Critchley – Thu., Apr. 21, 2016

Bad Women: A Discussion About Women, Character and Likability – Thu., Apr. 21, 2016

"God Almighty Hisself" with Author Mitchell Nathanson – Thu., Apr. 21, 2016

The Japanese Garden: Secrets of Natural Landscape Design SOLD OUT – Thu., Apr. 21, 2016

The Changing Face of Brooklyn’s Latino Community – Thu., Apr. 21, 2016

China's Great Emperors – Thu., Apr. 21, 2016

When God Isn't Green: A World-Wide Journey to Places Where Religious Practice and Environmentalism Collide – Thu., Apr. 21, 2016

SURE HOUSE: A Model of Resiliency – Thu., Apr. 21, 2016

PEN World Voices Festival – Thu., Apr. 21, 2016

A Cocktail of Glamour and Anarchy: The Rumi Missabu Papers – Thu., Apr. 21, 2016

Tribeca Talks: I Voted? – Thu., Apr. 21, 2016

Tribeca Talks: Starring Austin Pendleton – Thu., Apr. 21, 2016

Hannah Arendt-Reiner Schurmann Memorial Symposium: "Feminism, Capitalism and Social Transformation" – Thu., Apr. 21, 2016 - Fri., Apr. 22, 2016

The Secret Life of the Brooklyn Bridge – Thu., Apr. 21, 2016

What Everyone's Talking About: Ruth Reichl – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

Selected Shorts: Kelly Link and Helen Oyeyemi – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

Danke Schoen: A Spiritual Analysis of Ferris Bueller's Day Off – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

Cokie Roberts on DC Women During the Civil War – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

TimesTalks: Tilda Swinton, Ralph Fiennes and Luca Guadagnino SOLD OUT – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

Thee Majesty I’m Looking for You, Can You See Me? – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

FSG Presents: Adina Hoffman in Conversation with Lisa Cohen – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

DAVE ISAY + JOHN HOCKENBERRY – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

Craig Dykers and Elaine Molinar – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

Book Launch: How to Smoke Pot (Properly) – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

Behind the Walls: Shadows of the New England Asylums – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

"War is Beautiful": Discussion with Author David Shields – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

Pattern & Decoration and Femmage: Then and Now – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

Dialogues in the Visual Arts, Series III: Walt Whitman: The Legacy Continues in the Book Arts – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

ChinaFile Presents: The End of China’s Economic Miracle? – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

Author’s Night: "Teaching Cultural Competence in Nursing and Health Care: Inquiry, Action, and Innovation, Third Edition" – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

Tribeca Talks: Alfonso Cuarón – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

The Irresistible Resistance: Earth Week 2016 – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

Memory Trace OPENING – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

Louise Fishman in Conversation | An Art Book Series Event – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

Creative Collaborations: Designing Signature Product Lines – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

Cephalonia by Luigi Ballerini – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

Austerity Measures – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

Tribeca Talks: Jodie Foster with Julie Taymor – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

The Economics of Rights: Does the Right to Counsel Increase Crime? – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

Tribeca Talks: Francis Ford Coppola with Jay McInerney – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

Tribeca Talks: Tribeca/ESPN Sports Film Festival Conversations – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

The Invasive Other—34th Social Research Conference – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016 - Thu., Apr. 21, 2016

Memories from the Golden Horseshoe: Part 1 – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

Tribeca Talks: Daring Women Summit Powered by The List – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016

STOP, UNRAVEL, ABSORB Exhibition – Wed., Apr. 20, 2016 - Fri., May. 20, 2016

The Stoop Series: Welcome to the Afrofuture – Tue., Apr. 19, 2016

Panic at the Pump: The Energy Crisis and the Transformation of American Politics in the 1970s – Tue., Apr. 19, 2016

LIVE from the NYPL: Rosanne Cash – Tue., Apr. 19, 2016

Kosher USA – Tue., Apr. 19, 2016

From God of Vengeance to Indecent – Tue., Apr. 19, 2016

Bringing Back the Cabinet of Curiosities, Including a Brief and Wondrous History of the Wunderkammer – Tue., Apr. 19, 2016

The Confidence Game: Why We Fall for It...Every Time – Tue., Apr. 19, 2016

Iraq and the Middle East – Tue., Apr. 19, 2016

Eat, Drink & Be Literary 2016: Yiyun Li – Tue., Apr. 19, 2016